Faculty and Staff


Sherrie H. Kaplan, PhD, MPH

Executive Co-Director

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Healthcare Measurement and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Director of the MS-BATS graduate program

Email: skaplan@hs.uci.edu

Sheldon Greenfield, MD

Executive Co-Director

Donald Bren Professor, School of Medicine, Professor of Medicine

Email: sgreenfi@hs.uci.edu

John Billimek, PhD

Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine

Lari Wenzel, PhD

                 Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Development,                     Department of Medicine

Zeev Kain, MD, MBA

Chancellor’s Professor, Executive Director of Center on Stress & Health Dept of Anesthesiology, Director of Value Based Care at Health Policy Research Institute

Richard J Kelly, MD, JD, MPH

Clinical Professor, Anesthesiology School of Medicine, Senior Affiliate of Health Policy Research Institute

Robert Wilson, PhD

Assistant Professor In-Residence, Assistant Project Scientist at Beckman Laser Institute


Thuy Pham

Chief Administrative Officer

Email: ttp@hs.uci.edu

Marissa Saplala

Personnel/Financial Analyst

Email: msaplala@hs.uci.edu

Kaelyn See

Executive Assistant to Drs. Sherrie Kaplan & Sheldon Greenfield

Email: seek@hs.uci.edu

Jackie Chow

Unity Project Coordinator and HELIOS Lab Co-Coordinator

Email: jjchow2@hs.uci.edu

Lauren Heim

Project Director

Email: heiml@uci.edu

Brett Cervantes

HELIOS Lab Co-Coordinator and MPC Project Assistant Coordinator

Email: bscervan@hs.uci.edu

Karina Fing

MPC Project Coordinator

Email: kfingcas@uci.edu

Chelsea McKinney

Project Director

Email: comckinn@hs.uci.edu

Adriana Orellana

Community Health Alumni Mentor

Email: aorella1@uci.edu

UCI Collaborators

Hoda Anton-Culver (Epidemiology)

Robert Bristow, MD (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

David Buchbinder, MD (Pediatrics)

Farshid Dayyani, MD (Dept of Medicine)

Emily Dow, MD, (Family Medicine)

Karen Edwards, PhD (Epidemiology)

Lorraine Evangelista (Nursing)

Angela Fleischman, MD, PhD (Medicine)

Sergio Masague-Gago, PhD (CalIT2)

Richard Gannotta, former DHA and CEO of UCI Health

Shruti Gohil, MD, MPH (Medicine)

Deborah Goodman, MD, PhD (Epidemiology)

Mirelle Jacobson, PhD, (formally Paul Merage School of Business)

Michelle Fortier, PhD, (Nursing)

Zeev Kain, MD (Dept. of Anesthesia & Perioperative Care)

Richard Kelly, MD, JD, MPH, (Cardiac Anesthesiology)

Antoine Khoury, MD, (Pediatric Urology)

David Kilgore, MD (Family Medicine)

Jung-Ah Le (Nursing)

Michael Leon, PhD (Neurobiology & Behavior)

Roger Liu (DFM)

Jung-Ah Le (Nursing)

Natasha Mesinkovska, MD, PhD (Dermatology)

Dana Mukamel, PhD (Medicine)

Bin Nan, PhD (Statistics)

Edward Nelson, (Dept. of Medicine)

Andrew Odegaard, PhD, MPH (Epidemiology)

Kathryn Osann, PhD (Family Medicine) 

Leonard Sender, MD (Medicine)

Violet Shen, MD (Pediatrics)

Dara Sorkin, PhD (Medicine)

Krishnansu Tewari, MD (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

Lilibeth Torno, MD (Pediatrics)

Shannon Toohey, (Emergency Medicine)

Edward Uchio, MD, (Urology)

William Wilson, MD, MA (Intensivist)

Deborah Wing, MD, (formerly Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Maureen Zehntner, former Associate Vice Chancellor for Medical Center Affairs

Kai Zheng, PhD (Informatics)

Other Collaborators

Daniel Barocas, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Urologic Surgery

Shari Barkin, MD, MSHS, Professor of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Michael Birrer, MD, PhD, Director of the Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of Arkansas

Jeanne Black, PhD, NP, Health Policy Research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

David Cella, PhD from Northwestern University

Tim Daskivich, MD, Asst. Professor Dept of Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Liana Fraenkel, PhD, Dept of Rheumotology, Yale University

Karina Galvan-Martinez, University of California, San Diego

Patricia Ganz, MD at University of California, Los Angeles

Isla Garraway, MD, PhD, Assoc. Prof, Urology, Los Angeles VA Healthcare System and Johnson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA

Greg E. Gin, MD, Staff Physician, Long Beach VA Health Systems

Russell Glasgow, PhD, MS, Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado

Helen Huang, Statistician, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Richard Kravitz, MD, Professor, Dept. of Internal Medicine, UC Davis

Mark Litwin, MD, Professor and Chair, Dept of Urology, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

Michael Ong, MD, Ph.D, UCLA, Johnson’s Comprehensive Cancer Center

David Penson, MD, Vanderbilt University (Greenfield and Kaplan)

Jennifer Raymond, MD, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Diana Dremaine, MD, Children’s Hosptital Orange county

Christina Reh, MD, Children’s Hospital Orange County

Matthew Resnick, Department of Urology, Vanderbilt University

Andre Rogatko, PhD, Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Patrick S. Romano, MD, MPH, UC Davis Health System

James Sabin, MD, Harvard Medical School

Marilou Shaughnessy, MD, Harvard Clinical Psychologist

Hal Sox, MD, Dartmouth University