Adjunct

Denise E. Beaudoin, MD, MSPH, MS

Dr. Denise E. Beaudoin earned her MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania, her MSPH from the University of Colorado, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, and her MS from the University of Utah, Department of Biomedical Informatics. She is an Assistant Professor (Lecturer Track) in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical I... Read More

Specialties: Preventive Medicine

Medical School: Medical College of Pennsylvania

Email: Denise.Beaudoin@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-4080

Andrea H. Bild, PhD

Andrea Bild, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Utah and an adjunct assistant professor in the departments of Biomedical Informatics and Oncological Sciences. She is an investigator of the Huntsman Cancer Institute and a member of the Nuclear Control of Cell Growth and Differentiati... Read More

Email: andrea.bild@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-6287

Donald K. Blumenthal, PhD

Email: don.blumenthal@pharm.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-3094

Watson A. Bowes, III, MD

Specialties: Anesthesiology

Medical School: University of North Carolina

Residency: University of Utah Hospital

Email: len.bowes@imail.org

Benjamin S. Brooke, MD, PhD, FACS

Benjamin S. Brooke, MD, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Surgery, Biomedical Informatics (adjunct), Population Health Sciences (adjunct), and Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery.  He grew up in Salt Lake City, receiving his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Utah before heading east to complete his internship and r... Read More

Specialties: Vascular Surgery

Fellowship: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Email: benjamin.brooke@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-3495

Brian T. Bucher, MD

Dr. Brian T. Bucher is a board certified Pediatric Surgeon in the Division of Pediatric General Surgery with specialized training for surgical treatment for infants, children, and teenagers.  He is also an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine.    He sees patients at Primary Children’s... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Trauma Surgery

Fellowship: Department of Pediatric Surgery/Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt University

Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Email: Brian.Bucher@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-2950

Jorie M. Butler, PhD

A Health Psychologist by training, my research is focused on relational and contextual factors associated with patient centered care, shared decision making, clinician education, and clinical decision making.  I focus on the goals and personal experiences of patients, and how clinicians obtain and use that information to encourage active ... Read More

Email: jorie.butler@psych.utah.edu

Phone: 801-582-1565-Ext.1964

Nicola J. Camp, PhD

Nicola J. Camp, PhD Professor, Internal Medicine Senior Research Director, Utah Population Database Co-Director, STARS Training Program Nicola J. Camp, PhD, is a professor in the Departments of Medicine (Division of  Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies) and Human Genetics at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She is a Hunt... Read More

Email: nicola.camp@utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-5767

Hilary Coon, PhD

Fellowship: University of Colorado, Institute for Behavioral Genetics, Colorado Adoption Project

Email: Hilary.Coon@hsc.utah.edu

Mollie R. Cummins, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Dr. Cummins is a health informaticist and faculty member in the informatics programs of both the College of Nursing and School of Medicine. She holds a PhD in nursing science and information science from Indiana University. In 2007, she studied methods of complexity science including agent-based modeling and network analysis at the Santa Fe Institu... Read More

Specialties: Medical Informatics

Email: mollie.cummins@utah.edu

Rebecca Curran, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine

Email: Rebecca.Curran@hsc.utah.edu

Joseph D. Dalto, PhD

Joe Dalto, PhD is the Data Manager for Telehealth Services at Intermountain Healthcare. Joe received his PhD from the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah. His expertise spans the areas of telehealth and telemedicine, business intelligence, quality improvement, and human factors in healthcare. Joe has extensive operational... Read More

Email: joseph.dalto@utah.edu

Kailah T. Davis, PhD

Email: kailah.davis@utah.edu

J. Michael Dean, MD, MBA

Dr. Dean is Professor and Vice Chairman for Research in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He directs the Clinical Trials Office in the Department, and serves as the Associate Dean for Clinical Research at University of Utah Health.  He attended Northwestern University Medical School (1977) and performed... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Critical Care

Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University

Residency: Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School

Email: mike.dean@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7572

Vikrant G. Deshmukh, PhD, JD, MS

Email: vikrant.deshmukh@hsc.utah.edu

Frank Drews, PhD

Email: drews@psych.utah.edu

Jeffrey D. Duncan, PhD

Email: jeff.duncan@utah.edu

Marlene J. Egger, PhD

 I am a PhD credentialed biostatistician with additional training in clinical quality improvement, health services research, and qualitative and mixed methods (QUAL/QUAN) research. Accomplishments as Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine, include 40 years’ experience in curriculum development, faculty mentorship, and... Read More

