Kari Stephens

Biomedical Informatics

Kari Stephens, PhD, is the Director of Data QUEST and a clinical psychologist and biomedical informaticist with the UW Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education departments. Her research has two substantive areas, namely: 1) treating populations affected by violence and trauma and 2) electronic health record data sharing to improve health in disadvantage populations. Her goal is to improve health at a population level using both evidence-based behavioral treatments where and when they have the most reach and potency while leveraging the power of big electronic health data.