Joshua Freedman, MD, is a graduate of Yale Medical School, where he trained as a National Institutes of Health Medical Scientist Training Program Fellow. While in medical school he served as a consultant to McKinsey & Co. He completed residency and a fellowship at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute. He served four years as President of the American Association of Technology in Psychiatry, and as chair of the Work Group on Information Systems of the American Psychiatric Association. His research has focused on using new technology to improve the accuracy of clinical assessments.