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Email: marlene.egger@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-3335

Andrew J. Gawron, MD, PhD

Dr. Andrew Gawron is an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah and VA Medical Center. His clinical interests include treating patients with esophageal disease (gastroesophageal reflux disease, motility disorders such as achalasia, and eosinophilic esophagitis). He performs colonoscopy, upper endoscopy and interprets esophageal motility and p... Read More

Specialties: Endoscopy, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Esophageal Diseases, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Gastroenterology, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Fellowship: McGaw Medical Center

Residency: McGaw Medical Center

Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Email: andrew.gawron@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7803

Per H. Gesteland, MD, MSc

Dr. Gesteland is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah. Dr. Gesteland completed his medical school training at the University of Utah in 1996 and his combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics re... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Fellowship: National Library of Medicine’s University-based Training Program, University of Utah

Residency: University of Minnesota School of Medicine

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Email: per.gesteland@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-3667

Patricia Guenther, PhD, RD

Email: Patricia.Guenther@utah.edu

Adi V. Gundlapalli, MD, PhD

Adi V. Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS is a Professor (with Tenure) of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine, Medical Director of Employee Health/Work Wellness, and Staff Physician at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics. He is board certified in internal medicine, infectious diseases, and clinical informatics. As one of the f... Read More

Specialties: Clinical Immunology/Immunodeficiency, Infectious Diseases, Medical Informatics

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: University of Connecticut

Medical School: Madras Medical College

Email: adi.gundlapalli@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-7500

Jia-Wen Guo, PhD, RN

Specialties: Nursing Informatics, Oncology Nursing

Email: Jia-Wen.Guo@nurs.utah.edu

Marta E. Heilbrun, MD

Marta Heilbrun, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of Utah and a member of the Experimental Therapeutics Program. Her clinical expertise is in abdominal imaging with an emphasis in imaging the genitourinary tract. Her research is in developing decision support tools through data-mining, natural language p... Read More

Specialties: Body Imaging, Computed Tomography - CT, GYN Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Radiology, Ultrasound, X-Ray

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Email: marta.heilbrun@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7553

Edgar J. Hernandez, PhD

Email: edgarh@genetics.utah.edu

John R. Holmen, PhD

Email: john.holmen@imail.org

Nathan C. Hulse, PhD

As the director of the clinical knowledge management development team at Intermountain Healthcare, I manage a team of software developers who build and maintain our enterprise clinical knowledge repository. I have relevant experience in clinical knowledge management, enterprise data warehousing, and relevant healthcare data exchange standards. I ha... Read More

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics, Medical Informatics

Email: nathan.hulse@imail.org

Phone: 801-507-9252

Brian R. Jackson, MD

Brian R. Jackson, MD, MS Vice President Chief Medical Informatics Officer As vice president and chief medical informatics officer, Dr. Jackson directs the Informatics Department at ARUP, including ARUP Consult®, decision support, product management, informatics software development, and ATOP® consulting. He is also the medical director for Referral... Read More

Specialties: Pathology, Clinical

Residency: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Ctr.

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Email: brian.jackson@aruplab.com

Phone: 801-583-2787-Ext.3191

Brent C. James, MD

Medical School: University of Utah

Email: brent.james@imail.org

Phone: 801-442-3730

Lee Min Lau, PhD

Medical School: National University of Singapore

Email: leeminlau@mmm.com

Phone: 801-265-4676

Jaehoon Lee, PhD

Email: Jaehoon.Lee@imail2.org

Phone: 801-507-9218

Michael J. Lincoln, MD

Specialties: General Internal Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: University of Michigan

Medical School: University of Michigan

Email: michael.lincoln@va.gov

Phone: 801-588-5032

Gang Luo, PhD

Dr. Gang Luo earned his PhD degree in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Luo is an assistant professor in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical Informatics. Dr. Luo's research interests include health/clinical informatics (software system design/development and data analytics), bi... Read More

Specialties: Medical Informatics

Email: gang.luo@utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3565

Christopher G. Maloney, MD, PhD

Dr. Maloney graduated medical school from the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. He moved to Salt Lake City UT, completing pediatric residency and Chief residency at the University of Utah Affiliated hospitals. He then completed a post-­‐ doctoral research fellowship in molecular biology at the University of Utah Nora Eccles Harris Cardiov... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Inpatient Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah - CVRTI

