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Sivaram Arabandi

Advisor Houston, Texas Area, US

Clinical Informatics Consulting, Ontopro LLC. and Chapter Head, Health 2.0 Houston

Clinical Informatics Consulting, Ontopro LLC. and Chapter Head, Health 2.0 Houston

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GeoHealth
Teracrunch
CareSet
NBSDC, Emory University
IntAlliance Partners
NBSDC, Emory University

Positions

Chapter Head Health 2.0 Houston June 2013 - present
Clinical Informatics Consulting Ontopro LLC January 2013 - present
Executive Advisor IntAlliance Partners December 2012 - present
Scientific Advisor NBSDC, Emory University January 2011 - December 2013
Director, Smart Content Strategy Elsevier September 2011 - November 2012
Vice President, Healthcare Technology Evolvers Group August 2004 - September 2011
Visiting Scientist National Library of Medicine, NIH March 2011 - May 2011
Lead Program Manager and Co-Investigator Case Western Reserve University April 2009 - January 2011
Clinical Informatics Consultant Cleveland Clinic October 2006 - April 2009
Clinical Informatics Consultant Noteworthy Medical Systems August 2004 - August 2006
Application Architect Chase May 2002 - August 2004
Business Intelligence consultant Key Bank June 2001 - May 2002
Analyst Legal & General November 1998 - April 2001
General Surgeon Private Practice in Surgery August 1996 - July 1997

Education

Cardiff University / Prifysgol Caerdydd Computer Science 1997 - 1998
University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh Surgery 1993 - 1996
Osmania University Medicine 1986 - 1992

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Healthcare
  • • Nutrition
  • • Quantified-self
  • • Records
  • • Wellness
  • • Medical Devices

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Graph databases • NLP • Semantic Web • Text Mining • RDF • Emr • Clinical informatics • Knowledge engineering • Clinical models

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

How I like to work with people
As an Advisor

Broad knowledge and experience in Healthcare IT with expertise in data strategy, interoperability, terminologies and clinical models. Help with overall strategy as well as get down into the trenches where there is a need.

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Laura Shapland
Chapter Head, Health 2.0 Houston. Previously Chief Operating Officer, 2nd.MD. Rice grad.
Sivaram is a thought leader in semantic web and a brilliant technical strategist. He considers the organization's goals before recommending ... action and executes those strategies with precision and grace.
Brian Lang
We worked together  •  Principal, Energizing Health and Chapter Head, Health 2.0 Houston.
He's a great friend to the health startup community, and mentors and advises many from his deep domain knowledge.
Dave Kerr
We worked together  •  Management Executive - Commercialization, Jacobs Technology. Previously Director, Information Technology, Jacobs Technology.
He know how to operate in a lean startup model, he has many great ideas to bring to market, he knows the steps to take to success.
David Eichmann
We worked together  •  Director, School of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa and Assoc. Professor, University of Iowa. University of Iowa grad.
I've known Sivaram for a number of years. We've had a number of discussions about the relevance and utility of semantic web technologies in ... the context of healthcare.
Prabhu Shankar
We worked together  •  Assistant Professor, Clinical Informatics, Emory University. Previously Clinical Informatics, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
SIvaram, both being an MD and a computer scientist, handles complex clinical informatics related problems with ease and meticulously. He is ... assertive when needed, pulls people together, gets the work done and most importantly pleasant to work with!
Tom Rindflesch
We worked together  •  Information Research Specialist, National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Sivaram is an outstanding individual in all respects, including intellectual capability, dedication to science and research, and personal pr ... obity.
Michel Dumontier
We worked together  •  Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford University. University of Toronto grad.
Sivaram is a thoughtful and highly energetic individual with exceptional entrepreneurial zeal. I've known Sivaram for several years now, ini ... tially when he was leading Cleveland Clinics SemanticDB into production, and subsequently as he guided Elsevier's Smart Content initiative in building ClinicalKey - a semantic search product for healthcare. Sivaram consistently focuses on the value proposition for clients, whether researchers or patients, and devises novel and innovative approaches to tackle thorny issues. Sivaram is also driven to the entrepreneurial culture. He co-organized Health 2.0 Houston, one of the most successful chapters in the US. He also leveraged his growing network to recruit startups and NASA to ICBO, an internationally reknown academic conference on biomedical ontology. On the business front, he is putting into practice semantic solutions that will help companies get ahead.
Bernadette Hyland
We worked together  •  CEO, 3 Round Stones, Inc. and Founder & CEO, GeoHealthUS. University of California, Los Angeles grad.
Sivaram possesses a unique set of skills and experience, including deep medical expertise and a unique appreciation for information architec ... ture, Web standards and the power of interoperability. Dr. Arabandi gives a great deal. He listens with openness and offers advice when relevant and useful. Sivaram is an excellent "hub" person, always willing and able to make meaningful introductions and provide useful advice.

Dave Kerr
We worked together  •  Management Executive - Commercialization, Jacobs Technology. Previously Director, Information Technology, Jacobs Technology.
Dave brings a great blend of management with hands on product development experience for thoughtful leadership. He is multi-talented with bo ... th coding and sales experience, with ability to listen to customer needs, identify solutions and put together partnerships.

Tom Rindflesch
We worked together  •  Information Research Specialist, National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Tom is one of the most knowledgeable researchers and world renowned expert in the area of Literature based discovery. I had the privilege of ... working with him during my sabbatical at NLM and am very grateful for his advise and mentorship. He is a genuinely caring person and leads by example and with a soft touch.

Bernadette Hyland
We worked together  •  CEO, 3 Round Stones, Inc. and Founder & CEO, GeoHealthUS. University of California, Los Angeles grad.
Bernadette is one of the most well known people in the semantic web and linked data community both in terms of her technical knowledge as we ... ll as leadership in setting open data standards. She is a regular speaker at many national and international conferences, and being the CEO of 3RoundStones, she has first hand experience as an entrepreneur. Working with her has always been an enjoyable experience for me and I think she will make a great advisor.