Barbara L. Massoudi

Senior Research Health Scientist


  • Graduate Certificate in Public Health Informatics, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University
  • PhD, Occupational Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh
  • MS, Public Health in Environmental Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh
  • BS, Public Health, Southern Connecticut State University.

Barbara L. Massoudi, MPH, PhD, has more than 20 years of experience in health, public health, and informatics and has specialized skills in epidemiology and environmental and occupational health. Her current research interests include documenting and reengineering the business processes of public health, knowledge management, electronic health records, personal health records, health information exchange, updating the National Agenda for Public Health Informatics, and public health informatics training and competencies. She previously led the Impact Analysis of the Health Information Security and Privacy Collaborative for AHRQ, and the Assessment of Variation and Solutions report for the first phase of the project. Dr. Massoudi is adjunct assistant professor of informatics at the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University and chair of the Public Health Informatics Working Group of the American Medical Informatics Association.