Residency: University of Utah

Medical School: University of Missouri, Columbia

Email: chris.maloney@hsc.utah.edu

Douglas K. Martin, MD

Email: douglas.martin@utah.edu

Stephane M. Meystre, MD, PhD, MS

Dr. Stephane M. Meystre earned his PhD in Medical Informatics from the University of Utah, his MD from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, and his MS in Medical Informatics from the University of California, Davis. He is a Research Assistant Professor in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical Informatics. His expertise in... Read More

Residency: Hopital de la Providence

Medical School: General Surgery examination; University of Lausanne

Residency: University Hospital of Lausanne

Residency: Hopital de la Providence

Residency: Hopital du Samaritain

Medical School: Medical School, University of Lausanne

Email: stephane.meystre@hsc.utah.edu

Lab: Lab Website

Matthew B. Morgan, MD, MS

Matthew Morgan, MD, MS, is a board-certified radiologist specializing in breast imaging. His focus is the early detection of breast cancer through mammography, ultrasound, and MRI in both average and high-risk women. Dr. Morgan has extensive experience in advanced imaging techniques including 3D mammography (tomosynthesis) and MRI.  Patient co... Read More

Specialties: Breast Imaging, Computed Tomography - CT, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Mammography, Radiology, Tomosynthesis, Ultrasound, X-Ray

Fellowship: UPMC Magee-Women's Hospital

Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

Medical School: University of Utah

Email: matt.morgan@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:

Alan H. Morris, MD

Specialties: Pulmonary

Fellowship: Parkland Memorial Hospital

Fellowship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency: Parkland Memorial Hospital

Fellowship: University of Paris

Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine

Email: alan.morris@imail.org

Phone: 801-507-4696

Senthil K. Nachimuthu, MBBS, PhD

Email: senthil.nachimuthu@hsc.utah.edu

Flory Nkoy, MD, MS, MPH

Dr. Nkoy is a Research Professor at the University of Utah, Department of Pediatrics and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. He also serves as the Research Director for the Division of Pediatric Inpatient Medicine. His research interest focuses on the care of patients with asthma. In addition to clinical medi... Read More

Fellowship: Institute for Healthcare Delivery Research

Fellowship: Kintambo Hospital

Medical School: University of Kinshasa

Email: flory.nkoy@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-3660

Ernest Charles (Chuck) Norlin, MD

NO LONGER ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTSChuck Norlin, MD is a general pediatrician who has been in practice since 1980. He graduated from New York Medical College and completed his pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia. His clinical interests are very broad and he enjoys caring for children in collaboration with t... Read More

Specialties: General Pediatrics

Residency: St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Medical School: New York Medical College

Email: chuck.norlin@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-9945

Thomas A. Oniki, MS, PhD

Email: Tom.Oniki@m.cc.utah.edu

Jerome Osheroff, MD

Email: josheroff@tmitconsulting.com

Stephen R. Piccolo, PhD

Email: stephen.piccolo@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-422-7116

Pallavi Y. Ranade, PhD

Email: pallavi.ranade@utah.edu

Robert T. Rolfs, MD

Email: u0320150@utah.edu

Phone: 801-538-6386

Kerry G. Rowe, PhD

Email: kerry.rowe@imail.org

Phone: 801-442-6765

Matthew H. Samore, MD

Matthew Samore, MD is the Principal Investigator of both the Salt Lake VA Informatics Decision Enhancement and Surveillance (IDEAS) Center and the VA Consortium for Healthcare Informatics Research. He is a Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Informatics, and Division Chief of Epidemiology at the University of Utah. Dr. Samore at... Read More

Specialties: Epidemiology/Nosocomial Infections, Infectious Diseases

Fellowship: Beth Israel/Brigham & Women's Hospital

Residency: Barnes Hospital/Washington University

Medical School: University of Wisconsin/Med School

Email: matthew.samore@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3690

Brian C. Sauer, PhD, MS

My research interests include pharmacoepidemiology, comparative effectiveness research, medical informatics, and causal inference. My goals are to develop new knowledge and methods that improve the research process and realize them in applied research. We are accomplishing this by improving our theoretical understanding of research and causal infe... Read More

Specialties: Epidemiology

Fellowship: Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Email: brian.sauer@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-755-1955

