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Terika McCall

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics (Health Informatics)

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Terika McCall, PhD, MPH, MBA



Dr. McCall’s research focuses on reducing disparities in mental health service utilization through the use of technology. Specifically, she examines the acceptability of using telehealth modalities to deliver mental health services and resources to traditionally underserved communities. She employs a user-centered design approach to develop culturally-informed mHealth applications. Dr. McCall's research is interdisciplinary and focuses on issues related to the acceptance, development, and use of mHealth applications. Her goal is to achieve health equity by increasing access to health services and resources.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Health Informatics (2020)
  • MBA
    Wake Forest University School of Business, Management (2016)
  • MPH
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Health Behavior & Health Education (2010)
  • BS
    University of Florida, Health Science Education (2006)

Professional Service

American Medical Informatics AssociationCo-Chair, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Recruitment Subcommittee2021 - Present
Health Systems JournalArea Editor, Consumer Health Informatics and Mobile Health2021 - Present
Frontiers in Digital HealthGuest Editor, Frontiers in Digital Health, Special Issue: Digital Health Equity2021 - Present
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing SystemsAssociate Chair for CHI 2022 Health Subcommittee2021 - Present

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