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Cedric Truss

Program Director and Clinical Assistant Professor    
Education

MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA, CHARLESTON, SC, 2017
Doctor of Health Administration
Dissertation Title: Examining the Risk Factors for Hospital Ransomware Attacks: A Qualitative Study

HEALTH INFORMATICS, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL, 2013
Master of Science

HUMAN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA, TUSCALOOSA, AL, 2010
Bachelor of Science

Biography

Research Interests
Health Information Technology (HIT)
Ransomware
Telemedicine/Telehealth
Health Care Organizations

Selected Publications
2015: V. Barry, M.E. Lynch, D.Q. Tran, A. Antun, H.G. Cohen, A. DeBalsi, D. Hicks, S. Mattis, M.J. A. Riberio, S.F. Stein, C.L. Truss, K. Tyson and C.L. Kempton. (2015), Distress in patients with bleeding disorders: a single institutional cross-sectional study. Hemophilia. Doi: 10.1111/hae.12748

Selected Presentations
2017: C.L.Truss, T.L. Crutcher. (2017), Bridging the gap between rural populations and specialized medical care using telehealth/telemedicine. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.

2017: E. Long, B.Majid, C.Truss, K.Elmore. (2017), Using a Mixed-Methods, User-Centered Evaluation to Improve Usability for the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB (NCHHSTP) Atlasplus.

2016: An Electronic Clinical Research Study Management System (authors: Kesley D. Tyson, M.S., C.C.R.P., Cedric L. Truss, M.S.H.I., Lasandra Patterson, C.C.R.P.)- presented at the Society of Clinical Research Associates Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada

Memberships
Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
American Public Health Association (APHA)