Titus is currently Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Dental Informatics at the University of Pittsburgh. He holds DMD degrees from the University of Frankfurt, Germany, and Temple University, Philadelphia, as well as a PhD degree in molecular biology from the University of Frankfurt and an MBA degree in Health Administration from Temple University.
Dr. Schleyer has been active in dental informatics research since 1989, conducting seminal research on electronic dental records, and Internet applications, workflow and human-computer interaction in dentistry. Dr. Schleyer is a co-director of the Biomedical Informatics Training Program of the School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh.
He is responsible for the dental informatics concentration, and mentors several PhD and Masters students. Dr. Schleyer’s research on dental computer applications is primarily funded by the National Institutes of Health. He publishes regularly on dental informatics topics in major journals. In 2009, Dr. Schleyer was elected to the American College of Medical Informatics.