Brian Jacobs, MD

Vice President, Chief Medical Information Officer and Chief Information Officer
Children’s National Health System
Dr. Jacobs is a Professor of Pediatrics at George Washington University and Vice President, Chief Medical Information Officer, Chief Information Officer and a Critical Care faculty member at Children’s National Health System in Washington, DC. In this capacity, he is the Executive Director of the Center for Pediatric Informatics and directs the Children’s IQ Network® a pediatric health information exchange in the DC metropolitan region. Dr. Jacobs has authored numerous journal articles, book chapters, abstracts, and scientific presentations and has helped the organization achieve a HIMSS Davies Award in 2017. He frequently shares his knowledge in the pediatric space as a guest lecturer at conferences, leadership forums, and hospitals. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Critical Care Medicine and HIMSS. He also is a member of the Society for Pediatric Research, the Association of Medical Directors of Information Services, past member of the HIMSS Board of Directors.