Shaun C. Shakib, MPH, PhD

Email: Shaun.Shakib@m.cc.utah.edu

Phone: 317-268-8957

Jean Shipman, MSLS

Email: jean.shipman@utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-8771

Ken R. Smith, PhD

Ken Smith, PhD, is an investigator at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI), Distinguished Professor of Family Studies and Population science at the University of Utah, and a member and past-co-leader of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program. He is Director of the Pedigree and Population Program at the University of Utah that develops and ma... Read More

Email: ken.smith@fcs.utah.edu

Catherine J. Staes, RN, MPH, PhD, FACMI

Catherine J. Staes earned her MPH from John Hopkins University and her PhD in Medical Informatics from the University of Utah. Dr. Staes is an assistant professor in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical Informatics.Her expertise involves systems analysis, decision support, and standards in order to improve communication between public ... Read More

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics, Nursing Informatics

Email: catherine.staes@hsc.utah.edu

Nancy Staggers, RN, PhD, FAAN

Email: nancy.staggers@hsc.utah.edu

Michael B. Strong, MD, FHM

Dr. Strong has a strong interest in Information Technology and was appointed as the Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) for the University of Utah in 2008. He is active in the development, design, and implementation of the Electronic Health Record systems for the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics. He is interested in the creation of comp... Read More

Specialties: General Internal Medicine, Hospitalist

Residency: University of Utah

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine

Email: michael.strong@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7822

Katherine A. Sward, PhD, RN

Katherine (Kathy) Sward is an Associate Professor in Nursing and adjunct Associate Professor in Biomedical Informatics. She worked clinically as a nurse before obtaining MS and PhD degrees and moving to an academic role, specializing in biomedical informatics/nursing informatics. She has deep familiarity with clinical and translational research and... Read More

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics, Medical Informatics, Nursing Informatics

Email: kathy.sward@nurs.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-1481

Sidney N. Thornton, PhD

Email: sid.thornton@imail.org

Phone: 801-442-6736

Iona M. Thraen, PhD

Email: i.thraen@utah.edu

James A. VanDerslice, PhD

Jim VanDerslice, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Division of Public Health. His research focuses on evaluating human exposures to chemical and microbiological hazards in the environment. Several of his studies have examined contaminants in drinking water and foods, and their effects on infants and children. He utilizes Geographic Information S... Read More

Specialties: Epidemiology

Email: jim.vanderslice@utah.edu

Sumithra Velupillai, PhD

Email: sumithra.velupillai@utah.edu

Richard H. Wiggins, III, MD

Dr. Wiggins is the Associate Dean of CME and Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.  He is an Adjunct Professor in the Departments of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, and BioMedical Informatics, and the Director of Head and Neck Imaging and Imaging.  ... Read More

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics, Computed Tomography - CT, Head and Neck Imaging, Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Medical Informatics, Neurointerventional Radiology, Neuroradiology, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Radiology, X-Ray

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: University of Mississippi Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Florida

Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center

Email: Richard.Wiggins@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-4624

Marc S. Williams, MD

Marc S. Williams, MD, FAAP, FACMG is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison having graduated with a BS in Chemistry in 1977, and an MD in 1981. He did a pediatric residency at the University of Utah from 1981-1984. After two years of solo practice in Hillsdale, Michigan, he joined the Riverside (California) Medical Clinic as a general ... Read More

Fellowship: University of Wisconsin - Madison

Residency: University of Utah Department of Pediatrics

Medical School: University of Wisconsin - Madison

Email: u0534853@utah.edu

Phone: 570-214-1005

Wu Xu, PhD

Email: Wu.Xu@m.cc.utah.edu

Mark Yandell, PhD

Mark Yandell, PhD has led software development groups in both industry and academia. As a postdoc at the Human Genome Project at Washington University, St. Louis, he was a co-developer of the PolyBayes package, the first probabilistic algorithm for sequence variant discovery. Thereafter, he joined Celera Genomics, where he directed the group that w... Read More

Email: myandell@genetics.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-4422

Qing T. Zeng, PhD

Qing T. Zeng earned her PhD degree in Medical Informatics from Columbia University. She is a Professor in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical Informatics, and an IDEA Center Principal Investigator at the University of Utah and the VA Hospital. Her expertise is in clinical and consumer health information extraction, analysis, and pres... Read More

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics

Email: q.t.zeng@utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3357