Dr SB Bhattacharyya

Head, Health Informatics at Tata Consultancy Services

Dr SB Bhattacharyya is a practising family physician, health informatics professional and business solution architect for digital applications in healthcare, pharmaceutical and medical devices domains with more than 30 years of experience. He is currently Member, National EHR Standardisation Committee, MoH&FW, Government of India; Member, Healthcare Informatics Sectional Committee, MHD 17, Bureau of Indian Standards; Member, IMA Standing Committee for Information Technology, IMA Headquarters; and Head – Health Informatics, TCS, He was Honorary State Secretary (2015), IMA Haryana State; President (2010 – 2011), IAMI; and Honorary Secretary (2010 – 2013), IMA Faridabad Branch. His main interests include standardisation and designing of EHR, predictive analysis in medicine and application of machine learning techniques for clinical analytics. His capstone thesis for his MBA degree was on telemedicine. He has also published a book on SNOMED CT as well as several national and international publications on wide-ranging topics that include SNOMED CT, Evidence Based Medicine, designing hospital information systems, role of telemedicine in medical tourism, telehealth and clinical analytics.