Chinedum Ojinnaka

Asst Professor
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
9020

Biography

Ojinnaka is an assistant professor of biomedical informatics. Her research focuses on identifying the associations between individual and population-level social determinants of health, and disparities in health outcomes and health care utilization. Her research leverages databases such as cancer registry and public-assistance program data, to identify factors that affect health outcomes and disparities. Her research also involves implementing and evaluating interventions aimed at improving healthcare access and reducing health disparities. 

Education

Ph.D. Texas A&M University

M.P.H Texas A&M University

M.B.B.S University of Nigeria

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Research Interests

Health disparities, health outcomes, cancer-related disparities, health policy, applied research methods

Courses

Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
BMI 102 Intro Pop Health Informatics
BMI 484 Internship
BMI 560 Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 584 Internship
BMI 590 Reading and Conference
BMI 593 Applied Project
EXW 780 Practicum
BMI 790 Reading and Conference
BMI 792 Research
Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
BMI 482 Capstone I
BMI 483 Capstone II
BMI 584 Internship
BMI 792 Research
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
BMI 482 Capstone I
BMI 483 Capstone II
BMI 584 Internship
BMI 593 Applied Project
BMI 598 Special Topics
BMI 790 Reading and Conference
BMI 792 Research
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
BMI 102 Intro Public Hlth Informatics
CHS 394 Special Topics
BMI 484 Internship
BMI 560 Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 584 Internship
BMI 590 Reading and Conference
BMI 593 Applied Project
BMI 790 Reading and Conference
BMI 792 Research
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
BMI 484 Internship
BMI 584 Internship
BMI 792 Research
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
BMI 593 Applied Project
BMI 598 Special Topics
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
BMI 102 Intro Public Hlth Informatics