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Name
Dongwen Wang
Professor

Wang's research focuses on modeling and representation of biomedical knowledge in computer-interpretable format and delivery of technology-mediated behavioral interventions in health care processes and patient outcome

480-884-0264
Shu Wang
Professor
602-496-3349
Marc Adams
Assoc Professor

Dr. Adams is a behavioral scientist and epidemiologist with a background in psychology, behavioral sciences and public health.

602-827-2470
  
Tamiko Azuma
Asst Dean & Assoc Profr

Azuma's research focuses on attention, memory and language processing.

480-965-9455
  
Visar Berisha
Assoc Professor

Berisha's research seeks to develop and apply new machine learning and statistical signal processing tools to better understand and model signal perception.

480-747-6455
 
Cady Berkel
Assoc Professor

Berkel studies health disparities and the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based programs

Meg Bruening
Director & Assoc Professor

Meg Bruening's research interests include public health nutrition promotion and obesity prevention targeted to underserved, vulnerable youth and families.

602-827-2266
Matthew Buman
Director (FSC) & Professor
602-496-8617
Cheryl Der Ananian
Assoc Professor

Der Ananian's research interests involve the promotion of physical activity for older adults with emphasis on utilizing physical activity as a secondary prevention strategy for chronic illnesses.

Valentin Dinu
Assoc Professor

Dinu's research interests are the assessment, improvement, and development of computational approaches, software applications and databases that facilitate management of diverse sources of biomedical information.

480-884-0246
Hassan Ghasemzadeh
Assoc Professor

Ghasemzadeh's research interests include mobile health, machine learning, and algorithm design.

Adela Grando
Assoc Professor

Grando leads projects focused on building mobile technology to support patient's decision process.

480-884-0259
Ellen Green
Assoc Professor

The goal of Green's research is to improve the quality of public policymaking such that it has a direct and positive impact on the health of our population.

Chong Lee
Assoc Professor

Lee's research focuses on cardiovascular disease and chronic disease epidemiology and health informatics.

602-827-2282
 
Jianming Liang
Assoc Professor

Liang is an associate professor and a member of graduate faculties of biomedical informatics, computer science, computer engineering, and biomedical engineering. In addition to 100+ publications, he holds 30 patents.

Li Liu
Assoc Professor

Dr. Liu investigates clinical and molecular signatures of human diseases, and develops novel computational methods to discover biomarkers for early diagnosis and accurate prediction of therapeutic responses for individuals.

480-727-9813
  
Mac McCullough
Assoc Professor

McCullough's research involves quantifying investments in public health and social services and assessing how these investments are put to use in order to improve population health.

602-496-0203
Beate Peter
Assoc Professor

Peter studies the genetic etiologies of disorders of spoken and written language. Her work contributes to the foundations for early identification of children at genetic risk and for proactive interventions.

Andrea Pittman
Assoc Professor

Pittman's heads the Pediatric Amplification Laboratory, the amplification needs of both children and adults with hearing loss are examined through traditional and novel paradigms.

480-727-8728
  

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Melinda Johnson
Clinical Assoc Professor

Johnson is a Registered Dietitian with specialties in nutrition communications and nutrition in the media. Her interests include health literacy, health marketing, and professional use of social media.

Simin Levinson
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Simin Levinson is faculty in Nutrition programs within the College of Health Solutions. She is the immediate past president of the University Senate.

CR Macchi
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Macchi is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Integrated Behavioral Health programs and Associate Chair of Internship Programs.

602-496-1355
  
Lesley Manson
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Manson's specialty is within the area of building fiscally sustainable integrated health care with identifiable return on investment and cost savings.

602-496-6790
  
Lisa Morse
Clinical Assoc Professor

Morse's research interests include: nutritional care of burn, trauma and critical care patients; nutrition support; clinical nutrition; medical nutrition therapy and therapeutic diets.

602-496-1864
  
Aparna Rao
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Rao's linical and research interests are in the characterization and diagnosis of hearing loss.

480-727-2761
Swapna Reddy
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Reddy’s primary research interests are how law and policy can be utilized as tools to improve population health outcomes, reduce health disparities and inequities.

