AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PotentiaMetrics, an Austin, TX based healthcare data and artificial intelligence company, appointed distinguished innovator, Dr. Jerry Henderson as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Henderson will be responsible for the development and management of the firms' clinical data registries analytics platforms.
Dr. Henderson previously served as Chair of both the Informatics Governance and the Inpatient Clinical Informatics Committees at MD Anderson. During his 15-year tenure at MD Anderson he implemented an Oncologic Emergency Medicine fellowship, the first of its kind in the world. He also designed and implemented Zero-G, an oncologic-specific electronic health record that led to him receiving The Innovator of the Year award.
Dr. Henderson has special interest in emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine-learning, and deep learning to support and improve patient care. The MyCancerJourney platform provides patient-specific survival estimates while improving clinical outcomes and empowering patients to become partners in the decision-making process.
Dr. Henderson earned his medical degree from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and completed his MBA at Rice University. He maintains a board certification in Clinical Informatics.
Robert Palmer, Chief Executive Officer, stated, "I could not be more thrilled to add Jerry to the team. His experience and expertise in the field will be invaluable to PotentiaMetrics."
PotentiaMetrics develops unique outcomes and insights solutions to support more informed, value-based treatment decisions that lead to better outcomes and reduced costs.