Assistant Professor Department of Mathematics and Computer Science Belmont University Adjoint Assistant Professor Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Vanderbilt University
Dr. Peng Zhang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Belmont University. Previously, she was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, focused on developing informatics tools to facilitate the clinical trial recruitment workflow. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from Vanderbilt University with a dissertation topic centered around the development of software architectures to improve the exchange and use of healthcare data. Her research interests include model-driven design for engineering and healthcare IT systems, intelligent model constructions using machine and deep learning, decentralized algorithms and protocols for facilitating and securing clinical communications, and the design of architectures and informatics tools to facilitate patient-centered care.