Health Informatics and Implementation Science


Thomas Houston

Thomas Houston, MD, MPH
Professor and Division Chief









Jeroan Allison, MD MS - Professor and Vice Chair, Quantitative Health Sciences; Associate Vice Provost for Health Disparities Research

Daniel Amante, PhD, MPH - Instructor

Adarsha Bajracharya, MD - Assistant Professor, Health Informatics and Implementation Science

Amanda Blok, PhD, MSN, PHCNS-BC - Assistant Professor,  Health Informatics and Implementation Science

Sarah Cutrona, MD, MPH - Associate Professor

Jinying Chen, PhD - Assistant Professor

Timothy Hogan, PhD - Associate Professor
Implementation Research Coordinator, VA National eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI) Coordinating Center, and Research Health Scientist, VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research (CHQOER), Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center

Mayuko Ito Fukunaga, MD, FCCP - Assistant Professor

Feifan Liu, PhD - Assistant Professor

Jomol Mathew, PhD - Assistant Professor

Kristin M. Mattocks, PhD, MPH - Associate Professor
Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development, VA Central Western Massachusetts

Rajani Sadasivam, PhD - Associate Professor


Thomas English, PhD - Instructor

Lori Pelletier, PhD - Assistant Professor

Camilla Pimentel, MPH, PhD - Assistant Professor, Health Informatics and Implementation Science

Stephanie Shimada, PhD - Assistant Professor

Julie Volkman, PhD - Assistant Professor


Jamie Faro, PhD - Post Doctoral Research Fellow


Mickayla Aboujaoude - Clinical Research Assistant

Kavitha Balakrishnan - Application Database Developer

Ariana Kamberi - Research Coordinator

Anna Lu - Research Coordinator

Annalise McDonald - Clinical Research Assistant

Carla McDonald - Administrative Assistant

Angela Patterson - Clinical Research Coordinator

Gregory Seward, MS, LADC-I, LSW, CTTS-M, CADC - Program Manager

Jessica Wijesundara, MPH, CHES - Program Director


Catherine Nagawa, MS


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Society of Behavioral Medicine, 40th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, March 2019.
From left to right: Annalise McDonald, Catherine Nagawa, Thomas Houston, Rajani Sadasivam, Jamie Faro.

 HIIS Division Group

Dr. Thomas Houston received the prestigious Worthen Award, the VA's highest recognition of outstanding achievement of national significance in health professions education. 2016
From left to right: Hong Yu, Timothy Hogan, Stephanie Shimada, Thomas Houston, Mickayla Aboujaoude, Sarah Cutrona, Rajani Sadasivam, Amanda Green.