Jonathan M. Tan, MD, MPH, MBI is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Keck School of Medicine and of Spatial Sciences at the University of Southern California. In addition, Dr. Tan serves on the faculty of the USC’s Population, Health and Place Ph.D Program as part of the Spatial Sciences Institute. Dr. Tan is board certified in Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Clinical Informatics, and Medical Quality.
Following his clinical training, Dr. Tan was awarded the Joseph E. Robert Jr. Fellowship in Pediatric Innovation at the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at the Children’s National Health System in Washington, DC. Dr. Tan then moved to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics. During this time, Dr. Tan was appointed as a Senior Fellow at both the Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, and at the Center for Public Health Initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his Master’s in Biomedical Informatics at the Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine.
Dr. Tan’s research focuses on developing data linkage techniques from electronic health records, census, environmental exposure, and business intelligence data to understand the impact of location and social determinants of health on children.
Through the use of spatial analysis, Dr. Tan is improving the way we risk stratify, communicate and care for pediatric patients.