Susan K. Newbold, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, FHIMSS, FAMIA, is a Consultant in Healthcare Informatics based in Franklin, TN., US. Dr. Newbold is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and AMIA. Her PhD from the University of Maryland, Baltimore is in Nursing Informatics.
Identified as a pioneer in nursing informatics, Dr. Newbold co-edited five books and has written numerous articles on informatics topics. Susan has consulted in informatics in the US, Australia, Canada, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, New Zealand, Qatar, Singapore, Slovenia and Taiwan. Susan earned an Excellence in Teaching Award from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, the HIT Men-HIT Women award for improving patient care through health information technology, was selected as a “Women to Watch” by the Nashville Medical News and the HIMSS 2015 Chapter Leader of the Year awarded in 2016. Dr. Newbold is the Recipient of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing 2019 Virginia K. Saba Nursing Informatics Leadership Award.
AMIA NIWG Roles:
- History Committee Co-Chair
- Secretary, AMIA NIWG