Leah Dawson, PhD, PMP, CHES, CCRP

Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center

Phone: 501.526.7761
Email: lcdawson3@uams.edu

Institute for Digital Health & Innovation
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 West Markham
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205


Current Projects - (2)

  • Objective Program Examination and Gap Analysis of Telehealth Resource Centers
    This project will review an inventory of existing metrics used by the Telehealth Resource Centers to summarize technical assistance (TA) activities and identify opportunities for future program development in improving TA services for expanding telehealth in the nation.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Health information technology, Networking and collaboration, Telehealth
  • Summary of Telehealth Definitions: A Scoping Review
    Telehealth services are a vital alternative to delivering health care, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. This study provides a scope review of telehealth definitions, summarized from various sources and stakeholders.
    Research center: Rural Telehealth Evaluation Center
    Topics: Health information technology, Health services, Healthcare access, Legislation and regulation, Public health, Telehealth