K. Melissa Hallow, Ph.D.
School of Chemical, Materials, and Biomedical Engineering
Creates dynamic disease models
Dr. Hallow holds a joint appointment in the College of Engineering and the College of Public Health's department of epidemiology and biostatistics. She creates computer models that predict how diseases such as diabetes will respond to drug therapies and teaches engineering courses as well as public health courses in chronic disease epidemiology and clinical trail design.
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002
Area of Specialty
- Dynamic modeling of physiology
- Disease progression, particularly in the areas of cardiovascular disease, renal disease, and diabetes