Ryan Spaulding, PhD
Ryan Spaulding, PhD, is the director of the University of
Kansas Center for Telemedicine & Telehealth and oversees
all telehealth projects, research activities and daily operations.
Dr. Spaulding works with staff members to establish the center's
clinical, educational and technological priorities and to
extend telemedicine service to communities across Kansas.
Dr. Spaulding is the author or co-author of numerous articles
and book chapters on the use of technology to deliver health
care, particularly in medically underserved areas. He is a
member of the Council on Health Delivery for the Kansas Hospital
Association and a member of the advisory board for the Center
for Telenursing and Health Informatics of the Texas Woman's
University in Houston.
Dr. Spaulding received his doctorate from the University of
Kansas and his bachelor's and master's degrees from Central
Michigan University. He is a member of the
Association and the National Communication Association.