Jhon Camacho Sanchez, MS

Research Interests: 

Implementation Science, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence Applied to Health Organizations

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Biomedical Informatics

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BA (2003, Digital Engineering) Pontificia University Javeriana, Colombia

MS (2012, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


Best Graduation Project Nominee. “Camaleon – Integrated Development Environment for the ASM51 Microcontroller Family.  2003, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana


Career Objective:  To develop a consulting company with a focus on clinical informatics that provides value to clients in the form of improved access to information and greater decision support.



Camacho, J., Zanoletti-Mannello, M., Landis-Lewis, Z., Kane-Gill, S. L., & Boyce, R. D. (2020). A Conceptual Framework to Study the Implementation of Clinical Decision Support Systems (BEAR): Literature Review and Concept Mapping. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 22(8), e18388.


Camacho, J., Ch, A. M. M., Landis-Lewis, Z., Douglas, G., & Boyce, R. (2018). Comparing a Mobile Decision Support System Versus the Use of Printed Materials for the Implementation of an Evidence-Based Recommendation: Protocol for a Qualitative Evaluation. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(4), e105.


Rodriguez, V., Moreno, S., Camacho, J., Gómez-Restrepo, C., de Santacruz, C., Rodriguez, M. N., & Martínez, N. T. (2016). [Design and implementation of the data collection instruments for the National Mental Health Survey Colombia 2015]. Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatría, 45, 9–18.

Suárez-Obando, F., Gómez-Restrepo, C., Camacho, J., de la Hoz, A. M., Ruiz Morales, Á. J., Maldonado, P., & López, P. (2016). [Clinical Practice Guides Portal: digital strategy (e-learning) for the dissemination of clinical practice guides developed in Colombia]. Universitas Médica, 57(1).


Camacho, J. (2015). [Data preparation]. In [Clinical Epidemiology: applied clinical research]. Ed. Médica Panamericana.


Camacho, J. (2015). [Database building]. In [Clinical Epidemiology: applied clinical research]. Ed. Médica Panamericana.


Camacho, J. (2015). [Data modeling]. In [Clinical Epidemiology: applied clinical research]. Ed. Médica Panamericana.


Montealegre-Pomar, A., Domínguez-Perilla, A., Puentes-Sanchez, S., & Camacho, J. (2014). [Difficulties perceived by the parents of kangaroo babies, when facing discharge after hospitalization in the newborn unit.]. XI Congreso Anual SIBEN - Sociedad Iberoamericana de Neonatología.


Camacho, J., Suarez-Obando, F., & Restrepo, C. G. (2013). Using mobile applications to support dissemination and implementation of clinical practice guidelines in Colombia. The 1st Symposium of Health Informatics in Latin American and the Caribbean (SHILAC2013).


Camacho, J., Moreno, S., Suarez-Obando, F., Puyana, J. C., & Gómez-Restrepo, C. (2013). [The Natural Language Process and Its Relationship With Mental Health Research]. Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatría, 42(2), 227–233.


Suárez-Obando, F., & Camacho, J. (2013). [Standards in Medical Informatics: Fundamentals and Applications]. Rev. Colomb. Psiquiatr, 42(3), 295–302.


Suarez-obando, F., Camacho, J., & Gómez-restrepo, C. (2013). Communication Strategy for Clinical Practice Guidelines , through electronic means : CPGs - Web in Colombia. The 1st Symposium of Health Informatics in Latin American and the Caribbean (SHILAC2013).


Puyana, J., Ordoñez, P., Gomez, C., Rojas, C., Ruiz, A., Ruiz, J. G., Camacho, J., & Douglas, G. (2011). Identifying Needs for Informatics Solutions in Latin America. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings 2011.


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