Core Faculty


Arlene Chung, MD, MHA, MMCi

Associate Program Director, UNC School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics and Bioinformatics Core for, NC TraCS Institute

Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Clinical Informatics

Samuel Cykert, MD

Professor, School of Medicine

Clinical Director, NC Regional Extension Center for Health IT

Leah Frerichs, PhD

Assistant Professor Health Policy & Management and CHIP*, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Health Policy and Management, Community-based Participatory Research

David Gotz, PhD

Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science

Assistant Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program

Information Visualization, Data Science, Health Informatics

Saif Khairat, PhD

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Mobile Technologies in Chronic Disease Management, Human Factors in EMR Systems

Rebecca Kitzmiller, MHR, MSN

Visiting Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Team Leading and Building, Health Information Technology Implementation, Organizational Change

Lukasz Mazur, PhD

Assistant Professor, School of Information & Library Science

Assistant Professor, UNC School of Medicine

Director of Division of Healthcare Engineering Radiation Oncology

Assistant Professor, UNC School of Medicine

Healthcare Engineering Management, Human Factor Engineering


Carlton Moore, MD

Associate Professor, School of Medicine

Clinical Informatics, Natural Language Processing, Usability of Electronic Health Records

Javed Mostafa, PhD

Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program

Professor of Information Science, School of Information and Library Science

Joint appointment, Biomedical Research Imaging Center (BRIC)

Health Informatics, Multimedia Information Retrieval, Personalization and User Modeling

Shahriar Nirjon, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Mobile Computing, Embedded Sensor Systems

David Potenziani, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Gillings School of Public Health

Adjunct Instructor, School of Information and Library Science

Christopher Shea, PhD

Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Organizational Behavior, Health Informatics

Kimberly Shoenbill, MD, MS

Assistant Professor Program of Clinical & Health Informatics, School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine

Debbie Travers, PhD, RN, FAAN

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Biosurveillance, Emergency Department Triage

Lisa Vizer, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, School of Medicine

Health Technology Interaction

Di Wu, PhD

Assistant Professor, UNC School of Dentistry

BioStatistics, BioInformatics

Fei Yu, PhD

School of Information & Library Science, School of Information & Library Science

Health Technology and Informatics Librarian, UNC Health Sciences Library

Health Technology, Health Informatics

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