Since 2011 Dr. Mathias Brochhausen is Assistant Professor for Biomedical Informatics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock AR, USA (for new contact data, please see below). From 2005 to 2011 he was researcher at the Institute of Formal Ontology and Medical Information Science (IFOMIS), Saarbrücken, Germany and was part of the Institute Management of IFOMIS. From 2006 to 2011 he served as Executive Director of the European Consortium of Ontological Research (ECOR).
Mathias Brochhausen holds a PhD (Dr. phil.) and a Masters degree (M.A.) in Philosophy from Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz. Besides Philosophy he has studied Physical Anthropology and Sociology.
Areas of Specialization
Biomedical ontologies, development of formal ontologies, ontology-driven eHealth systems, philosophy of biology and of medicine, philosophy of science
Areas of Interest
ontology, medical informatics
- Advancing Clinico-Genomic Trials in Cancer (ACGT) 
- Proper name ontology 
mbrochhausen at uams.edu
Phone: 001 501 603 1765
Division of Biomedical Informatics
4301 W. Markham St., #782
Little Rock, AR 72205-7199