Carol V. Brown appointed to MDAdvisor editorial board

Brown is a Distinguished Professor and Program Director of Healthcare IT Management at Stevens

9/20/2010

HOBOKEN, N.J. - Carol V. Brown, Ph.D., a Distinguished Professor in Stevens Institute of Technology’s Howe School of Technology Management, has been appointed to the editorial board of MDAdvisor: A Journal for the New Jersey Medical Community. MDAdvisor is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by MDAdvantage Insurance Company of New Jersey, a leading provider of medical professional liability insurance.

MDAdvantage provides important, up-to-date medical information to New Jersey physicians, hospital CEOs and other practitioners licensed to practice in the state, as well as public health professionals and others who have an interest in New Jersey healthcare.

At Stevens, Brown serves as Program Director, Healthcare IT Management . She is responsible for the development and delivery of a post-baccalaureate Healthcare IT Management certificate program, a curriculum designed to increase the knowledge of both healthcare providers and information technology professionals.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Brown to the MDAdvisor editorial board ,” said Patricia A. Costante, Chairman and CEO of MDAdvantage Insurance Company of New Jersey. “Her mix of academic expertise and practical knowledge will complement the highly esteemed members of the board.”

Editor-in-chief Henry H. Sherk, M.D., commented, “The editorial board is committed to supporting and educating the New Jersey medical community. Dr. Brown’s expertise in healthcare information technology will provide much-needed guidance to New Jersey physicians at a time when information technology is such an important and complicated issue.”

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About Stevens Institute of Technology
Founded in 1870 and celebrating 140 Years of Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University, is one of the leading technological universities in the world dedicated to learning and research. Through its broad-based curricula, nurturing of creative inventiveness, and cross disciplinary research, the Institute is at the forefront of global challenges in engineering, science, and technology management. Partnerships and collaboration between, and among, business, industry, government and other universities contribute to the enriched environment of the Institute. A new model for technology commercialization in academe, known as Technogenesis®, involves external partners in launching business enterprises to create broad opportunities and shared value.

Stevens offers baccalaureates, master’s and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science and management, in addition to a baccalaureate degree in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. The university has a total enrollment of 2,234 undergraduate and 3,700 graduate students with more than 400 faculty. Stevens’ graduate programs have attracted international participation from China, India, Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America. Additional information may be obtained from its web page at www.stevens.edu.

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