Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Med Ctr Dallas (1999)

Research Interest

  • Technology Assessment
  • Development of Clinical Decision Support Software
  • Healthcare Delivery for Indigent Populations


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Clinical Information Technologies and Inpatient Outcomes: A Multiple Hospital Study
Amarasingham R, Plantinga L, Diener M, Gaskin, DJ, Powe, NR Archives of Internal Medicine January 2009 169(2) 108-114
Measuring Clinical Information Technology in the ICU Setting: Application in a Quality Improvement Collaborative
Amarasingham R, Pronovost P, Diener-West M, Goeschel C, Dorman T, Thiemann DR, Powe NR Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association May 2007 14(3) 288-294
Clinical Information Technology (CIT) Capabilities in Four U.S. Hospitals: Testing a New Structural Performance Measure.
Amarasingham R. Diener-West M, Weiner M. Herbers J, Lehmann H. Powe N. Medical Care 2006 44 216-224
County Hospitals and Regionalization: An Analysis of Out-of-County Costs.
Amarasingham R, Pickens S, Anderson RJ. Texas Medicine 2004 100(6) 56-59
Disease conditions most frequently evaluated among the homeless in Dallas.
Amarasingham R, Spalding SH. Anderson RJ. J Health Care Poor Underserved May 2001 12(2) 162-176

Honors & Awards

  • Health Care Hero of Dallas
    Dallas Business Journal (2009)
  • Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar
    Johns Hopkins University (2003)
  • Institute Scholar
    Texas Institute for Health Policy Research (2002)
  • Bryan Williams Merit Scholarship
    UT Southwestern (1995)
  • Lida Shaw King Prize in Neuroscience
    Brown University (1995)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • AcademyHealth
  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
  • Society for General Internal Medicine