Affiliated Faculty and Staff

Leadership

Jim Bailey, MD, MPH, CHSI Director & Professor, Department of Medicine and Preventive Medicine

SangNam Ahn, PhD, MPSA, Assistant Professor, Division of Health Systems Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Teresa Britt, M.S.N., R.N., Director, Interprofessional Education and Clinical Simulation

Ian M. Brooks, PhD, Associate Director, Department of Biostatistics and Biomedical Informatics, MedStar Health Research Institute 

Erik L. Carlton, DrPH, MS, Assistant Professor, Division of Health Systems, Management, and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Mace Coday, PhD, Professor of Preventive Medicine and Psychiatry

Jill Nault Connor, PhD, MSSW, AcademyHealth Delivery System Science Fellow, Geisinger Health System

William C. Cushman, MD, Chief, Preventive Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center & Professor, Preventive Medicine, Medicine, Medicine, Physiology

Robert L. Davis, MD, MPH, Governor's Chair, UTHSC-ORNL Center in Biomedical Informatics & Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Stewart Edwards Dismuke, MD, MSPH, FACP, FACPM, Visiting Professor, Division of Health Systems Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Aram Dobalian, PhD, JD, MPH, Director of the Division of Health Systems Management and Policy, Professor, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Justin Gatwood, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy 

Ilana Graetz, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Carolyn Graff, PhD, RN, FAAIDD, Professor, PhD Program Director, Nursing Science

Mary Lou Gutierrez, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

L. Jeff Harris, MD, MSPH, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Margaret Thorman Hartig, PhD, APRN-BC, FAANP, Professor, FNP Concentration Coordinator, Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies

Peter Hossler, PhD, Assistant Professor, Urban Studies, Rhodes College 

Mehmet Kocak, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine

Sajeesh Kumar, PhD, Chair & Director, Health Outcomes and Policy Research, Associate Professor, Department of Health Informatics & Information Management

Rebecca Krukowski, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Sam Li, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy

Charisse R. Madlock-Brown, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Informatics and Information Management, College of Health Professions

Michelle Martin, PhD, Professor, Preventive Medicine; Director, Center for Innovation in Health Equity Research at UTHSC

Christie Michael, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Kiraat Munshi, PhD, BPharm, MS, Senior Outcomes Research Manager, Express Scripts

M. Paige Powell, PhD, MHA, Assistant Professor, Division of Health Systems, Management, and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Risa Ramsey, PhD, EMBA, RN, CCRC, Associate Professor, College of Nursing

George Relyea, MS, Assistant Research Professor, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Rebecca Reynolds, EdD, MS, BS, Professor & Chair, Department of Health Informatics & Information Management

Carrie Jo Riordan, MPH, Research Leader, Center for Health System Improvement

David Schwartz, MD, FACR, Professor and Vice-Chair, Radiation Oncology; Professor, Preventive Medicine; Director, Center for Health Equity, Department of Radiation Oncology

Susan Scott, MSN, RN, WOCN, PS/QI Educator, Department of Graduate Medical Education

Laura R. Sprabery, MD, BS, Associate Professor, Medicine-General Internal Medicine

Shaquita Starks, PhD, RN, APRN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, College of Nursing

Helmut Steinberg, MD, Professor, College of Medicine-Endocrinology

Satya Surbhi, PhD, BPharm, MS, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine-Division of General Internal Medicine

David A. Tipton, DDS, PhD, Professor, Department of Bioscience Research, College of Dentistry

Elizabeth (Betsy) Tolley, PhD, Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Jan J. van der Aa, PhD, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology & CIO, Information Technology Services, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Jim Wan, PhD, Professor, Preventive Medicine

Mona Newsome Wicks, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor, Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies, College of Nursing

Xinhua Yu, MD, PhD, MS, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, University of Memphis

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