Daniel B. Hier MD MBA

Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology and Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Hier is neurologist with interests in stroke, dementia, machine learning, medical ontologies, and electronic health records. He holds a BA degree from Harvard College, an MD degree from Harvard Medical School and an MBA from University of Illinois at Chicago. He completed a neurology residency and research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. Previously he was Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Chicago and John S. Garvin Professor of Neurology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is currently emeritus Professor of Neurology at University of Illinois at Chicago and adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Adjunct Professor of Chemistry at the Missouri University of Science and Technology.

His board certified in Adult Neurology and Clinical Informatics by the American Board of Medical Specialties. He is an active member of the Applied Computer Intelligence Laboratory in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology. His current research interests include machine learning in neurology, blood biomarkers after traumatic brain injury, computational neurology, and applications of ontologies to electronic health records.