About Jason Baron, MD

Jason Baron, MD, is a medical director in the Core Laboratory and an investigator in Pathology Informatics within the Department of Pathology at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Baron's research interests are focused on clinical decision support for laboratory testing and the application of statistical methods, and "big-data" analytics to enhance laboratory diagnosis. He is particularly interested in the use of artificial intelligence to derive more precise and patient-specific, diagnostic, prognostic and prescriptive information from sets of routine "commodity" laboratory data. His clinical responsibilities include overseeing reference laboratory testing as well as advancing quality improvement and utilization management initiatives throughout the Core Lab. 

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Locations

Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
617-726-0610

Medical Education

  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventitive Medicine

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Research

Research interests include

  • Use of machine learning to improve the diagnostic value of laboratory testing
  • Clinical decision support for laboratory testing 
  • Applications of informatics and big-data analytics to laboratory utilization management

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