School of Medicine

Biomedical Informatics Research

Faculty

Faculty

Karen Eilbeck, MSc, PhD

Dr. Karen Eilbeck earned both her MSc degree in Bioinformatics and her PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Manchester in England. She did postdoctoral training in the Department of Computer Science also at the University of Manchester. She is currently a Professor in the University of Utah’s Biomedical Informatics Department.Her expertise is i... Read More

Research Interests: Biomedical Informatics, Genetic Variant Analysis, Genome Annotation, Genomics, Knowledge Representation, Ontology

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics

Email: keilbeck@genetics.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-9934

Peter J. Haug, MD

Dr. Peter J. Haug earned his MD from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Currently he directs the Homer Warner Center for Informatics Research at Intermountain Healthcare and is a professor in the University of Utah’s Department of Biomedical Informatics, where he is involved in research and postgraduate education. His expertise includes the foll... Read More

Research Interests: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Machine Learning/ Artifical Intelligence, Medical Information Systems, Natural Language Processing, Ontology, Predictive Modeling

Specialties: Internal Medicine, General

Email: peter.haug@imail.org

Phone: 801-507-9253

Bernard A. LaSalle, BS

Bernard (Bernie) A. LaSalle earned his BS in Biology from the University of Utah. He is a clinical instructor in the Department of Biomedical Informatics with a focus on research data management, terminology and data integration. He is also the Operations Director of the Biomedical Research Informatics Service Core, which is part of the Center for ... Read More

Research Interests: Biomedical Informatics, Clinical Trials, Electronic Health Record Systems, Genomic and Personalized Medicine, Medical Ethics, Research Data Governance, Research Data Warehouse

Specialties: Biomedical Informatics

Email: bernie.lasalle@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-4093

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), ... Read More

Research Interests: Data Mining, Databases, Decision Support Techniques, Health Informatics, Information Storage and Retrieval, Knowledge Management, Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing

Specialties: Medical Informatics

Email: gang.luo@utah.edu

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 clinical in... Read More

Research Interests: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Informatics, Clinical Natural Language Processing, Clinical Research Informatics, Machine Learning/ Artifical Intelligence, Ontology, Telemedicine

Email: stephane.meystre@hsc.utah.edu

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Dennis L. Parker, PhD

Dr. Dennis Parker earned his MS in Physics from Brigham Young University and his PhD in Medical Biophysics and Computing from the University of Utah. He is the Mark H. Huntsman endowed Professor, Radiology and Biomedical Informatics, and Director of the Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research. Dr. Parker is also an investigator of the Huntsman Ca... Read More

Research Interests: Composite MRI Gradient Systems, Custom MR Coils - Optic Nerve, Human Carotid Artery Plaque Imaging and Analysis, Improved Small Vessel Detail in Magnetic Resonance Angiography, MR Angiography (Rapid Scanning and High Resolution), MR Mammography, MR-Guided High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Both transcranial MRgHIFU and a Breast-Specific MRgHIFU Device, Mathematics and Physics of Medical Imaging with Emphasis on Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Email: parker@ucair.med.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-8654

Lab: Lab Website