Prof. Dr.  Shabbir Syed Abdul  MD, MSc, PhD.


Syed Asad Ullah Hussaini
  • Name : Syed Abdul Shabbir
  • Email : drshabbir@tmu.edu.tw
  • Phone : +886 2 6638 2736
  • Current position : Professor, Graduate Institute of Biomedical Informatics, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan.
    Artificial Intelligence and Digital Health Consultant,
    Principal Investigator at International Center for Health Information Technology
  • Organization : College of Medical Science and Technology, Taipei Medical University. Taiwan.
  • Nationality : Indian
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Saint Petersburg Medical Academy Russia.

Medical Doctor

Telemedicine and eHealth from the University of Tromso, Norway.

Master of Science

Health Informatics from National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan.

Doctor of Philosophy

Research Interests


  Plum Blossom Card (Permanent Resident Certificate) by Government of Taiwan 2017

  New Investigator of Global Health by Global Health Council 2010. Washington DC.

  National Yang Ming University Scholarship 2009—2011.

  International Scholar Ex-Change programme by Norwegian Research Council 2009.

  Quota scholarship at Tromso University, Norway 2006--2008.


  TW Patent #. M 409487. Mobile Personal Health Record System

  US Patent# 20150356272 Prescription Analysis System And Method For Applying Probabilistic Model Based On Medical Big Data

  US Patent# US20180360346A1 Electronic incentive spirometer

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  1. Mohy Uddin, Rozy Dhanta, Thejkiran Pitti, Diana Barsasella, Jeremiah Scholl, Wen-Shan Jian, Yu-Chuan Li, Min-Huei Hsu, Shabbir Syed-Abdul*

    Incidence and Mortality of Malignant Brain Tumors after 20 Years of Mobile Use


  2. Sheida Knight, Jessica Lipoth, Mina Namvari, Carol Gu, Mojtaba Hedayati, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Raymond J Spiteri


    The accuracy of wearable photoplethysmography sensors for telehealth monitoring: a scoping review


    Telemedicine and e-Health

  3. Ali Jasem Buabbas, Brouj Miskin, Amar Ali Alnaqi, Adel K Ayed, Abrar Abdulmohsen Shehab, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Mohy Uddin

    Investigating Students’ Perceptions towards Artificial Intelligence in Medical Education


  4. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Li

    Empowering Patients and Transforming Healthcare in the Post-COVID-19 Era: The Role of Digital and Wearable Technologies

    Journal of Personalized Medicine 13 (5), 722

  5. Paul Dimitri, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Ekaterina Koledova, Shwetambara Malwade, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Accelerating digital health literacy for the treatment of growth disorders: The impact of a massive open online course

    Frontiers in Public Health 11, 1043584

  6. Yaoru Huang, Nidita Roy, Eshita Dhar, Umashankar Upadhyay, Muhammad Ashad Kabir, Mohy Uddin, Ching-Li Tseng, Shabbir Syed-Abdul*

    Deep Learning Prediction Model for Patient Survival Outcomes in Palliative Care Using Actigraphy Data and Clinical Information


  7. David Susič, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Erik Dovgan, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Anton Gradišek
    Artificial intelligence based personalized predictive survival among colorectal cancer patients
    Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine
  8. Bernardo Pereira Cabral, Luiza Amara Maciel Braga, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Fabio Batista Mota

    Future of Artificial Intelligence Applications in Cancer Care: A Global Cross-Sectional Survey of Researchers

    Current Oncology 30 (3), 3432-3446

  9. Eshita Dhar, Umashankar Upadhyay, Yaoru Huang, Mohy Uddin, George Manias, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Usman Wajid, Hamza AlShawaf, Shabbir Syed Abdul*

    A scoping review to assess the effects of virtual reality in medical education and clinical care

    Digital health 9, 20552076231158022

  10. Jen Bichel-Findlay, Sabine Koch, John Mantas, Shabbir S Abdul, Najeeb Al-Shorbaji, Elske Ammenwerth, Analia Baum, Elizabeth M Borycki, George Demiris, Arie Hasman, William Hersh, Evelyn Hovenga, Ursula H Huebner, Elaine S Huesing, Andre Kushniruk, Kye Hwa Lee, Christoph U Lehmann, Svein-Ivar Lillehaug, Heimar F Marin, Michael Marschollek, Fernando Martin-Sanchez, Mark Merolli, Aurore Nishimwe, Kaija Saranto, Danielle Sent, Aviv Shachak, Jai Ganesh Udayasankaran, Martin C Were, Graham Wright

    Recommendations of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) on education in Biomedical and Health Informatics: second revision

    International Journal of Medical Informatics 170, 104908

  11. Mohy Uddin, Aldilas Achmad Nursetyo, Usman Iqbal, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Wen-Shan Jian, Yu-Chuan Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul*

    Assessment of effects of moon phases on hospital outpatient visits: An observational national study

