Experts in different areas of Information and Computer Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, Public health, Business, and related areas are coming together to define this trans-disciplinary field. We are building a great team to address future of health, just take a look below at who’s joined our team so far.


Pierre Baldi
Artificial intelligence • Machine learning • Bioinformatics
Michael Carey
Data management • Big data • Social data analytics and applications
Nikil Dutt
Embedded systems • Internet-of-Things (IoT) • Brain-inspired computing
Massimo Fiandaca
Neurological disorders • Blood-based biomarkers • Direct brain delivery of therapeutics
Gillian Hayes
Human computer interaction • mHealth • User experience
James Hicks
Oxygen transport • Modeling physiological systems • Comparative and evolutionary approaches
Mireille Jacobson
Health economics and policy • Financial incentives in health care • Health insurance • Applied microeconomics
Ramesh Jain
Artificial intelligence • Multimedia computing • Modeling individuals using daily events
Michelle Khine
Sports medicine • Sensors • Asthma
Chen Li
Big data management • Text analytics • Social media analytics
Mark Mapstone
Cognitive phenotyping • Neurological disorders • Cognitive neuroscience
Selma Masri
Circadian clock and cancer • Tumor/host metabolic crosstalk • Epigenetics and transcription
Adey Nyamathi
Homelessness • Adults and youth in and out of prison • Women living with HIV in rural India
Dele Ogunseitan
Environmental health science • International development and health policy • Global health
Padhraic Smyth
Machine learning algorithms • Time-series prediction and analysis • Text analysis methods
Ping Wang
Diabetes and its complications • Metabolic syndrome • Mitochondria biology
Xiaohui Xie
Artificial intelligence • Bioinformatics • Genomics
Kai Zheng
Health informatics • Human-computer interaction • Adoption and effectiveness evaluation of health information systems • Analysis of unstructured data

Research Students

Clara Caldeira
Self-Tracking • Patient Self-Management • User-Centered Design
Mohammad Eletriby
Patient-Generated Data • Applied Machine Learning • Embedded Software
Mayara Costa Figueiredo
Self-Tracking • Patient-Generated Data • Patient-Provider Interaction
Thomas Gross
Applied machine learning • Bioinformatics • Molecular systems neuroscience
Xinning Gui
Human-Computer Interaction • Patient Navigation • Decision Making
Lu He
Natural Language Processing • Human-computer Interaction • Health Informatics
Mustafa Hussain
Clinical Human-Computer Interaction • Computerized Decision Support • Visualization
Nitish Nag
Nutrition • Integrative biology • Preventive health technologies
Hyungik (Jordan) Oh
Lifelogging • Daily activity recognition • Applied machine learning
Vaibhav Pandey
Temporal data mining • Event mining • Applied machine learning
Tera Reynolds
Interface Technologies • Patient-Centered Care • Public Health

Research Partners

Laleh Jalali
Event mining • Multimedia information systems • Big data analytics for healthcare
Siripen Pongpaichet
Applied spatio-temporal data analytics • Multimedia information systems • Event stream processing framework
Amir Rahmani
Healthcare Internet of Things • Embedded parallel and distributed computing • Wearable biosensors
Vivek Singh
Behavioral informatics • Human-centered data science • Computational social science