Elizabeth Odilile OfiliMD, MPH, FACC
Dr. Ofili is a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research at Morehouse School of Medicine. In this role, she directs major NIH research awards, supporting discovery science, research education and mentoring, with a focus on health equity, patient and community engagement. She is the founder of AccuHealth Technologies, “Empowering Patient-Centered Health and Wellness.”
As Multi-PI of the Georgia Clinical and Translational Science Alliance, a statewide research collaborative at Emory University, Morehouse School of Medicine, Georgia Institute of Technology, and the University of Georgia, along with partnering health systems and statewide research organizations. Since 2007, GACTSA has engaged over 1259 investigators and 268 postdoctoral and pre-doctoral trainees in discovery science, training and community engagement.
Dr. Ofili graduated with distinction from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, completed an internal medicine residency at Oral Roberts University, Tulsa Oklahoma, a cardiology fellowship at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, and Advanced Echocardiography research fellowship at St Louis University, St Louis, Missouri. She completed the Master of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.