    AIMS Public Health 10 (2), 324

  12. Umashankar Upadhyay, Eshita Dhar, Sherali Bomrah, Yarou Huang, Mohy Uddin, Ashad Kabir, Shabbir Syed-Abdul*

    Impact of social and broadcast media on public health initiatives: Study of the COVID-19 infodemics

    The 19th world congress on medical and health informatics (MedInfo)

  13. Yaoru Huang, Muhammad Ashad Kabir, Umashankar Upadhyay, Eshita Dhar, Mohy Uddin, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Exploring the Potential Use of Wearable Devices as a Prognostic Tool among Patients in Hospice Care


  14. Diana Barsasella, Karamo Bah, Pratik Mishra, Mohy Uddin, Eshita Dhar, Dewi Lena Suryani, Dedi Setiadi, Imas Masturoh, Ida Sugiarti, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    A Machine Learning Model to Predict Length of Stay and Mortality among Diabetes and Hypertension Inpatients


  15. Mina Namvari, Jessica Lipoth, Sheida Knight, Ali Akbar Jamali, Mojtaba Hedayati, Raymond J Spiteri, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Photoplethysmography Enabled Wearable Devices and Stress Detection: A Scoping Review

    Journal of Personalized Medicine

  16. Sheida Knight, Jessica Lipoth, Mina Namvari, Carol Gu, Mojtaba Hedayati Ch, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Raymond J Spiteri

    The Accuracy of Wearable Photoplethysmography Sensors for Telehealth Monitoring: A Scoping Review

    Telemedicine and e-Health

  17. Yaoru Huang, Umashankar Upadhyay, Eshita Dhar, Li-Jen Kuo, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    A Scoping Review to Assess Adherence to and Clinical Outcomes of Wearable Devices in the Cancer Population


  18. Shwetambara Malwade, Mallikarjun Marri, Rajendranath Gundamraj, Venkat Santosh Ramana Yerravalli, Raja Shekhar Bellamkonda, Acharyulu Gvrk, Ramaiah Itumalla, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Telemedicine in your pocket: An alternative teleconsultation tool in a pandemic and in resource-poor settings

    Telemedicine and e-Health

  19. Diana Barsasella, Arief Tarmansyah Iman, Fery Fadly, Mohy Uddin, Arshad Mohammed, Tazeem Shaik, Hermawan Saputra, Shwetambara Malwade, Eshita Dhar, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Information Flow and Data Gaps in COVID-19 Recording and Reporting at National and Provincial Levels in Indonesia


  20. Santiago Hors-Fraile, Math JJM Candel, Francine Schneider, Shwetambara Malwade, Francisco J Nunez-Benjumea, Shabbir Syed-Abdul*, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Hein De Vries

    Applying collective intelligence in health recommender systems for smoking cessation: A comparison trial. 


  21. Syed-Abdul S, Babu AS, Bellamkonda RS, Itumalla R, Acharyulu G, Krishnamurthy S, Ramana YVS, Mogilicharla N, Malwade S, Li YC Jack

    Using artificial intelligence-based models to predict the risk of mucormycosis among COVID-19 survivors: An experience from a public hospital in India

    Journal of Infection

  22. Yang TY, Kuo PY, Huang Y, Lin HW, Malwade S, Lu LS, Tsai LW, Syed-Abdul S, Sun CW, Chiou JF.

    Deep-Learning Approach to Predict Survival Outcomes Using Wearable Actigraphy Device Among End-Stage Cancer Patients.

    Frontiers in Public Health

  23. Shwetambara Malwade, M. Mallikarjun, G. Rajendranath, Y. Venkat Santosh Ramana, Raja Shekhar Bellamkonda, GVRK Acharyulu, Ramaiah Itumalla, Shabbir Syed-Abdul. 

    Telemedicine in your pocket: an alternative teleconsultation tool in a pandemic and in resource-poor settings

    Telemedicine and e-Health

  24. Syed Abdul S, Ramaswamy M, Fernandez-Luque L, John O, Pitti T, Parashar B 

    The Pandemic, Infodemic, and People’s Resilience in India: Viewpoint

    JMIR Public Health Surveillance

  25. Diana Barsasella, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Shwetambara Malwade, Terry BJ Kuo, Ming-Jen Chien, Francisco J Núñez-Benjumea, Gi-Ming Lai, Ruey-Ho Kao, Hung-Jen Shih, Yu-Ching Wen, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Iván Palomares Carrascosa, Kuan-Jen Bai

    Sleep Quality among Breast and Prostate Cancer Patients: A Comparison between Subjective and Objective Measurements


  26. Surya Krishnamurthy, Kapeleshh Ks, Erik Dovgan, Mitja Luštrek, Barbara Gradišek Piletič, Kathiravan Srinivasan, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Anton Gradišek, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Machine learning prediction models for chronic kidney disease using national health insurance claim data in Taiwan


