Rishikesan Kamaleswaran,

Lab Director

Rishikesan (Rishi) Kamaleswaran is an Assistant Professor at Emory University, Department of Biomedical Informatics, with secondary appointments in Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine. He was previously an Assistant Professor at the Center for Biomedical Informatics and Division of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). He earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in Canada. Prior to moving to UTHSC, he was a research fellow at the Division of Neonatology and the Department of Critical Care Medicine at the Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto) where he led efforts on the collection and analysis of physiological data in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for multiple clinical conditions including neonatal hypoglyceamia, physiological deterioration, nosocomial infection, and apnoea of prematurity. His current interests include severe sepsis detection and multi-organ dysfunction syndrome. His contribution includes: clinical big data, real-time event stream processing, data analysis, data visualization and information systems design.

Current Team Members

Azade Tabaie, PhD (C)

PhD Student (Emory)

Chris Josef, MD

Surgical Resident /
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ian A. Wong, MD PhD

Pulm./Critical Care Fellow /
Postdoctoral Fellow

Ronald Moore

PhD Student (Emory)

Milad Ghiasi Rad

PhD Student (GATech ECE)

Anni Zhou

PhD Student (ECE GATech)

Yash Garg

Research Intern

Lakshya Singhal

Research Intern

Seth Harson

Masters Student (GT BME)

Yi Chieh Liu

Masters Student (GT ECE)

Pratik Ramesh

Masters Student (GT ECE)

Isha Naidu

Research Intern (UGA)

Lawrence L. He

Undergraduate (GT BME)

Mary Bell

Undergraduate (GT BME)

Mehak Arora

Masters Student (GT ECE)


Dr. Craig Coopersmith

Director, Emory Critical Care CenterEmory Unviersity School of Medicine

Dr. Tim Buchman

Former Director Emory Critical Care Center, Senior Advisor to DHHS BARDA

Dr. Gari D. Clifford

Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Biomedical Engineering at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology

Dr. Jim Blum

Vice Chair for Research Department of Biomedical Informatics and AnesthesiologyVA Atlanta

Dr. Peter Laussen

Chief of the Department of Critical Care Medicine at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Toronto

Dr. Philippe Jouvet

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Université de Montréal

Dr. Hector R. Wong

Director, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati

Dr. Joshua Wolf

Associate Member, St Jude Children's Research Hospital

Dr. Omer Inan

Associate ProfessorGeorgia Institute of Technology

Dr. David V. Anderson

ProfessorGeorgia Institute of Technology