Judy Baumhauer MD MPH FAAOS FAOA

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs,
UR School of Medicine and Dentistry;
UR Clinical Health Informatics Core University of Rochester Medical Center

Dr. Baumhauer is a tenured Professor and serves as the Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. In addition to providing clinical care and performing surgery, she holds the position as the Director of the Clinical Health Informatics Core for the UR Health Care System and is a board of director of Accountable Health Partners, ACO for the Rochester Region.

She received her bachelor’s degree from Springfield College, Master degree in Biology from Middlebury College, and Doctorate of Medicine from the University Of Vermont College Of Medicine. She completed orthopaedic residency at the Medical Center Hospital of Vermont and a Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the Medical College master’s in public health degree from the University of Rochester Department of Community and Preventive Medicine.

Dr. Baumhauer is the past president of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) and Eastern Orthopaedic Association. Dr. Baumhauer currently is the President of the PROMIS Health Organization. Dr. Baumhauer has published over two hundred peer reviewed papers and book chapters. Her research interest focuses on the use of patient reported outcomes (PROs) in clinical decision-making to improve the care provided to patients. She has studied how collecting and sharing PROs affect patient engagement, patient satisfaction and clinical efficiency. Dr. Baumhauer is a Board of Trustee for the American Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and a reviewer for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Foot and Ankle International, American Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, and the Journal of Orthopaedic Research.