Donald K. Blumenthal, PhD


Phone: 801-585-3094

Watson A. Bowes, III, MD

Specialties: Anesthesiology

Medical School: University of North Carolina

Residency: University of Utah Hospital


Benjamin S. Brooke, MD, PhD, FACS, FSVS

Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery

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

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine


Phone: 801-581-3495

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


Phone: 801-213-5767

Brian E. Chapman, PhD


Hilary Coon, PhD


Mollie R. Cummins, PhD, RN, FAAN

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


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


J. Michael Dean, MD, MBA

Chief, Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Vice-Chair, Research, Vice-Chairman for Finance, Department of Pediatrics

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

Residency: Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School


Phone: 801-587-7572

Frank Drews, PhD


Jeffrey D. Duncan, PhD


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


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)

Residency: McGaw Medical Center

Medical School: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


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

Residency: University of Minnesota School of Medicine

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine


Phone: 801-662-3667

Patricia Guenther, PhD, RD


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

Residency: University of Connecticut

Medical School: Madras Medical College


Phone: 801-585-7500

Jia-Wen Guo, PhD, RN

Specialties: Nursing Informatics, Oncology Nursing


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

Residency: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine


Phone: 801-581-7553

John R. Holmen, PhD


Susan D. Horn, PhD


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


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


Phone: 801-583-2787-Ext.3191

Lee Min Lau, PhD

Medical School: National University of Singapore


Phone: 801-265-4676

Jaehoon Lee, PhD


Phone: 801-507-9218

Michael J. Lincoln, MD

Chief, Program, Interagency Data Interoperability workstream

Specialties: General Internal Medicine

Residency: University of Michigan

Medical School: University of Michigan


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


Phone: 801-213-3565

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


Lab: Lab Website

Matthew B. Morgan, MD, MS

Chief, Imaging Informatics, Department of Radiology

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

Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

Medical School: University of Utah



Alan H. Morris, MD

Specialties: Pulmonary

Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency: Parkland Memorial Hospital

Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine


Phone: 801-507-4696

Danielle Mowery, PhD


Phone: 801-581-4080

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

Medical School: University of Kinshasa


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


Phone: 801-585-9945

Stephen R. Piccolo, PhD


Robert T. Rolfs, MD


Phone: 801-538-6386

Kerry G. Rowe, PhD


Phone: 801-442-6765

Matthew H. Samore, MD

Chief, Division of Epidemiology

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

Residency: Barnes Hospital/Washington University

Medical School: University of Wisconsin/Med School


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


Phone: 801-755-1955

Shaun C. Shakib, MPH, PhD


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


Nancy Staggers, RN, PhD, FAAN


Sidney N. Thornton, PhD


Phone: 801-442-6736

Iona M. Thraen, PhD


James A. VanDerslice, PhD

Interim Chief, Division of Public Health

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


Sumithra Velupillai, PhD


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


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


Phone: 801-213-3357