Jeffrey Reiter
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)
Myra Schatzki
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)
480-965-9224
Denise Stats-Caldwell
Clinical Associate Professor
Juliet Weinhold
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Weinhold's research interests include late-acquired speech sound disorders, lexical acquisition, orofacial myofunctional disorders and code switching in bilingual children.

480-965-8719
 
Jeffrey Wolz
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)
602-285-7865
Carl Yamashiro
Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)

Yamashiro is an Associate Clinical Professor and Program Coordinator for the MS Biomedical Diagnostics program. He researches technology assessment and development in the healthcare field with a core strength in diagnostics.

480-884-0348
  
Laurel Bruce
Clinical Assistant Professor
Victoria Clark
Clinical Asst Professor (FSC)

Bilingual in Spanish and English, Clark serves children whose parents speak primarily Spanish and supervises graduate students as well as several after-school therapy programs for children.

Wendy Darling
Clinical Asst Professor
Jennifer Gonzalez
Clinical Asst Professor (FSC)
480-965-9609
  
Mollie Harding
Clinical Asst Professor (FSC)
480-965-6416
  
Denise Kennedy
Clinical Asst Professor

Kennedy has more than 30 years of experience in the health care industry and has been recognized nationally and internationally for her work to improve health care service quality and the patient experience.

602-496-1349
Matthew Martin
Clinical Asst Professor

Behavioral medicine scientist and educator

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Dana Epstein
Research Professor (FSC)
602-826-1216
Research Professor (FSC)
602-277-5551
William Yost
Research Professor (FSC)

Yost studies auditory perception, i.e., hearing in humans with normal and impaired hearing and in animals.

480-727-7148
 
Robin DeWeese
Asst Research Professor (FSC)

DeWeese's research interests include examining the influence of the built environment on food and physical activity behaviors, as well as policies that make healthy choices easy.

Asst Research Professor (FSC)

LaCross' primary specializations are phonetics and phonology.

Research Scholar (FSC)
Megan Phillips
Project Mgr Research

Phillips teaches undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of classes such as health systems and design, health disparities and population health.

Faculty Research Assoc (FSC)
Vimla Patel
Research Professor (FSC)

Patel's expertise is in complexity of the distributed cognitive system that underlies critical care decisions and on the impact of technology on human cognition and performance.

Research Professional FSC
Research/Lab Aide
Name
Faculty Assoc
Lisa O'Neill
Faculty Assoc
520-626-5804
Sen Peng
Faculty Assoc
Faculty Assoc

Ristanovich has both bachelor's and master's degree in toxicology.

Russell Silverberg
Faculty Assoc

Silverberg earned his Doctor of Behavioral Health degree from Arizona State University in 2011.

480-877-1000
 
Kyle Singleton
Faculty Assoc
480-342-3920
Davide Sottara
Faculty Assoc

Dr. Sottara got his degrees in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Bologna, Italy. He currently collaborates with Mayo Clinic on the development of Cognitive Support Applications for clinicians and patients.

480-628-7805
Robin Thomas
Faculty Associate

For more than 20 years, Byler Thomas has taught health at various adult learning levels and through multiple formats.

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Barbara Ainsworth
Regents Professor Emerita

Ainsworth is a Regents Professor Emerita with expertise in physical activity assessment. She is the lead author for the Adult Compendium of Physical Activity.

602-827-2291
  
Professor Emeritus
480-496-9856
Michael Dorman
Professor Emeritus

Dorman's group investigates many aspects of speech, voice and music perception by patients fit with cochlear implants and by normal-hearing subjects listening to simulations of cochlear implants.

480-965-3345
  
Robert Greenes
Professor Emeritus

Dr. Robert Greenes has authored more than 250 publications in the areas of clinical decision support, models and approaches for decision making; the knowledge representation to support it; and clinical application.

Richard Hinrichs
Professor Emeritus
602-827-2545
  
Professor Emeritus

David Ingram is a professor of speech and hearing science. He directs the Child Language Research Laboratory and conducts research on how young children acquire language across linguistic contexts.

