About the Team


This is a collaborative effort across many different groups at The University of Arizona, including the College of Medicine – Tucson, the College of Medicine – Phoenix, the College of Nursing, the Mel and Enid Zuckerman School of Public Health, University of Arizona Health Sciences, and Research Innovation and Impact. 


Core Team


Tracy Crane, Ph.D., RDN
Assistant Professor, Biobehavioral Health Sciences Division
College of Nursing
Co-Director, Behavioral Measurement and Interventions Shared Resource
University of Arizona Cancer Center

Kacey Ernst, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
College of Public Health
University of Arizona

Sriram Iyengar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Medicine
Director, Clinical Outcomes Research Analytics
College of Medicine – Phoenix
University of Arizona
Nirav Merchant
Director, UA Data Science Institute (Data7)
Research Innovation Impact (RII)
University of Arizona

Maliaca Oxnam
Deputy Director, UA Data Science Institute (Data7)
Research Innovation Impact (RII)
University of Arizona

Tejal M. Parikh, MD
Associate Professor
Family and Community Medicine
College of Medicine – Tucson
University of Arizona

Mary Margaret Sprinkle
Assistant Director, Finance and Management, CyVerse
BIO5 Institute
University of Arizona


Key Contributors


Faculty Contributors:

Eduardo Gonzalez Fagoaga, Assistant Professor, Public Health, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Stephen Rains, Professor, Communication, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Cecilia Rosales, Professor & Chair, Division of Public Health Practice & Translational Research, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health


Additional Contributors:

Jules Barbati, Graduate Student, Communications, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Paulina Colombo, Graduate Student, Public Health, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Jim Davis, Manager of Infrastructure Services, Data Science Institute
Nick Eddy, Senior Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Data Science Institute
Hagan Franks, Manager of Software Engineering, Data Science Institute
Chris Klimowski, Software Engineer, Data Science Institute
Mariah Wall, UI Developer & Graphic Artist, CyVerse
Todd Wickizer, Software Engineer, Data Science Institute
Sarah Wright, Health Educator, Cancer Center
Angela Yung, Research Coordinator, Cancer Center
Michelle Yung, Applications Systems Analyst/Developer, Data Science Institute