Academics & Research

UCEER

Collaborators

Roger Altizer, PhD

Research Interests: Digital Medicine, Games for Health, Healthcare Innovation, Intellectual Property, Media Law, Participatory Design, Qualitative Methods, Serious Games

Email: roger.altizer@utah.edu

Teneille R. Brown, JD

Email: teneille.brown@law.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-5883

Heather Canary, PhD

Heather Canary, PhD

Title:  Department of Communication

Research interests: health communication, family processes, organizational communication, disability, decision making

Gretchen A. Case, PhD

Research Interests: Communication Methods, Total, Education, Medical, Graduate, Education, Medical, Undergraduate, Education, Premedical, Humanities, Medicine in Literature, Students, Medical, Students, Premedical, Teaching and Curriculum Development

Email: Gretchen.Case@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-9766

Sydney Cheek-O’Donnell, PhD

Sydney Cheek-O’Donnell, PhD

Title:   Head of Theatre Studies

Email:  cheek.odonnell@utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-1080

Lauren Clark, PhD, RN, FAAN

Email: Lauren.Clark@nurs.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-8576

Karin M Dent, MS, CGC

Karin M Dent, MS, CGC

Title:  Associate Professor- Department of Pediatrics, Associate Program Director- Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling

Angela Fagerlin, PhD

Angie’s training is in experimental psychology, primarily in the areas of cognitive and social psychology. Her research focuses on testing methods for communicating medical data to patients and providers (e.g., the risks and benefits of cancer treatment) and the development and testing of decision support interventions. Her recent work is testing t... Read More

Research Interests: Developing and Testing of Decision Aids in Clinical Contexts, Particularly their Impact on Patient Decision Making and Patient-Physician Communication, Examining the Role of Living Wills and Surrogate Decision-Making at the End of Life, Factors that Affect People’s Perception of Risks, Investigating the Effect of Numeracy Skills on Medical Decision Making, Testing Methods for Improving Risk Communication

Email: angie.fagerlin@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-2100

Sadie Gabler

Sadie Gabler

Title:  Research Participant Advocate

Avery Holton, PhD

Avery Holton, PhD

Title:  Department of Communication

Research interests: health and disabilities communication, digital and social media, mass media

Email:  avery.holton@utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-1067

Kim Kaphingst, PhD

Kim Kaphingst, PhD

Title:  Professor, Communication
Investigator, Huntsman Cancer Institute

Richard Nelson, PhD

Richard Nelson, PhD

Title:  Research Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine

Louisa A. Stark, PhD

Email: louisa.stark@utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-0019

Jose Zagal, PhD

Jose Zagal, PhD

Title:  Assistant Professor of Game Development
Human Computer Interaction, Interactive Media


School of Cinema and Interactive Media