Lola Ogunyemi

Omolola I Ogunyemi

Adjunct Professor, Radiological Sciences, University of California Los Angeles


1731 East 120th Street, Bldg N
Los Angeles, CA 90059

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Co-Leader, Biomedical Informatics Program of UCLA CTSI
Co-Director, Center for Biomedical Informatics
Member, CTSI, Medical Informatics GPB Home Area


Dr. Ogunyemi holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Barnard College, Columbia University and an M.S.E, and Ph.D. in Computer and Information Science from the University of Pennsylvania. Before moving to Charles Drew University to become the Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics, Dr. Ogunyemi was biomedical informatics faculty in the Department of Radiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School from 1999 until 2007. She was also a member of the affiliated faculty in the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology from 2003 until 2007. She has taught graduate level biomedical informatics courses in the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, at UCLA, and short courses on informatics at the University of Natal, Durban, South Africa. She served on the National Library of Medicine’s Biomedical Library and Informatics Review Committee study section from 2003-2007, is currently on the National Library of Medicine’s Literature Selection and Technical Review Committee (2010-2014) and is an editorial board member of the journal Computers in Biology and Medicine.


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