Vitaly Herasevich

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Vitaly Herasevich, MD, PhD, MSc, FCCM, CPHIMS, is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Division of Critical Care, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. He has been involved in medical informatics for over 20 years, with a specific concentration on applied clinical informatics in critical care and the science of health care delivery. He was born in Belarus, where he earned his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees, and joined the Mayo Clinic in 2006. He codirects the Clinical Informatics in Intensive Care program as part of a research group that works to decrease complications and improve outcomes for critically ill patients through systematic research and quality improvement. He is interested in studying and developing clinical syndromic surveillance alerting systems (“sniffers”), clinical data visualization (novel patient-centered EMR), and complex large data warehousing for health care predictive and prescriptive analytics as well as outcome reporting. He is co-inventor of number of technologies including AWARE platform, resulting in technologies commercialization. He has coauthored 80 articles and authored two editions of his book Computer for Physician. As part of an education effort, Dr. Herasevich teaches medical informatics classes at the Mayo Medical School and Mayo Graduate School. He is active within informatics and professional societies, serving on a number of committees.