Jane M. Carrington, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing
Member, Cognitive Science GIDP

Dr. Jane Carrington is an Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing. The focus of her research is improving the effectiveness of the electronic health records as a communication system.  Leading an interdisciplinary team of computer, linguistic, and health care scientists, she is working to develop and test interfaces designed to improve communication among members of the health care team to increase patient safety and outcomes.  Their work is guided by human factors principles.