Information Security & Privacy

About the Information Security Team

The Information Security Team is responsible for promoting a secure information technology environment in the School of Medicine.  Our goal is to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the school's data and maintain compliance with all federal, state and local regulations.

Services Offered

  • Information Security Services
    Incident Response, System Vulnerability Scans, Laptop Encryption, Forensics, Business Continuity Planning, Education Awareness and Training and Security Consulting.


Dennis Schmidt, Director, Office of Information Systems

Dennis Schmidt
Director, OIS
HIPAA Security Officer, School of Medicine

phone: (919) 966-9900
fax: (919) 966-6923

Cheryl Lytle

Cheryl Lytle
IT Security Analyst

phone: (919) 843-7919
fax: (919) 966-6923