Robert Schmidt, MD, PhD, MBA

Director, Center for Effective Medical Testing
Dr. Schmidt is an associate professor of pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He received his MD from the University of Sydney and is board certified in clinical pathology and clinical informatics. Dr. Schmidt leads a research group that focuses on methodological issues, evidence synthesis, cost-effectiveness analysis, and health-services research related to diagnostic testing. Prior to completing medical school, Dr. Schmidt was an associate professor of operations management at the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business, where he specialized in operations analysis, technology strategy, and information systems.