• PLHI receives $826,795 NSF grant for Radiology Future of Work

Research Areas

The different innovations that we do in health informatics
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Radiology Information Systems

At Purkayastha Laboratory, one of our research focal points is in the area of improving Radiological Information Systems. We believe healthcare should be patient-centric and one of the ways…Read More

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Biomedical Data Analysis

With the recent development in the effort made by the US government to reimage the clinical research infrastructure to overcome some of the challenges we currently face is related to the…Read More

Go to Mobile Health

Mobile Health

One of our goals at Purkayastha Laboratory is to inquire more into how we can improve Preventive Care and Population Health Management. We have engaged in a wide …Read More

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Electronic Health Records

One of our goals at Purkayastha Laboratory is to develop consolidated Electronic Medical Systems that would cater for the need of every section in a healthcare establishment…Read More

Go to Cybersecurity In Healthcare

Cybersecurity In Healthcare

As organizations seek to protect their patient information (PHI) with growing threats, at Purkayastha lab we are determined to work towards deflecting threats… …Read More

Our Team

Saptarshi Purkayastha

Principal Investigator. Associate Professor
Director, Health Informatics
Dr. Purkayastha’s research interests are in EHR systems, mHealth, eHealth Architectures, health information standards and interoperability. He has special interest in developing innovative approaches to teaching high-school to graduate-level students… Read More

Judy W. Gichoya

Associate Researcher
& Radiologist
Dr. Gichoya is an informatician specializing in radiology. She has extensive experience in deploying health information systems in many countries around the world. Her current interests are in machine learning and artificial intelligence in radiology… Read More

John Burns

PhD student, IT Project Manager
& Informatics Director at IUSM Dept of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
John Lee Burns is a Doctoral student in the Health and Bioinformatics program, minoring in Data Science. He holds an MS in Health informatics, a BS in Computer Science, and is Project Management Professional (PMP) certified. Read more

Atika Rahman Paddo

PhD student
Research Assistant
Atika completed BS majoring in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology and is a PhD student in the ECE dept at IUPUI. Her research interests include ML model development in healthcare and biomedical engineering.

Sirasapalli Santosh Kumar

Graduate Research Assistant
S. Santosh Kumar is pursuing MS in Health Informatics at IUPUI. He holds a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) from Andhra University, India, and completed his internship at Gleneagles Global Hospitals. His research interests include applications of machine learning and clinical data analysis, visualization and data management.

Sharon Anthony

Graduate Research Assistant
& EHR developer
Sharon Anthony is currently pursuing MS in Health Informatics at IUPUI. She has a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from Dr. DY Patil School of Engineering, India. Prior to moving to the US, she worked as a Technical Consultant Associate at Allscripts (India), LLP … Read more

Anushka Agrawal

Graduate Research Assistant
Anushka Agrawal is currently pursuing her Masters in Health Informatics at IUPUI. She has a Bachelor’s in biotechnology and a graduate diploma in computer applications. Her research areas include machine learning, clinical data analysis and database management systems

Vedasree Yerrabandi

Graduate Research Assistant
& Program Assistant
Vedasree is a master’s student in Health Informatics at IUPUI. She earned a bachelor’s degree in dental surgery from NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, India. Her research interests include machine learning, data analysis, and healthcare cybersecurity… Read More.

Khushboo Chandnani

UX Research Assistant
Khushboo is currently pursuing MS in Human-Computer Interaction at the School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI. She completed a Bachelor of Engineering degree in IT from Mumbai, India. Prior to IUPUI, she did design freelancing and internships at global startup projects… Read More.

Rohini Vemparala

Graduate Research Assistant
Rohini completed Bachelor’s in Dental Surgery from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, India. I am currently pursuing my master’s degree in Health Informatics… Read More

Thejomayi Malempati

Graduate Research Assistant
Thejomayi Malempati is a graduate student in Health Informatics from the School of Informatics and Computing (SoIC) at IUPUI. She completed her under graduation in Health Information Management from Manipal University… Read More

Vyona Dsouza

Graduate Research Assistant
Vyona Carol Dsouza is currently pursuing her MS in Health Informatics at the School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI. She has completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biotechnology from Manipal… Read More

Rohan Isaac

Graduate Research Assistant
Rohan Isaac is pursuing his Masters in Applied Data Science from the School of Informatics and Computing (SoIC) at IUPUI. He graduated from Anna University in India with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Prior to starting his MS degree… Read More

Aswin Nebu

Graduate Research Assistant
Aswin Nebu is a dentist with extensive experience in oral diagnosis, restorative dental treatment, prosthodontics, cosmetic procedures, and more. He completed his Bachelors in dentistry (BDS) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Karnataka, India… Read More

Pallavi Singh

Graduate Research Assistant
Pallavi Singh is a graduate student of Health Informatics at the School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI. She has completed her under graduation in a Bachelor of Dental Surgery(BDS) from People’s University, India. Before joining IUPUI… Read More