Catherine PepperAssistant Professor/Library Field Services Coordinator
Medical Sciences Library, Texas A&M University
Cathy holds an MPH in Public Health Informatics from the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, and an MLIS from The University of Texas at Austin.
Based in Austin, TX, as embedded librarian for the Round Rock campus of the Texas A&M Health Science Center, she also teaches evidence-based practice to medical, nursing, and pharmacy students, as well as public health informatics courses in the HSC’s School of Public Health.
Cathy graduated from the CDC’s Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program in 2008, and was recognized for outstanding service to the Informatics Office at the Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases. Cathy is currently pursuing a PhD at the School of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston. Her research focuses on the use of social network analysis for evaluation of public health information systems. She has served as an elected officer and on various committees for the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association.