Anna Waller, ScD

Adjunct Associate Professor Department of Health Behavior
Research Professor Department of Emergency Medicine
Director Carolina Center for Health Informatics

T:(919) 843-0389

anna_waller@med.unc.edu

Carolina Center for Health Informatics, Department of Emergency Medicine

100 Market Street, Ground Floor

Chapel Hill, NC 27516

USA

Anna Waller, ScD, research professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill, also is director of the Carolina Center for Health Informatics and Principle
Investigator/Science Director for the North Carolina Disease Event Tracking and Epidemiologic Collection Tool
(NC DETECT).

She has worked in public health surveillance for more than 25 years. Dr. Waller received her doctoral degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health.

Research Activities

Alcohol and drug use
Environmental impacts on health
Injury and violence prevention and control
Public health studies
Public health surveillance

Staff/Administrative Duties

For the Department of Health Behavior:
     Advise students on special projects
     Faculty research collaboration
     Student research supervision
     Provide technical assistance for NC DETECT data

Education

ScD, Maternal and Child Health, Johns Hopkins University, 1990