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Seppo Rinne    Seppo Rinne, MD, PhD

         Investigator, CHOIR        

         Assistant Professor, Boston University Pulmonary Center


  • BS, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 
  • PhD, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • MD, Indiana School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
  • Internship & Residency, Internal Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Fellowship, Health Services Research & Development, VA Puget Sound, Seattle, WA
  • Fellowship, Medical Informatics, VA Connecticut, West Haven, CT


  • Uptake and use of health information technology
  • Application of technology to support care coordination
  • Patient-centered care for Veterans with chronic respiratory disease
  • Clinician burnout and engagement


  • Yale Internal Medicine Residency Outstanding Teaching Award, Yale University, 2010