to healthcare transformation. A true pioneer of digital health, Blackford served on the AHRQ evidence-based Care Transformation Support (ACTS) Roadmap working group, served as Chair of the Steering Committee for the Patient-centered Clinical Decision Support Learning Network
. He is past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
, the Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS)
, and the Computer-based Patient Record Institute (CPRI).