480-965-7525
  
William G. Johnson
Professor Emeritus

Johnson is the founder of the Center for Health Information and Research and expert in health economics informatics.

Daniel Landers
Regents Professor Emeritus

Landers examines the effects of exercise on relaxation/mood alteration, including anxiety and depression; ability to cope with psychosocial stressors; quality and quantity of sleep; and cognitive function.

480-965-7664
  
George Stelmach
Professor Emeritus

Stelmach is involved in the Emeritus College at ASU and continues to serve on review boards for the National Institutes of Health and Department of Veterans Affairs.

480-965-9847
Linda Vaughan
Professor Emerita
602-496-2404
  
Name
Post Doctoral Scholar
Mehrnaz Abbasi
Postdoctoral Scholar

Dr. Mehrnaz Abbasi is a Postdoctoral Scholar at the College of Health Solutions at ASU.

602-496-1954
Post Doctoral Scholar
Jeni Green
Postdoctoral Scholar
Vergil Haynes
Postdoctoral Scholar
Qiaobin HU
Postdoctoral Scholar
Postdoctoral Scholar
Postdoctoral Scholar
Postdoctoral Scholar
Name
Dongwen Wang
Professor

Wang's research focuses on modeling and representation of biomedical knowledge in computer-interpretable format and delivery of technology-mediated behavioral interventions in health care processes and patient outcome

480-884-0264
Shu Wang
Professor
602-496-3349
Marc Adams
Assoc Professor

Dr. Adams is a behavioral scientist and epidemiologist with a background in psychology, behavioral sciences and public health.

602-827-2470
  
Tamiko Azuma
Asst Dean & Assoc Profr

Azuma's research focuses on attention, memory and language processing.

480-965-9455
  
Visar Berisha
Assoc Professor

Berisha's research seeks to develop and apply new machine learning and statistical signal processing tools to better understand and model signal perception.

480-747-6455
 
Cady Berkel
Assoc Professor

Berkel studies health disparities and the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based programs

Meg Bruening
Director & Assoc Professor

Meg Bruening's research interests include public health nutrition promotion and obesity prevention targeted to underserved, vulnerable youth and families.

602-827-2266
Matthew Buman
Director (FSC) & Professor
602-496-8617
Cheryl Der Ananian
Assoc Professor

Der Ananian's research interests involve the promotion of physical activity for older adults with emphasis on utilizing physical activity as a secondary prevention strategy for chronic illnesses.

Valentin Dinu
Assoc Professor

Dinu's research interests are the assessment, improvement, and development of computational approaches, software applications and databases that facilitate management of diverse sources of biomedical information.

480-884-0246
Hassan Ghasemzadeh
Assoc Professor

Ghasemzadeh's research interests include mobile health, machine learning, and algorithm design.

Adela Grando
Assoc Professor

Grando leads projects focused on building mobile technology to support patient's decision process.

480-884-0259
Ellen Green
Assoc Professor

The goal of Green's research is to improve the quality of public policymaking such that it has a direct and positive impact on the health of our population.

Chong Lee
Assoc Professor

Lee's research focuses on cardiovascular disease and chronic disease epidemiology and health informatics.

602-827-2282
 
Jianming Liang
Assoc Professor

Liang is an associate professor and a member of graduate faculties of biomedical informatics, computer science, computer engineering, and biomedical engineering. In addition to 100+ publications, he holds 30 patents.

Li Liu
Assoc Professor

Dr. Liu investigates clinical and molecular signatures of human diseases, and develops novel computational methods to discover biomarkers for early diagnosis and accurate prediction of therapeutic responses for individuals.

480-727-9813
  
Mac McCullough
Assoc Professor

McCullough's research involves quantifying investments in public health and social services and assessing how these investments are put to use in order to improve population health.

602-496-0203
Beate Peter
Assoc Professor

Peter studies the genetic etiologies of disorders of spoken and written language. Her work contributes to the foundations for early identification of children at genetic risk and for proactive interventions.

Andrea Pittman
Assoc Professor

Pittman's heads the Pediatric Amplification Laboratory, the amplification needs of both children and adults with hearing loss are examined through traditional and novel paradigms.

480-727-8728
  

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