About the Research Committee

The Research Committee’s primary objective is to fulfill Organizational Strategy 1: Research. Specifically, this committee strives to ensure that imaging informaticists take the lead in driving discovery and innovation in the imaging informatics field.


  • Foster and support community among researchers focused on solving imaging informatics projects
  • Disseminate imaging informatics discoveries through JDI, social media and other channels
  • Benchmark funding trends for imaging informatics research and develop and implement an outreach/advocacy plan to increase more informatics funding.



  • Katherine Andriole, PhD, FSIIMMGH & BWH Data Science Office
  • Peter Chang, MDUC Irvine Medical Center
  • Bradley Erickson, MD, PhD, CIIP, FSIIMMayo Foundation
  • Keyvan FarahaniNational Cancer Institute
  • Mona FloresNVIDIA
  • Les Folio, DO, MPH, CIIPMoffitt Cancer Center
  • Judy Gichoya, MDEmory Healthcare
  • Maryellen GigerUniversity of Chicago
  • Sina Houshmand, MDUniversity of California San Francisco
  • Aylin Tahmasebi, MDThomas Jefferson University
  • Jessyca Wagner, PhDClover Learning, Inc.


  • Anna ZawackiStaff LiaisonSIIM