William Barnett is the Chief Research Informatics Officer (CRIO) for the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) and the Regenstrief Institute. In that role, he has a dual integrated mission. First, to provide, integrate, and advance biomedical informatics services, including process-based services like the clinical trials, data management, and web portal services provided by the Indiana CTSI, and also to lead the research data and analytics services. Secondly, to provide informatics research leadership to develop and apply innovative informatics approaches to advancing healthcare research as a Regenstrief Investigator. He is also a Visiting Associate Research Professor in the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at the IU School of Medicine. Having recently come from the Research Technologies Division of the University Information Technology Services at Indiana University, Bill has extensive experience developing IT services for clinical and genomics research utilizing high performance cyberinfrastructures.
Bill is an Associate Director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research. He is on the Steering Committee for the Association for American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Information Resources (GIR). He currently lives in Bloomington Indiana. An old world prehistoric archaeologist by training, his archaeological research focuses on the emergence of pottery and the establishment of the first agricultural societies. Married with 4 children, he enjoys hiking and camping, gardening, and is trying to improve his game of golf.