Department of Biomedical & Health Informatics

Primary Faculty Appointments


The Department faculty include tenure track and adjunct faculty, who participate in graduate education and research at the School of Medicine and its partner hospitals, Truman Medical CentersChildren’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics and Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City.

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Jenifer Allsworth, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine

Specialties and Research/Medical Interests

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Epidemiology, Women's health

Allsworth, Jenifer
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Julie Banderas, Pharm.D., F.C.C.P., B.C.P.S.

Professor, Chair - Department of Graduate Health Professions in Medicine, Assistant Dean - Graduate Studies & Allied Health
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Internal Medicine
Section: Pharmacology
UMKC School of Medicine
Banderas, Julie
235-5249
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Jannette Berkley-Patton, M.A., Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine Berkley-Patton, Jannette

Specialties and Research/Medical Interests

Community based, Behavior, Health outcomes

Berkley-Patton, Jannette
235-6362
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An-Lin Cheng, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Director of Research and Statistical Consult Service
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine
Cheng, An-Lin
235-5242
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Monica Gaddis, Ph.D.

Assistant Teaching Professor, Research Director
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Emergency Medicine
UMKC School of Medicine

Specialties and Research/Medical Interests

Emergency Medicine

Gaddis, Monica
235-1779
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Mary M. Gerkovich, Ph.D.

Adjunct Emeritus Associate Professor, Tenured
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine
Gerkovich, Mary M.
235-1322
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George S. Gotto, IV, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor, Associate Director - Research, UMKC-Institute for Human Development
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Gotto, George S.
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Mark Hoffman, Ph.D.

Adjunct Associate Professor, Research Associate Professor, Director - Translational Bioinformatics - Children’s Mercy Kansas City
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Pediatrics
Children's Mercy Hospital
Hoffman, Mark
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Michelle C. Reynolds, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor, Associate Director - Training and Technical Assistance UMKC-Institute for Human Development (UCEDD)
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Reynolds, Michelle C.
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Kim Smolderen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - Implementation Science, Outcomes Research Scientist
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine Smolderen, Kim
Smolderen, Kim
235-1618
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John A. Spertus, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor, Daniel J. Lauer / Missouri Endowed Chair in Metabolic and Vascular Disease Research, Clinical Director
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Internal Medicine
Section: CV Disease
Saint Luke's Hospital Spertus, John

Specialties and Research/Medical Interests

Cardiovascular outcomes research

Spertus, John A.
932-8270
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Lakshmi Venkitachalam, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Research Professor
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine
Venkitachalam, Lakshmi
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Karen B. Williams, Ph.D.

Professor, Chair Emerita
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
UMKC School of Medicine
Williams, Karen B.
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Shui Qing Ye, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, William R. Brown / Missouri Endowed Chair in Genetics and Molecular Medicine
Department(s) of Biomedical and Health Informatics
Section: Genetics
Children's Mercy Hospital Qing Ye, Shui

Specialties and Research/Medical Interests

Genetics, Biochemistry, Biomedical Informatics, Cell Biology, Pediatric Genetics

Ye, Shui Qing
235-1074
M5-128
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