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Jamon A. Foster

Part-Time Lecturer

Jamon Foster


Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Jamon Foster, 301 ME
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • MS in health informatics, Northeastern University
  • BS in information technology, Plymouth State University


Jamon Foster specializes in personal health informatics and teaches several courses at Northeastern University. He currently works as a senior clinical analyst for Tufts Medical Center and previously worked as an application specialist in the Development Division of MEDITECH.

Where did you grow up?

I grew up in Montpelier, Vermont.

What are the specifics of your educational background?

I earned my Bachelor’s of Science degree in information technology with a minor in mathematics from Plymouth State University, and my Master’s of Science degree in health informatics from Northeastern University.

What are your research interests?

I am not primarily focused on research at the moment. Ideally, I would like to directly involve myself in the future of healthcare technology research.

What courses do you teach?

  • Public Health Surveillance
  • Creation and Application of Medical Knowledge
  • Key Standards in Health Informatics
  • Database Design and Security
  • Business of Healthcare Informatics
  • American Healthcare System
  • Management Issues in Healthcare IT

What are the specifics of your industry experience?

I worked at MEDITECH for seven and a half years as an application specialist in the Development Division.