Peter Heisen, MD

Peter Heisen is Founder and Managing Director of Educational Assessments Corporation.

He is fluent in all major Microsoft-based computer programming languages and database applications. He began developing commercial software in 1988, focusing primarily on database applications for use in organizational management. Dr. Heisen spent seven years with William M. Mercer, Inc., building tools for organizational management and restructuring projects. He also chaired the Methodology Committee, overseeing statistical modeling used in reports for the annual 100 Top Hospitals report.

In 2003, Dr. Heisen developed the Waypoint Outcomes Assessment Engine, an Internet-based application that helps instructors create better feedback for students while simultaneously generating assessment data on student learning.

Dr. Heisen earned an AB in Mathematics from Swarthmore College and is a graduate of the Medical School at the University of Pennsylvania.