Chris Garcia, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Director of Pathology Informatics

Dr. Garcia is AP/CP board certified and acts as the director of Pathology Informatics. His expertise is in the development of information and decision support systems that support diagnostic work in the areas of Anatomic, Molecular, and Clinical Pathology. These systems support and supplement the LIS’s functionality across the entire total testing cycle.

Research Interests
  • Enterprise transformation of healthcare delivery in the digital era
  • Digital Pathology
  • Cognitive environments
  • Computational Pathology
  • Informatics education
  • Role of informatics in laboratory management
  • Development of expert systems for laboratory test selection.
Professional Background
  • Assistant Medical Director of Informatics at ARUP (2013-2014)
Educational Background
  • M.D. from University of Illinois
  • AP/CP Residency at University of Utah
  • Pathology Informatics fellowship at MGH/Harvard
  • Masters in Systems Design and Management at MIT
Board Certifications
  • AP/CP

Selected Publications

Research

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

Chris Garcia, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Director of Pathology Informatics

Phone: (414)805-7049 / Fax: (414) 805-8456
cgarcia@mcw.edu

Office Address
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI, USA 53226