  27. Sabina Asensio-Cuesta, Vicent Blanes-Selva, J Alberto Conejero, Ana Frigola, Manuel G Portolés, Juan Francisco Merino-Torres, Matilde Rubio Almanza, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Ruth Vilar-Mateo, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Juan M García-Gómez

    A user-centered chatbot (Wakamola) to collect linked data in population networks to support studies of overweight and obesity causes: design and pilot study
    JMIR Medical Informatics

  28. Tapan Kumar Das, Pradeep Kumar Roy, Mohy Uddin, Kathiravan Srinivasan, Chuan Yu Chang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Early tumor diagnosis in brain MR images via deep convolutional neural network model

    Computers, Materials and Continua

  29. Diana Barsasella, Megan F Liu, Shwetambara Malwade, Cooper J Galvin, Eshita Dhar, Chia-Chi Chang, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Effects of Virtual Reality Sessions on the Quality of Life, Happiness, and Functional Fitness among the Older People: A Randomized Controlled Trial from Taiwan

    Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine

  30. S Krishnamurthy, K KS, E Dovgan, M Luštrek, B Gradišek Piletic, K Srinivasan, YC Li, A Gradišek, S Syed-Abdul

    Machine Learning Prediction Models for Chronic Kidney Disease Using National Health Insurance Claim Data in Taiwan. Healthcare 2021, 9, 546

  31. Introduction to digital health approach and mHealth applications for participatory health
    Mohy Uddin, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

