Eugene Gitelman, MD

Clinical Informatics Manager

Eugene Gitelman serves as a clinical informatics manager for the Acceleration Lab at the Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation and a hospitalist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is also an assistant professor of medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine.

Eugene's work focuses on providing clinicians with the tools they need to improve patient care and evaluate new interventions. His work focuses heavily on pulling data from the EMR and recreating it in new customized tools – including alerts and dashboards. Since joining the team, Eugene has led development on Agent, a web application platform that delivers real-time clinical data to health care providers via customized messages to a mobile phone or a collaborative patient list on a web dashboard.  Prior to joining the team, he developed several web applications, including PennRolodoc, an application that provides real-time on-call information to clinicians.

Eugene received his bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006, graduated AOA from Washington University in St. Louis in 2011 and completed his residency in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2014. Eugene learned to build web apps during downtime in residency. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Clinical Informatics.


Select publications:

Wilson FP, Sashaty M, Testani J, Aqeel I, Borovskiy Y, Ellenberg S, Feldman H, Fernandez H, Gitelman Y, Lin J, Negoianu D, Parikh C, Reese P, Urbani R, Fuchs B. Automated Electronic Alerts for Acute Kidney Injury: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Lancet. Feb 2015

Wilson FP, Reese PP, Shashaty M, Gitelman Y, Bansal A, Urbani R, Feldman H, Ellenberg S, Fuchs B. A Trial of In-Hospital, Electronic Alerts for Acute Kidney Injury: Design and Rationale. Clinical Trials. July 2014


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