Structure and teams

We are UCLA Health IT 

We are not afraid to think big or make significant changes to optimize existing processes. We challenge ourselves to seek out and embrace emerging technologies that carry the potential to advance the work of physicians, faculty, researchers, students, and staff. 

Leadership team

Headshot of Ellen Pollack

Ellen Pollack, MSN, RN-BC
Chief Information Officer, UCLA Health Sciences
Chief Nursing Informatics Officer


Eric Cheng, MD

Eric M. Cheng, MD, MS, FAAN
Chief Medical Informatics Officer


Albert Duntugan

Albert Duntugan
Chief Data Officer


Bill Lazarus


Bill Lazarus
Chief Technology Officer


Jeanne Markland


Jeanne Markland
Associate CIO, UCLA Health Systems
Chief of Enterprise Applications



William Holloway
Chief Academic Information Officer


Edgar Tijerino

Edgar Tijerino
Chief Information Security Officer