Selected Publications - Health Informatics

Health Informatics is a specialized subject of Biomedical Informatics. It has recently gained its importance to address the Affordable Care Act where EHR and PHR are mandatory for Patient Care.

CI-supported Grid Technology for mHealth (2013). Arun K. Datta. In the session, Big Data:  From Storage Solutions to Predictive Analytics, Monday, December 9 - 3:45 - 4:45 PM, mHealthSummit 2013, December 8-11, Washington, D.C. See details at:

C-Grid: Enabling iRODS-based Grid Technology for Community Health Research (2013). Nitin Sukhija, and Arun K. Datta. Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (M. Bursa, S. Khuri, and M. E. Renda, Eds.), LNCS 8060, pp 17-31, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-642-40092-6); presented at ITBAM13 in Prague. For abstract

Grid Technology for Supporting Health Education (2013). Arun K. Datta, Nitin Sukhija, Victoria Jackson. XSEDE 2013, San Diego, July 22 -25. Abstract

C-Grid: Enabling iRODS for Community Health Research. Arun K. Datta and Nitin Sukhija (2012). 8th IEEE International Conference on eScience 2012, October 8 - 12, Chicago (IL). See . Also at:

Grid Technology for Community Health Research. Nitin Sukhija and Arun K. Datta (2012). XSEDE 2012: eXtreme Digital Discovery, July 17 - 20, Chicago (IL). see abstract ; see poster.

Informatics Challenges and Opportunities for Childhood Obesity Research. Arun K. Datta (moderator), Victoria Jackson, and James Rimmer (2011). Public Health Informatics Conference (PHIN 2011), Atlanta (GA), August 20 - 24, 2011. Can be viewed at:

mCHOIS: An Application of Mobile Technology for Childhood Obesity Surveillance. Arun K. Datta, Andi Sumargo, Victoria Jackson, Pradip P. Dey (2011). Procedia Computer Science, vol. 5, p 653 - 660, 2011 (Elsevier). Presented at The 8th International Conference on Mobile Web Information Systems (MobiWIS), September 19-21, 2011, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.

neoGRID: Enabling access to teragrid resources - Application for sialylmotif analysis in the protozoan Toxoplasma gondii. Arun K. Datta, Becca Eller and Anthony P. Sinai (2011). TeraGrid '11: Extreme Digital Discovery, July 18-21, Salt Lake City, Utah.

High-throughput motif analysis for drug discovery research. Arun K. Datta. Proceedings of the BIT's 8th Annual Congress of International Drug Discovery Sciences and Technology (IDDST 2010;, p137, October 23-26, 2010, Beijing, China.

CHOIS: Enabling grid technologies for obesity surveillance and control. Arun K. Datta, Victoria Jackson, Radha Nandkumar, Jill Sproat, Weimo Zhu , Heidi Krahling. In ‘Healthgrid Applications and Core Technologies (Eds. , T. Solomonides, I. Blanquer, V. Breton, T. Glatard, and Y. Legre), vol 159, p191-202, IOS Press, Washington D.C. ISBN 978-1-60750-582-2; Presented at the HealthGrid 2010, Paris, June 28-30, 2010., also see at:

Cyberinfrastructure for CHOIS - a Global Health initiative for obesity surveillance and control. Arun K. Datta, Victoria Jackson, Radha Nandkumar, and Weimo Zhu. Proceedings in the PRAGMA 18, San Diego (CA), March 3 -4, 2010

Cyberinfrastructure for Glycome Research. Arun K. Datta. Proceedings in the 20th International Symposium on Glycoconjugates (Glyco XX). San Juan (PR), November 29 - December 4, 2009;

A Web-Based System for Automated Medical Knowledge Acquisition (2009). Altan Hagicumus, Thomas M. Gatton, Malrey Lee, Pradip Dey and Arun Datta. International Conference on Information and Knowledge Engineering (IKE'09) at the WORLDCOMP'09 - The 2009 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing, July 13-16, 2009, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, accepted for presentation as regular research paper (Paper ID # IKE6413).

CIBRED: Engineering Education on Cyberinfrastructure with a multidisciplinary approach for non-engineering students (2009). Arun K. Datta, Jacqueline Caesar, Daphne Rainey, Julie Schuman, Stephen Cammer, Oswald Crasta. Proceedings of the 2009 American Society for Engineering Education Pacific Southwest Regional Conference, p444-466, San Diego (CA), March 19-20, 2009.


Cyberinfrastructure in Healthcare Management. Arun K. Datta (moderator), Terry Boyd, Wilfred Li, Fang-Pang Lin, Stanley J. Watowich, Peter Arzberger. Proceedings in the SC09: The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis, Portland (OR), November 14 - 20, 2009; panel discussion., also see the summary report and visit CIBRED site.

Campus Champions – Bringing High Performance Computing to your Campus (2009). Kay Hunt (moderator), Arun Datta, Roger Moye, Barr von Oehsen, Scott Lathrop. Proceedings in EDUCAUSE 2009 Annual Conference, November 3–6, 2009, Denver, Colorado; panel discussion.

CIBRED- educating Cyberinfrastructure concept and teragrid resources to the 21st Century's allied health professionals. Arun K. Datta, Oswald Crasta, Jacqueline Caesar, Stephen Cammer, Julie Schuman, Daphne Rainey. TeraGrid '09, Arlington (VA), June 22 - 25, 2009.

Data Integration for eHealthCare System using Apatar. Arun K. Datta, Pradip Peter Dey, Ogun Tigli, Radhika Bollu, Jinju John, Ramesh Chiran Musoor, Mudigonda N. A. Manjunath.  International Computer Science and Technology Conference, San Diego, June 30 - July 1.

Cyberinfrastructure for Childhood Healthcare and Obesity Management System (2008). Arun K. Datta. Presented as a invited speaker at the 3rd LNCC meeting on Computational modelling , Petropolis, Brazil, August 11-15, 2008. 

GridARTCA for Mosquito borne diseases management. Arun K. Datta. Presented as a invited speaker at the ARTCA executive committee meeting, Petropolis, Brazil, August 08, 2008.

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