Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, CPHI, FAHIMA
Associate Professor and the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of Texas, School of Biomedical Informatics
Susan Fenton is an Associate Professor and the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics in Houston, TX. She is responsible for their graduate certificates, master’s and doctoral degree programs. She recently led the development of the nation’s first practice doctorate in health informatics. Dr. Fenton received the 2019 TxHIMA Legacy Award and is a 2019 recipient of the UT Regents' Outstanding Teacher Award. Dr. Fenton has received more than $7 million in grant funding and also serves on a variety of regional and national professional association committees and boards. Dr. Fenton has more than 30 years experience in health informatics and health information management.