    Digital Health

  32. Wadali, Jagjot Singh, Sanjay P. Sood, Rajesh Kaushish, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Praveen K. Khosla, and Madhu Bhatia. "Evaluation of Free, Open-source, Web-based DICOM Viewers for the Indian National Telemedicine Service (eSanjeevani)." Journal of Digital Imaging 33, no. 6 (2020): 1499-1513.
  33. Uddin, Mohy, and Shabbir Syed-Abdul. "Introduction to digital health approach and mHealth applications for participatory health." In Digital Health, pp. 1-6. Elsevier, 2020.
  34. Ryan, Charles, Alexa Minc, Juan Caceres, Alexandra Balsalobre, Achal Dixit, Becky KaPik Ng, Florian Schmitzberger, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, and Christopher Fung. "Predicting severe outcomes in Covid-19 related illness using only patient demographics, comorbidities and symptoms." The American Journal of Emergency Medicine (2020).
  35. Cooper J. Galvin; Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li; Shwetambara Malwade; Shabbir Syed-Abdul. COVID-19 preventive measures showing an unintended decline in infectious diseases in Taiwan. International Journal of Infectious Diseases. Accepted June 2020.
  36. Dovgan, Erik, Anton Gradišek, Mitja Luštrek, Mohy Uddin, Aldilas Achmad Nursetyo, Sashi Kiran Annavarajula, Yu-Chuan Li, and Shabbir Syed-Abdul. "Using machine learning models to predict the initiation of renal replacement therapy among chronic kidney disease patients." Plos one 15, no. 6 (2020): e0233976.
  37. Srinivasan, Kathiravan, Nivedhitha Mahendran, Durai Raj Vincent, Chuan-Yu Chang, and Shabbir Syed-Abdul. "Realizing an Integrated Multistage Support Vector Machine Model for Augmented Recognition of Unipolar Depression." Electronics 9, no. 4 (2020): 647.
  38. Syed-Abdul, S., Firdani, R.P., Chung, H.J., Uddin, M., Hur, M., Park, J.H., Kim, H.W., Gradišek, A. and Dovgan, E., 2020. Artificial Intelligence based Models for Screening of Hematologic Malignancies using Cell Population Data. Scientific Reports, 10(1), pp.1-8.
  39. Uddin, Mohy, and Shabbir Syed-Abdul. "Data Analytics and Applications of the Wearable Sensors in Healthcare: An Overview." (2020): 1379.
  40. Hors-Fraile, Santiago, Shwetambara Malwade, Francisco Luna-Perejon, Claudio Amaya, Antón Civit, Francine Schneider, Panagiotis Bamidis, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Li, and Hein de Vries. "Opening the Black Box: Explaining the Process of Basing a Health Recommender System on the I-Change Behavioural Change Model." IEEE Access (2019).
  41. Luna-Perejon, Francisco, Shwetambara Malwade, Charis Styliadis, Javier Civit, Daniel Cascado-Caballero, Evdokimos Konstantinidis, Shabbir Syed Abdul, Panagiotis D. Bamidis, Anton Civit, and Yu-Chuan Jack Li. "Evaluation of user satisfaction and usability of a mobile app for smoking cessation." Computer methods and programs in biomedicine 182 (2019): 105042.
  42. Syed-Abdul, S., Malwade, S., Nursetyo, A. A., Sood, M., Bhatia, M., Barsasella, D., ... & Li, Y. C. J. (2019). Virtual reality among the elderly: a usefulness and acceptance study from Taiwan. BMC geriatrics, 19(1), 1-10.
  43. Nursetyo, A. A., Syed-Abdul, S., Uddin, M., & Li, Y. J. (2019). Graft Rejection Prediction Following Kidney Transplantation Using Machine Learning Techniques: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Studies in health technology and informatics, 264, 10-14.
  44. Uddin, M., & Syed-Abdul, S. (2018). Role of electronic patient reported safety incidents in improving patient safety and care. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  45. Hors-Fraile, Santiago, Shwetambara Malwade, Dimitris Spachos, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Chien-Tien Su, Wei-Li Jeng, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Panagiotis Bamidis, and Yu-Chuan Jack Li. "A recommender system to quit smoking with mobile motivational messages: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial." Trials 19, no. 1 (2018): 618.
  46. Islam, M., Poly, T. N., Walther, B. A., Dubey, N. K., Anggraini Ningrum, D. N., & Shabbir, S. A. (2018). Adverse outcomes of long-term use of proton pump inhibitors: a systematic review and meta-analysis. European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology, 30(12), 1395-1405.
  47. Dubey, Navneet, Dina Ningrum, Rajni Dubey, Yue-Hua Deng, Yu-Chuan Li, Peter Wang, Joseph Wang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, and Win-Ping Deng. "Correlation between diabetes mellitus and knee osteoarthritis: A dry-to-wet lab approach." International journal of molecular sciences 19, no. 10 (2018): 3021.
  48. Thakur, Saurabh, Shabbir Abdul, Hsiao-Yean Chiu, Ram Roy, Po-Yu Huang, Shwetambara Malwade, Aldilas Nursetyo, and Yu-Chuan Li. "Artificial-Intelligence-Based Prediction of Clinical Events among Hemodialysis Patients Using Non-Contact Sensor Data." Sensors 18, no. 9 (2018): 2833.
  49. Iqbal, U., Dagan, A., Syed-Abdul, S., Celi, L. A., Malwade, S., Hsu, M. H., & Li, Y. J. (2018). A hackathon promoting Taiwanese health-IoT innovation. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine, 163, 29.
  50. Ganapathy, K., Abdul, S. S., & Nursetyo, A. A. (2018). Artificial intelligence in neurosciences: A clinicians perspective. Neurology India, 66(4), 934.
