CIO Advisory Committee

The CIO Advisory Committee exists for the purpose of advising the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Chief Information Officer (CIO) and providing a conduit for the exchange of information between the UTHSC Office of Information Technology Services and the students, staff, and faculty at all UTHSC locations.

The Committee meets monthly and approved minutes are posted for viewing. Also posted are the current regular roster, Terms of Service, and the Bylaws. All documents require Adobe Reader to open.

Working groupsLink to Acrobat file were established to help determine IT priorities for the campus, utilizing these Working Group Guidelines. Link to Acrobat file The committee revises its IT Priorities ListLink to Acrobat file annually.

Membership 2014-15

Member Name Area Represented
Jan van der Aa, PhD
Ex-Officio Member
Vice Chancellor and CIO
Information Technology Services
Larry Tague
College of Graduate Health Sciences
Daniel McGarry
Vice Chair
College of Nursing
Anna Montgomery College of Dentistry
Sajeesh Kumar, PhD College of Health Professions
Stephen Adams, MD College of Medicine - Chattanooga
Travis Turner College of Medicine - Knoxville (Graduate School of Medicine)
Yan Cui, PhD College of Medicine - Memphis
Jennifer Williams College of Pharmacy
C. Judith Nyabando, EdD Academic, Faculty & Student Affairs
Jada Williams Alumni Affairs & Development
La’Keith Miller Executive Vice Chancellor Office (Facilities Admin.)
Charles Cossar Finance & Operations
Paul Gahn Library & Biocommunications Center
Patricia Page Office of Research
Phyllis Richey, PhD Faculty Senate
Rakesh Patel Student Government Association
Netia Watson Employee Relations Committee (ERC)
Ramona Jackson Exempt Staff Council (ESC)

Contact Us

Department of Information Technology Services

877 Madison Ave
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: 901-448-2222
Fax: 901-448-8199