Dax Marek Westerman, MS

Principal Application Developer
Center For Population Health Informatics

Office Address
Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI) Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2525 West End Avenue
Suite 1400
Nashville
Tennessee
37203
615-873-8005

Dax Westerman, MS, has worked as an enterprise-level software architect, developer, and database analyst / DBA for nearly two decades, specializing in the area of 24/7 n-tier web and system development.  Dax has worked at all points of the software development lifecycle and the development stack in several areas of private industry as well as operational and research-based endeavors within his current appointment. Dax developed a passion for Biomedical Informatics during his M.S. in Computer Science, wherein he performed research involving high speed cluster detection in medical imaging (mammography and diabetic retinopathy) for abnormalities. This interest continues in his work at the center.