  51. Shwetambara Malwade, Shabbir Syed Abdul*, Mohy Uddin, Aldilas Achmad Nursetyo, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Xinxin Katie Zhu, Liezel Cilliers, Chun-Por Wong, Panagiotis Bamidis, Yu-Chuan Jack Li (2018). “Mobile and wearable technologies in healthcare for the ageing population”. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine. IF 2.503, Rank 20.2%, Total score: 54.0 https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169260717314578
  52. Shwetambara Kekade, Chung-Ho Hseieh, Md Mohaimenul Islam, Suleman Atique, Abdulwahed Mohammed Khalfan, Yu-Chuan Li, Shabbir Syed Abdul*(Jan.2018)."The usefulness and actual use of wearable devices among the elderly population". Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  53. Suleman Atique, Ta-Chien Chan, Chien-Chou Chen, Chien-Yeh Hsu, Somia Iqtidar, Valérie R Louis, Syed Abdul Shabbir, Ting-Wu Chuang(Dec.2017), "Investigating spatio-temporal distribution and diffusion patterns of the dengue outbreak in Swat, Pakistan". Journal of infection and public health.
  54. Md Mohaimenul Islam, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Tahmina Nasrin Poly, Chih-Wei Huang, Shwetambara Kekade, Abdulwahed Mohammed Khalfan, Tonmoy Debnath, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Shabbir Syed Abdul(Dec.2017). "Exploring association between statin use and breast cancer risk: an updated meta-analysis". Archives of gynecology and obstetrics.
  55. Hong-Jie Dai, Emily Chia-Yu Su, Mohy Uddin, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Chi-Shin Wu, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(Nov.2017). "Exploring associations of clinical and social parameters with violent behaviors among psychiatric patients". Journal of biomedical informatics.
  56. Usman Iqbal, Tzu-Hao Chang, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Chih-Wei Huang, Suleman Atique, Wei-Chung Yang, Max Moldovan, Wen-Shan Jian, Min-Huei Hsu, Yun Yen, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Oct.2017). "Benzodiazepines use and breast cancer risk: A population-based study and gene expression profiling evidence". Journal of biomedical informatics.
  57. Chung Ming Lo, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Li YC Jack(Sept.2017). The integration of image processing and machine learning for the diagnosis of stroke in CT. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  58. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Li YC Jack(Aug.2017). The novel use of an Extreme learning machines for clinical decision support systems. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  59. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Li YC Jack(June 2017). Predictive Analytics through Machine Learning in the clinical settings. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  60. Suleman Atique, Chung-Ho Hsieh, Ruei-Ting Hsiao, Usman Iqbal, Phung Anh Alex Nguyen, Md Mohaimenul Islam, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Chien-Yeh Hsu, Ting-Wu Chuang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(June 2017). Viral warts (Human Papilloma Virus) as a potential risk for breast cancer among younger females. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  61. Md Mohaimenul Islam, Usman Iqbal, Bruno Andreas Walther, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Navneet Kumar Dubey, Tahmina Nasrin Poly, Jakir Hossain Bhuiyan Masud, Suleman Atique, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(June 2017). Gender-based personalized pharmacotherapy: a systematic review. Archives of gynecology and obstetrics.
  62. Usman Iqbal, Phung Anh Nguyen, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Wen-Shan Jian, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Apr. 2017). Observational Data Exploration Via Online Tool For For Drugs and Cancer Risk. International Journal for Population Data Science.
  63. Brook Tesfaye, Suleman Atique, Noah Elias, Legesse Dibaba, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Mihiretu ebede(Mar. 2017). Determinants and development of a webbased child mortality prediction model in resource-limited settings: A data mining approach. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  64. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Feb. 2017). Evaluating quality improvement methods and economics of preventable adverse events in the healthcare: From Africa to Europe. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  65. Eman Asiri, Mohamed Khalifa, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Md Nassif Hossain, Usman Iqbal, Mowafa Househ(Feb. 2017). Sharing sensitive health information through social media in the Arab world. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  66. Tahmina Nasrin Poly, Md Mohaimenul Islam, Bruno Andreas Walther, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Chih-Wei Huang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(2017). Exploring the Association between Statin Use and the Risk of Parkinson’s Disease: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies. Neuroepidemiology.
  67. Suleman Atique, Shabbir Syed Abdul, Chien-Yeh Hsu, Ting-Wu Chuang(Oct. 2016). Meteorological influences on dengue transmission in Pakistan. Asian Pacific journal of tropical medicine.
  68. Alan Hwang, Leslie Chou, MM Islam, Yu-Chuan Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(Oct. 2016). Risk factors for ectopic pregnancy in the Taiwanese population: a retrospective observational study. Archives of gynecology and obstetrics.
