ORG Indiana University Title BIO DNS, RN, Associate Professor, Indiana University School of Nursing. Dr. McDaniel's contribution to the Consortium lies in the application of informatics to decision support systems in consumer health. She is the director of the newly established Health Informatics Program in the Indiana University School of Informatics, where she fosters interdisciplinary collaboration to advance informatics education and research. Recently, she completed a post-doctoral fellowship in medical informatics at the Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, where her research focused on the development of informatics applications to support tobacco control and treatment of nicotine dependence. Dr. McDaniel, who teaches research, statistics and informatics, is an outstanding and innovative educator and has participated in the development of Web-based graduate nursing education courses. In addition to her involvement with the Nursing Informatics Working Group of the American Medical Informatics Association, she is a member of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco.