Contact Information

Welcome to Biomedical Informatics at USU

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Biomedical Informatics
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799
Room G058K
Phone: (301) 295-2158
FAX: (301)295-3585

Christy J.W. Ledford, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics Department

Christy J.W. Ledford, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


  • Health Communication (PHD 872)
  • Introduction to Clinical Medicine: Medical Interviewing (PRC1001 Fundamentals)

Research Interests

Dr. Ledford conducts patient-provider communication research in the clinical setting. Her work focuses on how patients and providers negotiate competing medical evidence through patient centered care. Dr. Ledford serves as health services faculty in the Department of Family Medicine at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital.