Meenakshi Mishra is a student in the Ph.D. program in clinical informatics in the Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE) at OHSU. She is a recipient of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) training fellowship. Before starting the Ph.D. program in clinical informatics, Meenakshi worked as a certified clinical research professional, managing and coordinating clinical trials in oncology and bone marrow transplant. She was responsible for ensuring that the trials were conducted ethically, following good clinical practice and strict institutional, state and federal regulations. Meenakshi holds a Master of Science degree in Biotechnology from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, and a Master of Public Health degree from University of South Carolina at Columbia, USA. Meenakshi is interested in secondary uses of EHR data and in improving patient safety through better clinical decision support systems.