Department of Health Informatics & Information Management
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA
Sajeesh Kumar KR, PhD., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Informatics & Information Management, College of Allied Health Sciences, UTHSC-Memphis. Dr. Kumar’s research focuses on design and development of telemedicine technology, health education technologies and health informatics technology evaluation. Dr. Kumar has travelled to more than 25 countries and has extensive international experience in healthcare, education and research works. Dr. Kumar has been involved in healthcare activities in Pittsburgh-USA, Australia, Singapore, Netherlands, Seychelles, United Arab Emirates and India. He has won several research awards, edited several books on telemedicine, published book chapters and scientific papers in high impact journals. Dr. Kumar holds an impressive record of competitive research funding and research awards. In his free time he is involved in flying small airplanes, music and voluntary social service to the needy.
Health informatics, telemedicine, e-Health, m-Health, prevention, early detection, nursing, home care, rehabilitation, equity in health, rural and remote health, health education technologies, health policy, minority health, global health, comparative effectiveness