  69. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Yu-Chuan Li(Sept. 2016). Impact of continuity of care on preventable hospitalization and evaluating patient safety indicators between Italy and the USA. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  70. Suleman Atique, Mowafa Hosueh, Luis Fernandez-Luque, Elia Gabarron, Marian Wan, Onkar Singh, Vicente Traver Salcedo, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(Aug.2016). Lessons learnt from a MOOC about social media for digital health literacy. Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), 2016 IEEE 38th Annual International Conference.
  71. Navneet Kumar Dubey, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Phung Anh Nguyen, Rajni Dubey, Usman Iqbal, Yu-Chuan Li, Wei-Hong Chen, Win-Ping Deng(Aug.2016). Association between anxiety state and mitral valve disorders: A Taiwanese population-wide observational study. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  72. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Elia Gabarron, Annie Lau(June 2016). Participatory Health Through Social Media. Academic Press.
  73. Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(June 2016). Advantages of involving patients in the guidelines development. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  74. Hong-Jie Dai, Musa Touray, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(May 2016). Feature engineering for recognizing adverse drug reactions from twitter posts. Information.
  75. Usman Iqbal, Chun-Kung Hsu, Phung Anh Alex Nguyen, Daniel Livius Clinciu, Richard Lu, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Yao-Chin Wang, Chu-Ya Huang, Chih-Wei Huang, Yo-Cheng Chang, Min-Huei Hsu, Wen-Shan Jian, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Apr.2016). Cancer-disease associations: A visualization and animation through medical big data. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  76. Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Li(Mar.2016). Work environment and quality improvement in healthcare. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  77. Suleman Atique, Yen-Liang Lee, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Chien-Yeh Hsu, Hsiao-Hsien Rau(Feb.2016). Organizational Benefits of Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) System in Pakistan. Platform Technology and Service (PlatCon), 2016 International Conference.
  78. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Yu-Chuan Li(Jan.2016). Improvingtrustworthiness for the codes of International Classification of Diseases 11th version and reducing hospital readmissions in order to improve healthcare services. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  79. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, E Gabarron, AYS Lau, M Househ(2016). An introduction to participatory health through social media. Participatory Health Through Social Media.
  80. Benjamin Allès, Camille Pouchieu, Anne Gruber, Pierre Lebailly, Hugues Loiseau, Pascale Fabbro-Peray, Luc Letenneur, Isabelle Baldi, Seung-Kwon Myung, Hong-Bae Kim, Sun-Mi Lee, Yon Chul Park, Caroline Arquizan, Luc Bauchet, Christina F Lassen, Lars Bertram, Beate Ritz, Yu-Hsuan Chuang, Christina M Lill, Pei-Chen Lee, Johnni Hansen, Naomi Greene, Janet S Sinsheimer, Md Mohaimenul Islam, Usman Iqbal, Bruno Walther, Navneet Kumar Dubey, Suleman Atique, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Tahmina Nasrin Poly, Jakir Hossain Bhuiyan Masud, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Daniel G Hackam, Moira K Kapral, Manav V Vyas, Frank L Silver, Audrey Laporte, Ana Villaverde-Hueso, Germán Sánchez-Díaz, Greta Arias-Merino, Manuel Hens, Antonio Morales-Piga, Ignacio Abaitua-Borda, Eva Bermejo-Sánchez, Manuel Posada de la Paz, Verónica Alonso-Ferreira, Rashmee U Shah, Austin B Rupp, Danielle Mowery, Mingyuan Zhang, Greg Stoddard, Vikrant Deshmukh, Bruce E Bray, Rachel Hess, Matthew T Rondina, Druckerei Stückle, Korean Meta-Analysis (KORMA) Study Group(2016). New Zealand Applied Neurosciences Conference. Auckland, New Zealand, November 24-26, 2016: Abstracts. Neuroepidemiology.
  81. Md Mohaimenul Islam, Usman Iqbal, Bruno Walther, Suleman Atique, Navneet Kumar Dubey, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Tahmina Nasrin Poly, Jakir Hossain Bhuiyan Masud, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(2016). Benzodiazepine use and risk of dementia in the elderly population: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Neuroepidemiology.
  82. Qinghua Wang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Lara Almeida, Sophia Ananiadou, Yalbi I Balderas-Martínez, Riza Batista-Navarro, David Campos, Lucy Chilton, Hui-Jou Chou, Gabriela Contreras, Laurel Cooper, Hong-Jie Dai, Barbra Ferrell, Juliane Fluck, Socorro Gama-Castro, Nancy George, Georgios Gkoutos, Afroza K Irin, Lars J Jensen, Silvia Jimenez, Toni R Jue, Ingrid Keseler, Sumit Madan, Sérgio Matos, Peter McQuilton, Marija Milacic, Matthew Mort, Jeyakumar Natarajan, Evangelos Pafilis, Emiliano Pereira, Shruti Rao, Fabio Rinaldi, Karen Rothfels, David Salgado, Raquel M Silva, Onkar Singh, Raymund Stefancsik, Chu-Hsien Su, Suresh Subramani, Hamsa D Tadepally, Loukia Tsaprouni, Nicole Vasilevsky, Xiaodong Wang, Andrew Chatr-Aryamontri, Stanley JF Laulederkind, Sherri Matis-Mitchell, Johanna McEntyre, Sandra Orchard, Sangya Pundir, Raul Rodriguez-Esteban, Kimberly Van Auken, Zhiyong Lu, Mary Schaeffer, Cathy H Wu, Lynette Hirschman, Cecilia N Arighi(2016). Overview of the interactive task in BioCreative V. Database.
  83. Vallaurie Crawford, Shabbir Syed-Abdul(2016). Health Information Technologies for Geriatrics: The Big Picture. Nursing Informatics.
