Director of Telemedicine
BA, Macalester College
MPH, MD, Tulane University
Psychiatry Residency, University of Colorado
Fellowship, National Institute of Mental Health/Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Programs University of Colorado
Jay Shore, MD, MPH has focused his career on the use of technology in mental health, which include ongoing development, implementation, and assessment of programs in Native, rural, and military settings aimed at improving both quality and access to care.
Dr. Shore has consulted for tribal, state and federal agencies and served on planning and/or grant review committees for several federal agencies including the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department of Defense, the Indian Health Service and the National Institutes of Health. He has been the principal investigator or co-investigator on funded research grants from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department of Defense, the SAMSA, AHRQ, and the State of Colorado.
He has presented at over a 100 regional, national and international conferences, grand rounds and invited lectures including the Institutes of Medicine and testimony before the US Senate. Dr. Shore’s authorship contributions include over 80 peer-reviewed manuscripts, book chapters and abstracts focused on clinical and research topics in physician health, telehealth, rural health care, veteran and Native populations.
A former Laughlin Fellow he is currently a fellow of the American College of Psychiatrist. Since 2000, he has been a fellow in the American Telemedicine Association, served on its board of directors, and is an active member in its TeleMental Health Special Interest Group for which he is a past chair. Dr. Shore is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and serves as the current chair of the APA Telepschiatry Committee.
Dr. Shore also serves as a Professor at the University of Colorado Denver’s Department of Psychiatry, Department of Family Medicine and the School of Public Health’s Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health. Additionally he is the rural Native Veteran Domain Lead for the Department of Veterans’ Affairs Veterans Rural Health Resource Center_Western Region (VRHRC-WR), served as a subject matter expert and the behavioral health portfolio manager for the Department of Defense’s Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC) and is an Associate Medical Director at the Colorado Physician Health Program (CPHP).