Administrative Team

Kathy Oka, MS

Kathy Oka, MS

Principal Administrator Email: kathy.oka@cshs.org

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Kathy Oka is CORE's administrative coordinator. She received bachelor's degrees from University of Southern California and University of Puget Sound. Oka brings with her extensive experience from her years of working at UCLA in health science departments, including Dean's Office, School of Medicine; Radiation Oncology; Orthopaedic Surgery and Medicine. Her most recent position as the GI fellowship coordinator at the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA makes her an integral part of the CS-CORE team as she lends her knowledge of management as well as four years working with the team's director, Brennan Spiegel, MD.

Taylor Dupuy

Taylor Dupuy

Administrator Email: taylor.dupuy@cshs.org

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Taylor Dupuy graduated from UCLA with a BS in psychology in 2014 and has been with CS-CORE for more than a year. Dupuy works as the program assistant for the team. He assists in all areas of research such as data collection and patient recruitment, as well as handling administrative tasks. Dupuy’s research interests include examining the interactions between people and computers and how to integrate computer features more seamlessly into the healthcare system. Before working with CS-CORE, Dupuy worked in a clinical psychology lab studying behavioral addiction in methamphetamine users.