Karen PietrangeloKaren Pietrangelo, MHS, BA, CHIM (Director)

Karen Pietrangelo is a Certified Health Information Management Professional with a Masters degree in Health Science and a combined baccalaureate Degree in Health Science and Business. Karen resides in Niagara Falls, Ontario and has held progressive positions within the Niagara Health System for over 27 years. Currently she is Manager of Health Information Management and Patient Registration at Greater Niagara and Douglas Memorial Sites. Karen brings extensive research experience to CHIMA along with several years providing research and teaching support to Brock University’s Nursing Department. In addition to her roles at Niagara Health System and Brock University, she has played a key role in research to support policy development within the Niagara community with the support of Niagara Connects.

Karen is thrilled to serve on the CHIMA Board and looks forward to this new chapter in her career.