Dr. Carla Evans is Professor, Department Head, and orthodontic specialty program director in the Department of Orthodontics, UIC College of Dentistry, and Professor of Bioengineering in the College of Engineering. Her expertise on informatics and biometrics was recognized by the ADA Standards Committee on Dental Informatics Award from the trustees of the American Dental Association. She leads ADA and AAO committees related to electronic health records and DICOM standards. For the past several years she has represented AAO on SNODENT (Systematized Nomenclature of Dentistry)/SNOMED CT and IHTSDO (International Health Terminology Standards Organization) projects. In addition, she has biometrics roles as a member of the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Forensic Odontology and Facial Identification groups.