  84. CK Wang, ONKAR Singh, HJ Dai, JITENDRA Jonnagaddala, TONI ROSE Jue, USMAN Iqbal, ECY Su, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, JYC Li(Jan.2016). NTTMUNSW system for adverse drug reactions extraction in Twitter data. Proceedings of the Social Media Mining Shared Task Workshop at the Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing, Big Island, HI, USA.
  85. Hong-Jie Dai, Chu-Hsien Su, Po-Ting Lai, Ming-Siang Huang, Jitendra Jonnagaddala, Toni Rose Jue, Shruti Rao, Hui-Jou Chou, Marija Milacic, Onkar Singh, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Wen-Lian Hsu(Jan.2016). MET network in PubMed: a text-mined network visualization and curation system. Database.
  86. Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Li(Nov.2015). Health information technology and team work to improve health care. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  87. Balla Rama Devi, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Arun Kumar, Usman Iqbal, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Wen-Shan Jian(Nov.2015). mHealth: An updated systematic review with a focus on HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis long term management using mobile phones. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  88. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Min-Huei Hsu, Usman Iqbal, Jeremiah Scholl, Chih-Wei Huang, Phung Anh Nguyen, Peisan Lee, Maria Teresa García-Romero, Yu-Chuan Li, Wen-Shan Jian(Sept.2015). Utilizing health information technology to support universal healthcare delivery: experience of a national healthcare system. Telemedicine and e-Health.
  89. Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Yu-Chuan Li(Aug.2015). Improving quality of care and patient safety as a priority. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  90. Yu-Chuan Jack Li, Ju-Chuan Yen, Wen-Ta Chiu, Wen-Shan Jian, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Min-Huei Hsu(Aug.2015). Building a National Electronic Medical Record Exchange System–Experiences in Taiwan. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  91. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Yu-Chuan Li(July 2015). Healthcare quality and safety in developing countries. International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
  92. K Byamba, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, M García-Romero, C-W Huang, S Nergyi, A Nyamdorj, P-A Nguyen, U Iqbal, K Paik, L Celi, V Nikore, M Somai, W-S Jian, Y-C Li(July 2015). Mobile teledermatology for a prompter and more efficient dermatological care in rural Mongolia. The British journal of dermatology.
  93. Chih-Wei Huang, Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Wen-Shan Jian, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Mar.2015). Visualization of the Spectrum on Chronic Kidney Disease. Indian Journal of Medical Informatics.
  94. Chih-Wei Huang, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Wen-Shan Jian, Usman Iqbal, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Peisan Lee, Shen-Hsien Lin, Wen-Ding Hsu, Mai-Szu Wu, Chun-Fu Wang, Kwan-Liu Ma, Yu-Chuan Li(Mar.2015). A novel tool for visualizing chronic kidney disease associated polymorbidity: a 13-year cohort study in Taiwan. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
  95. P Lee, C?F Chen, H?T Wan, W?S Jian, M?H Hsu, Shabbir Syed?Abdul, C?W Huang, Y?C Huang, Y?T Lin, T?J Chen, Y?HWu, Y?C Li(Mar.2015). iSlide: a ‘big picture’interactive teledermatopathology e?learning system. British Journal of Dermatology.
  96. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Max Moldovan, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Ruslan Enikeev, Wen-Shan Jian, Usman Iqbal, Min-Huei Hsu, Yu-Chuan Li(Feb.2015). Profiling phenome-wide associations: a population-based observational study. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
  97. Usman Iqbal, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Chih-Wei Huang, Wen-Shan Jian, Min-Huei Hsu, Yun Yen, Yu-Chuan Jack Li(Feb.2015). Is long-term use of benzodiazepine a risk for cancer? Medicine.
  98. Usman Iqbal, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Wen-Shan Jian,Yu-Chuan Li(Jan.2015). Physicians’ antibiotic prescribing behavior in Taiwan, 1998–2011. Clinical Infectious Diseases.
  99. Hong-Jie Dai, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Chih-Wei Chen, Chieh-Chen Wu(2015). Recognition and evaluation of clinical section headings in clinical documents using token-based formulation with conditional random fields. BioMed research international.
  100. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Max Moldovan, Phung-Anh Nguyen,Ruslan Enikeev, WenShan Jian, Usman Iqbal, Min-Huei Hsu, Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li* (2014, Nov)."Profiling Phenome-wide Associations: A Population-based ObservationalStudy". Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
  101. Shabbir Syed-Abdul*, Min-Huei Hsu*, Usman Iqbal, Jeremiah Scholl, ChihWei Huang, Phung Anh Nguyen, Peisan Lee, Maria Teresa García-Romero, YuChuan(Jack)Li, Wen-Shan Jian(2014, Nov.). Utilizing Health Information Technology to Support Universal Healthcare Delivery: Experience of a National Healthcare System. Telemedicine and e-Health.
  102. Lee, C.-F. Chen, H.-T. Wan, W.-S. Jian, M.-H. Hsu, S. Syed-Abdul,C.-W. Huang,Y.-C. Huang,Y.-T.Lin,T.-J. Chen,Y.-H. Wu*,Y.-C. Li*( (2014, Jul). iSlide–An Interactive Teledermatopathology e-Learning System with “Big Picture”. British Journal of Dermatology.
