Operations Committee

The  Learning Health System Program’s Operations Committee is comprised of leadership, faculty and staff from UF Health and across the university. Chaired by Betsy Shenkman, Ph.D., the committee meets monthly to set program goals and direct the program’s activities.

The diverse membership of this committee is unique; the enthusiasm and dedication of its members promote the collaboration required for successful implementation science:

  • Azra Bihorac, M.D., M.S., Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine and Surgery, College of Medicine
  • Peter Carek, M.D., M.S., Professor and Chair of Community Health and Family Medicine, College of Medicine (chair, CTSI Translational Pilot Coordinating Committee)
  • Kari Cassel, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, UF Health
  • Laurie Duckworth, PhD, ARNP, Clinical Associate Professor and UF Health Shands Director of Clinical Research
  • Amanda Elsey, M.H.A., Assistant Director, UF Health Personalized Medicine Program, CTSI
  • Randy Harmatz, M.B.A., Senior Vice President and Chief Quality Officer, UF Health
  • Bill Larsen, Citizen Scientist
  • Gigi Lipori, Chief Data Officer, UF Health
  • Anna McDaniel, Ph.D., R.N., Professor and Dean, College of Nursing
  • Keith Muller, Ph.D., Professor of Health Outcomes and Policy, College of Medicine
  • Nadine Zemon, Citizen Scientist