Vladimir brings an international and multidisciplinary perspective across biomedical science, clinical medicine, and public/global health. Combining an understanding of the big picture with an ability to dive deep into technology and data, he is committed to strengthening public health on a global scale through realizing the power of informatics.
As medical informatics specialist for Singapore's National Electronic Health Record system, Vladimir handled issues across areas of integration, design, standards, testing, and policy, as well as spearheaded data mapping for the Singapore Ministry of Health's electronic laboratory reporting initiative. He devised the Health Interoperability Standards Framework as consultant for the Cambodia Ministry of Health, analyzed Semantic Web technologies as visiting student researcher at Stanford University, and developed the Disease Categorization Project for the WHO Initiative for Vaccine Research. He completed house officer training in Singapore’s public hospitals and an internship at the WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific.
Vladimir holds a BSc in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of British Columbia, MBBS from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, and MS in Health Informatics from Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University. He is also a graduate of the Safety, Quality, Informatics and Leadership program at Harvard Medical School, and concurrently pursuing an MPH at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.