Vincent Liu, MD, MS, is a research scientist at the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research. Dr. Liu is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, and critical care medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from New York University. He completed his residency training at New York University Hospitals (Bellevue) and a chief residency at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He also completed a pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowship, as well as received a MS in health services research, at Stanford University. His research focuses on high-intensity medical care with a special interest in critical care research, advanced lung disease, and solid organ transplantation. He is interested in improving the long-term efficacy and efficiency of high-intensity care as well as understanding the intersection between hospital care and health information technology.