Allison McCoy, PhD, FAMIA
Dr. Allison B. McCoy is an Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics in the School of Medicine at Vanderbilt University. Her research, funded by NLM and AHRQ, focuses on developing and implementing novel, generalizable approaches to evaluating and improving electronic health records and clinical decision support using existing data sources to promote safer and more affordable healthcare.
Dr. McCoy received her MS and PhD in Biomedical Informatics from Vanderbilt University and a completed a postdoctoral fellowship at The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics in Houston. She also worked as an assistant professor at The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics in Houston and in the Department of Global Biostatistics and Data Science at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine before returning to Vanderbilt.