Peter Yellowlees MD Your Health in the Information Age
How you and your doctor can use the Internet to work together
Dr Yellowlees Resume

Peter Yellowlees, author of Your health in the Information Age: How you and your doctor can use the Internet to work together
Peter Yellowlees MD is Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Health Informatics Program at the University of California Davis. He has lived in England, Australia and the USA. He is an internationally recognized expert in health on the Internet and his current projects involve virtual reality using Second Life (, telemedicine, email and video consulting and bioterrorism responses. He has written over 150 scientific articles and four books, has lectured in more than 20 countries, and has undertaken many media interviews. He lives with his wife Barb, in Sacramento, California. He writes a blog at and if you join facebook at you can find him there and comment on how you have found the internet helpful for your healthcare.

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The UC Davis Health Informatics Program:

Dr Yellowlees UC Davis homepage and full resume:

Dr Yellowlees on

Dr Yellowlees as faculty on The Telemental Health Guide at

Dr Yellowlees in The Economist:

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