Research Groups

Inter Departmental Research Group

Its members are Centre for Advanced Studies in Telecommunication (CAST), Computer Science Department (CS), Health Information and Management System (HIMS) Ministry of Health. Health Informatics Department (HI) encompasses health information systems used in health care delivery and management. The Group focuses on the use of health information technology to improve the quality and reduce the cost of health care.

Research Group members share an interest in health information technology issues such as using technology to support patient-centered care, develop disease management tools, enhance the coordination and continuity of care, identify beneficial uses of the Internet, and assist in the timely collection of data. Telemedicine, e-Health and Mobile Health Technology. Medical Imaging (DICOM, PACS) facilitate interaction of individuals around specific topic areas relating to health informatics services research.

Research Group strives to provide a broad range of services and resources for health informatics researchers, health professionals, and practitioners; we also recognize the need for individuals to interact around specific topics.

Research Group members have an opportunity to exchange knowledge, disseminate research findings, support clinical decision-making, build research skills, and network with those sharing common goals. Research Groups provide a forum for members to share information, with their peers, and learn more about a topic.

The Article-of-the-Year award recognizes the best scientific work that the fields of health informatics services research have produced and published during the previous calendar year. The award-winning article provides new insights into the delivery of health care and advances knowledge of field of health informatics.

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Health Informatics Department
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
Park Road, Tarlai Kalan,
Islamabad 45550, Pakistan.

+92 334-500-6138 (HOD)
UAN: +92-51-111-001-007

Contacts

Email: drshafaat@comsats.edu.pk

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