Professional AssociationsProfessional Associations: American Academy of Pediatrics | American Medical Informatics Association | American Medical Informatics Association | AMIA | Health Informatics Society of Australia | Health Level Seven (HL7) International | Society of Women Engineers
I am a member of the Research Staff in the Center for Computational Health and Health Analytics Research Group at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Cambridge, MA.
My current research focuses on applying data mining and machine learning methods to real world health datasets which may be derived from prior clinical trials or studies, electronic medical record, and/or streaming data from biosensors or mobile devices. My prior research focused on computerized clinical decision support, data mining, machine learning and health services research, especially in pediatric medicine. My previous positions include - Assistant Professor, Lerner School of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and member of Professional Staff at Cleveland Clinic, Ohio and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in Children’s Health Services Research program, Indiana University School of Medicine. Prior to academia, I have more than fifteen years of experience as a software engineer / developer in various roles in the data and telecommunications industry.
I have a Bachelors in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, a Masters in Computer Science and PhD in Informatics (Health) from Indiana University.