Michael Lanham, MD

Associate Chief Medical Information Officer
Clinical Assistant Professor of Learning Health Sciences
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Fertility and Reproductive Health

Biography

Dr. Lanham completed his medical school, residency, and fellowship training in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Michigan.  He is also board-certified in Clinical Informatics.  His academic interests include the interface and interaction of usability, information systems, quality of care, and clinician burnout.  He serves as the Associate Chief Medical Information Officer for Provider Builders and Custom Workflows/Programming at Michigan Medicine.  Nationally, he serves as a reviewer for the International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, as the chair for the Epic REI Steering Board, and as a member of the ASRM Technology Committee. He has invented and developed software to assist infertility patients with their medication inventory and administration management during complex fertility treatment, which is currently being studied in a multi-site trial.  He enjoys living in Ann Arbor and being active outdoors with his husband and two sons.

Areas of Interest

Research and scholarly interests: Software usability, implementation science, clinical decision support, burnout predictors and interventions, information-seeking behaviors, public perceptions of infertility, predictors of ovarian reserve
 
Subject matter expertise:  LEAN methods, user-centered software design, interfacing with Epic EMR, in vitro fertilization, infertility, women’s health, quantitative statistical analysis, statistical process control
 
Other professional highlights: Dr. Lanham has invented and developed software to assist infertility patients with their medication inventory and medication administration management during complex fertility treatment, which is currently being studied in a multi-site trial. 

Published Articles or Reviews

  • H Morgan, D Marzano, M Lanham, S Stein, D Curran, M Hammoud. Preparing Medical Students for Obstetrics and Gynecology Milestone Level One: A Description of a Pilot Curriculum. Medical Educational Online. Volume 19, November 2014. 
  • C Kim, RL Dunn, B Braffett, PA Cleary, V Arends, M Steffes, MS Lanham, JF Randolph, B Wessells, MF Wellons, AV Sarma, EDIC Research Group. Ovarian reserve in women with Type 1 diabetes in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study. Diabetic Medicine. Volume 33, Issue 5, May 2016.
  • A Rothberg, M Lanham, J Randolph, C Fowler, N Miller, Y Smith. Feasibility of a brief, intensive weight loss intervention to improve reproductive outcomes in obese, subfertile women: a pilot study. Fertility and Sterility. Volume 106, Issue 5, October 2016.
  • AS Kelley, SE Badon, MSM Lanham, S Fisseha, MB Moravek. Body mass index restrictions in fertility treatment: a national survey of OB/GYN subspecialists. J Assist Reprod Genet. April 2019.

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