Publications in VIVO

Conlon, Mike Co-director


Dr. Conlon is Co-director of the University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute, and past Director of Biomedical Informatics, UF College of Medicine. His responsibilities include expansion and integration of research and clinical resources, and strategic planning for translational research. Previously, Dr. Conlon served as PI of the VIVO project, leading a team of 180 investigators at seven schools in the development, implementation and advancement of an open source, semantic web application for research discovery. Dr. Conlon has served as Chief Information Officer of the University of Florida Health Science Center where he directed network and video services, desktop support, media and graphics, application development, teaching support, strategic planning and distance learning. His current interests include enterprise change and organizational issues translation, adoption of information technology, and organization of research resources.

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research overview

  • PI on VIVO grant purposed with improving all of science by providing the means for sharing and using current, accurate and precise information regarding scientists’ interests, activities and accomplishments.

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teaching overview

  • Over 150 guest lectures in Anesthesiology, Dentistry, Dietetics, Nursing, Computer Science, Business, Decision and Information Sciences, Architecture, English, Engineering, Library Science, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Public Health, Agriculture, Medicine, Surgery, Physics, Chemistry, Classics, Neonatology, Statistics, Veterinary Medicine. Topics include data for use on a computer, biomedical informatics, research discovery, enabling clinical and translational science, web site creation and maintenance, web-based clinical trials, integrated data repositories, ERP strategy, health information technology, ethics in research, and design and analysis of clinical studies.


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  • informatics, research networking, research discovery, research support, infrastructure, enterprise systems, identity management, clinical research, semantic web, electronic data capture