Team

Lead Investigators

Katherine Scafide, PhD, RN, FAAN
Principal Investigator
Dr. Katherine ‘Kat’ Scafide is an Associate Professor at George Mason University in the School of Nursing, College of Public Health. Her research focuses on using innovative technologies to address disparities in injury assessment among diverse victims of violence. In addition to general oversight, Dr. Scafide ensures clinical relevance, alignment with existing standards, and data collection across various laboratory and clinical institutions.
Janusz Wojtusiak, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator
Dr. Janusz Wojtusiak is Professor and Director of the Health Informatics Program at George Mason University. He also directs the Machine Learning and Inference Laboratory. Dr. Wojtusiak’s research spans a wide area of artificial intelligence methods applied in medical, healthcare, and health applications. Dr. Wojtusiak leads the development of the injury platform and all software activities on the project.
David Lattanzi, PhD, PE, FSEI
Co-Principal Investigator
Dr. David Lattanzi is an Associate Professor and the John Toups Faculty Fellow at George Mason University. Dr. Lattanzi’s research focuses on creating novel diagnostic technologies that leverage computer vision and artificial intelligence. He is leading the development of the relevant computer vision systems, as well as spearheading the user-centered design aspects of the project.
Karen Trister Grace
PhD, MSN, CNM, FACNM
Co-investigator
Kathi Huddleston
PhD, MSN
Director Clinical Research
Michał Małkiewicz, Dr.-Ing.
Consultant
Mehrdad Ghyabi, PhD
Post-doc
Amin Nayebi, PhD
Post-doc
Jessica Teselle
Budget & Admin Analyst
Suzan Kane
Consultant
René Ayala
Designer, Technology Support
Ashwin R. Shenolikar
Programmer
Master's in Computer Science
Hansel P. Saldanha
Programmer
Master's in Computer Science
Mohammad Qodrati
GRA
PhD student in Health Informatics
Solomon Aboagye
GRA
Master's Student in Nutrition
Ananya Edupuganti
GRA
Master's Student in
Healthcare Administration
Vibhavari Gadhe
GRA
Master's Student in
Health Informatics
Sean Grimm
Master's in Health Informatics