Dr. C. Martin Harris, M.D., M.B.A.

CIO & Chairman
Information Technology Division

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

C. Martin Harris, M.D., M.B.A., is the Chief Information Officer and Chairman of the Information Technology Division of Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.   Additionally, Dr. Harris is the Executive Director of e-Cleveland Clinic, a series of e-health clinical programs offered over the Internet.

Dr. Harris’ interest and expertise in the area of improving the practice of medicine through the innovative application of information technology, is reflected in his numerous appointments to national technology organizations including:

  • American Health Information Community Successor Inc. Board
  • Health & Human Services Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine
  • HIMSS Board Member  
  • Appointed to the President’s Commission on Care for America’s Returning Wounded Warriors
  • Appointed to the Congressional Commission on Systemic Interoperability, which studies the steps required to develop a national health information network

Dr. Harris received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.  His residency training in general internal medicine was completed at The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  He completed a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar fellowship in General Internal Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and holds a Masters in Business Administration in Health Care Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.