Titus K. Schleyer

Titus K. Schleyer, PhD

Professor of Medicine



Titus Schleyer, DMD, PhD, is Professor of Biomedical Informatics at the Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, and a Research Scientist at the Center for Biomedical Informatics at the Regenstrief Institute (http://www.regenstrief.org). He holds DMD degrees from the Goethe University of Frankfurt/M, Germany, and Temple University, Philadelphia, as well as a PhD degree in molecular biology from the Goethe University of Frankfurt/M and an MBA degree in Health Administration from Temple University. Dr. Schleyer has been active in biomedical informatics research since 1989, conducting seminal research on electronic dental records and Internet applications, and workflow and human-computer interaction in dentistry. Dr. Schleyer was a co-director of the Biomedical Informatics Training Program of the School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh. He founded the Department of Dental Informatics at Temple University, as well as the Center for Dental Informatics at the University of Pittsburgh. Primarily funded by the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Schleyer's current research is focused on making information from various sources more accessible in clinicians' workflows, big data mining for population health management and research, , developing analytics and visualizations to address the opioid epidemic, and the development of the Indiana Learning Health Systems Initiative. Together with Dr. Brian Dixon, he established and co-directs the NLM-funded Indiana Public and Population Health Informatics program at Indiana University.


(317) 274-9204 

General Internal Medicine
Regenstrief Institute 1101 W 10th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202


Titles & Appointments

  • Adjunct Professor, School of Informatics and Computing
  • Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health
  • Adjunct Professor, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indiana, IN