Biography

Dr. Brannon completed a fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine (neonatology) at Southwestern in 1994, and worked in private practice at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas for the next 14 years. In 1996 he implemented a computerized clinical information system for the Baylor Neonatal ICU, an early-generation EMR and the first of its kind in the Dallas area. He holds a Master of Science degree in Health Informatics from the UT Health Science Center at Houston, and is Board-Certified in Pediatrics, Neonatology, and Clinical Informatics.

In 2016-2017 he worked in Ohio as Medical Director for Inpatient Informatics at the Cleveland Clinic, before returning to Southwestern in 2018.

Education & Training
  • Other Post Graduate Training - UT Health Science Center at Houston (2004-2010)
  • Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical School (1984-1988)
  • Internship - UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (1988-1989), Pediatrics
  • Residency - UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (1989-1991), Pediatrics
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (1991-1994), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine
  • Graduate School - UT Health Science Center at Houston (2004-2010), Health Informatics
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Texas Medical Association (1994)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (1994)
  • American Medical Association (1994)
  • American Medical Informatics Association (1998)
Honors & Awards
  • Roberta Joy Uhr Award 1988, in Pediatric Research, Southwestern Medical School
Books & Publications
Research
  • Software Usability
  • Human-Computer Interaction