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Dr.Pankaj Rahi

Dr.Pankaj Rahi

Associate – Professor

DOJ:1st July 2023

Brief Biography

Dr. Pankaj Rahi has completed his M.Phil in Computer Science from Vinayaka Mission University, Salem (NAAC A+, UGC & DSIR accredited) in 2009 and Ph.D in Computer Application from Chandigarh University(NAAC A+, NIRF 27th Rank), Mohali, Punjab India. He has also qualified with Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management from Madurai Kamaraj University, Madhurai with Specialisation in Community Health Demography and Biostatistics, Medical Record Management.

His core research areas are Simulation Modeling of Smart eHealth Systems, eHealth Informatics, mHealth and Predictive Modeling and Data Mining, Telemedicine.

Dr. Pankaj Rahi is a State Awardee of Chandigarh Administration, Chandigarh and conferred the State-level Commendation Certification from Hon’ble Governor of Punjab and Administrator of U.T-Chandigarh on 15th August 2020 for his best contributions as COVID-Warrior in the area of implementations of IT Systems, eGovernance initiatives in Health. He is also active team member of bringing out the eGovernance-Innovations of online Aadhar-enabled Birth Registration of Infants at hospitals in U.T Chandigarh, Implementations of online Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme through Public Financial Management System, Implementation of eSanjeevani- National Tele-Consultations Services at Health and Wellness Centres in UT Chandigarh.

He is an Information Technology and Public Health Professional, with over 12+ years of experience in the academic and research areas in the domains of Information Communication Technology-Systems (ICT-S). He is an experienced IT-professional, teacher and researcher with publications in several National and International Journals. He has also acknowledged 3 Information Technology- Design Patents and 10 Intellectual Property Rights-registered with the Controller General of Patents, Design and Trade Marks, Platform –Govt. of India under Ministry of Industry and Commerce.
He is highly skilled in Simulation and Modeling using Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Research Methodology and Data Mining, Analytics for Predictive Modeling.

Before joining IIHMR Bangalore TN, he has worked as senior Manager IT cum HMIS, Nodal Officer-Health-eGovernance, Project Officer-National Tele-medicine, Nodal Officer-Kilkari & Mobile Academy in government and Associate Professor in NAAC accredited and NBA certified private Engineering and Technology Institutions affiliated under Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. Most recently he has also severed as Associate Professor in Department of Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Poornima Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, where he has also contributed as Core Team-Member of organizing 4th International Conference on Information Management & Machine Intelligence (ICIMMI-2022) and also acts as Member of Jury, Poornima Hackathon held in March 2023.

EXPERTISE (AREAS)

1. Smart eHealth Systems (AI & ML)
2. Data Mining, Predictive Modeling of Healthcare Technology & Innovations
3. Blockchain and EHR-MIS, eHealth, Health-MIS
4. Tele-medicine, Digital Healthcare

Published Journal Articles / Books / Chapters

UNDER PUBLICATION SCOPUS INDEXED RESEARCH PAPERS

ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS

MDP TRAININGS ORGANIZED

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

Professional Memberships

Participation In Conferences (session chair/paper presentor)

WEBINAR OR GUEST TALKS (Chair/ Panel Member)

EDUCATION COURSE / DEGREE YEAR INSTITUTION
Highest Qualification
Ph.D- Computer Applications
2022-23
Chandigarh University, Mohali-Punjab India
HIGHEST QUALIFICATION
M.Phil-Computer Science
2008-09
Vinayaka Mission University Salem,TN (NAAC A+, UGC & DSIR accredited)
MASTERS
Master of Computer Applications
2004
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Hisar-Haryana (NAAC A+, UGC)
MASTERS
PG- Diploma in Hospital Management
2009-10
Madhurai Kamaraj University, Madhurai (NACC A, UGC,NIRF 63rd )
CERTIFICATIONS:
Certificate In Quality Management
2000
NIIT, Chandigarh
Certificate course on ICD-10 and ICF
2011
Regional Health Statistics Training Center, Central Bureau of Health Intelligence. Chandigarh
Certificate course on Health Research Fundamentals
2016
NPTEL -NIE and ICMR e-Certification Course
Certificate course on Monitoring & Evaluation under National Health Mission
2017
National Institute of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi
Digital Financial Security
2023
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Hyderabad