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

Sarah Cutrona, MD, MPH - Associate 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

Celine Larkin, PhD - Assistant Professor

Feifan Liu, PhD - Assistant Professor

Jomol Mathew, PhD - Instructor

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

Lori Pelletier, PhD - Assistant Professor

Rajani Sadasivam, PhD - Associate Professor

Stephanie Shimada, PhD - Assistant Professor


Thomas English, PhD - Instructor

Julie Volkman, PhD - Assistant Professor


Jinying Chen, PhD - Post Doctoral Research Scientist

Jamie Faro, PhD - Post Doctoral Research Fellow


Mickayla Aboujaoude - Clinical Research Assistant

Kavitha Balakrishnan - Application Database Developer

Jessica Wijesundara, MPH, CHES - Program Director

Ariana Kamberi - 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


Catherine Nagawa, MS

 HIIS Division Group

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