K. Melissa Hallow, Ph.D.
K. Melissa Hallow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Boyd Research and Education Center
Room 147



Dr. Hallow holds a joint appointment in the College of Engineering and the College of Public Health’s department of epidemiology and biostatistics. She creates computer models that predict how diseases such as diabetes will respond to drug therapies and teaches engineering courses as well as public health courses in chronic disease epidemiology and clinical trial design.


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002

Educational Activities

Dynamic modeling of physiology
Disease progression, particularly in the areas of cardiovascular disease, renal disease, and diabetes