Affiliated Faculty and Staff

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

Cyril Chang, PhD, Professor of Economics and Director of The Methodist and Le Bonheur Center for Healthcare Economics, The University of Memphis, CHSI Co-Director

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

Teresa Waters, PhD, Professor & Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine, CHSI Research Conference Co-Director

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

Keiko Asao, MD, MPH, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Bonnie Binkley, MA, Research Manager, Center for Health Systems Improvement

Ian M. Brooks, PhD, Director, UTHSC-ORNL Center for Biomedical Informatics

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

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

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

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

Mary Lou Gutierrez, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Assistant Director of Research, Youth Villages

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

Paul Juarez, PhD, Co-Director, Research Center on Health Disparities, Equity, and the Exposome, & Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

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

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

Song Hee Hong, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy

Peter Hossler, PhD, Assistant Professor, Urban and Community Health, Rhodes College

Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Assistant Professor of Health Economics, Department of Preventive Medicine

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

Patricia Matthews-Juarez, PhD, Co-Director, Research Center on Health Disparities, Equity, and the Exposome, & Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

Christie Michael, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Kiraat Munshi, BPharm, MS, Data Manager, SafeMed Program, Graduate Research Assistant, Health Outcomes and Policy Research

JillNault, MS, MSSW, Director of Patient-Centered Care, SafeMed Program, Center for Health Systems Improvement

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

Suzanne Satterfield, MD, DrPH, Associate Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

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

Satya Surbhi, BPharm, MS, Data Manager, SafeMed Program, Graduate Research Assistant, Health Outcomes and Policy Research

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

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

If you are interested in becoming affiliated with the CHSI and would like to receive periodic Center updates contact Celia Ridley (cridley2@uthsc.edu

), the Center Coordinator.

Contact Us

James E. Bailey, MD MPH
Center Director
Phone: (901) 488-2475
Fax: (901) 488-3937
Email: jeb@uthsc.edu

Cyril Chang, PhD
Center Co-Director
Phone: (901) 678-3565
Fax:(901) 678-2685
Email: cchang@memphis.edu