Laura Marcial

Research Health IT Scientist


  • PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BA, History, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Laura Marcial, Ph.D., has been creating and assessing electronic health information tools since 2000. Her published research on scientific data repositories and mobile devices led her to develop a research program on information search performance on desktop, tablet, and mobile computers.

Ms. Marcial has led development teams, worked with managed hosting service providers, and cultivated teams of leading researchers to develop tools for clinicians. She has experience with research methodology, survey design and implementation, usability studies, statistical analysis, and manuscript preparation.