  103. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Alex Nguyen, Frank Huang, Wen-Shan Jian, Usman Iqbal,Vivian Yang, Min-Huei Hsu ,Yu-Chuan Li. " (2014, Jul). A Smart Medication Recommendation Model for The Electronic Prescription. . Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.
  104. Phung Anh Nguyen, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Usman Iqbal, Min-Huei Hsu, ChenLing Huang, Hsien-Chang Li, Daniel Livius Clinciu, Wen-Shan Jian,Yu-ChuanJack Li (2013, Dec). A Probabilistic Model for Reducing Medication Errors. PloS ONE.
  105. Che-Wei Lin, Shabbir Syed Abdul, Daniel L Clinciu, Jeremias Scholl, Xiangdong Jin, Haifei Lu, Steve S Chen, Usman Iqbal, Maxwell J Heineck, YuChuanLi (2013, Nov). Empowering Village Doctors and Enhancing Rural Healthcare using Cloud Computing in a Rural Area of Mainland China. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  106. Min-Huei Hsu, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Jeremiah Scholl, Wen-Shan Jian, PeisanLee, Usman Iqbal and Yu-Chuan Li (2013, Jun). The incidence rate and mortality of malignant brain tumors after 10 years of intensive cell phone use in Taiwan. European Journal of Cancer Prevention.
  107. Phung Anh Nguyen, Syed-Abdul Shabbir, Wen-Shan Jian, YC Li (2013, May). A method to manage and share anti-retroviral (ARV) therapy information of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) patients in Vietnam. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine.
  108. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, L Fernandez-Luque, WS Jian, YC Li, S Crain, MH Hsu, YC Wang, DM Liou . (2013, Feb). Misleading Health-Related Information Promoted Through Video-Based Social Media: Anorexia on YouTube. Journal of medical Internet research
  109. WS Jian, M11 Hsu,  H Sukati, _S Syed-Abdul,  J Scholl,  N Dube,  CK Hsu, T Wu, Vera, YC Li (2012, Sep). LabPush: A Pilot Study of Providing Remote Clinics with Laboratory Results via Short Message Service  (SMS) in Swaziland, Africa. PloS one .( SCI journal, IF3.234  and Rank   8%)
  110. WS Jian, S Syed-Abdul, S Sood, P Lee, MH Hsu, CH Ho, YC Li, HC Wen(2012, Aug). Factors influencing consumer adoption of USB-based Personal Health Records in Taiwan. BMC Health Services Research . ( SCI journal, IF 1. 712 and Rank 47. 7%   )
  111. S Syed-Abdul, J Scholl, P Lee, WS Jian, DM Liou, YC Li (2012, Sep). Study on the potential for delay tolerant networks by health workers in low resource settings. Computer methods and programs in biomedicine. ( SCI journal, 897 and Rank  14.7%)
  112. S Syed-Abdul, J Scholl,  CC Chen, MDPS Santos, WS Jian,  DM Liou, YC Li (2012,  July). Telemedicine Utilization to Support the Management of the Burns Treatment Involving Patient Pathways in Both Developed and Developing Countries: A Case Study.  Journal of Burn Care & Research.       (SCI journal, IF 1.425 and Rank 53%)
  113. Yu-Chuan Li, Don E Detmer, Syed-Abdul Shabbir, Phung Anh Nguyen, WenShan Jian, George I Mihalas, Edward H Shortliffe, Paul Tang, Reinhold Hau, Michio Kimura (2012, Jan). A global traveler electronic health record template standard for personal health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc.( SCI journal,  IF 3.504 and Rank 5.8%)
  114. YT Chang, S Syed-Abdul, CY Tsai, YC Li (2011, Dec). A novel method for inferring RFID tag reader recordings into clinical events. International journal of medical informatics. ( SCI journal, IF 2.004     and Rank          3% )
  115. S Syed-Abdul, CW Lin, J Scholl, L Fernandez-Luque, WS Jian, MH Hsu, DM Liou, YC Li (2011,Jun). Facebook use leads to health-care reform in Taiwan. The Lancet.441-.( SCI journal,  IF 45.217 and Rank 1.3%)
  116. Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Wen-Shan Jian, Peisan Lee, Yu-Chuan Li, Min-Huei Hsu. (2011, Jun) Superbug demands organizational change of the healthcare system. J Pharmacol Pharmacotherapy. ( SCI journal,  IF 2.264 and Rank 52.2%)
  117. S Syed-Abdul, J Scholl, WS Jian, YC Li (2011, Sep).  Challenges and Opportunities of Telemedicine in India.  Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. (SCI journal, IF1.542 and Rank 55. 7%)
  118. Jeremiah Scholl, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Luai Awad Ahmed. (2011, Dec) A case study of an EMR system at a large hospital in India: Challenges and strategies for successful adoption. Journal of Biomedical Informatics. ( SCI journal, IF 2.126 and Rank 23.5% )
  119. WS Jian, HC Wen, J Scholl, S Syed-Abdul, P Lee, CY Hsu, YC Li (2011, Mar). The Taiwanese method for providing patients data from multiple hospital HER systems. Journal of biomedical informatics. ( SCI journal,  IF 2.126 and Rank 23.5%)
  120. S Syed-Abdul, L Fernandez-Luque, YC Li, Mil Hsu, PS Lee, WT Chiu (2011, Feb). Leaks and Threats to Patient data . BMJ . ( SCI journal, IF 2.271 and Rank 26%)

Participatory Health through Social Media

Edited by: Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Elia Gabarron and Annie Lau

ISBN: 978-0-12-809269-9.

Publisher: Elsevier Inc.2016.

Digital Health : Mobile and Wearable Devices for Participatory Health Applications

Edited by: Shabbir Syed-Abdul , Xinxin Zhu , Luis Fernandez-Luque

ISBN: ISBN10 0128200774

Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc. 2020

Smart Home Technologies and Services for Geriatric Rehabilitation

Edited by: Mohamed-Amine Choukou, Shabbir Syed-Abdul

ISBN: 9780323851732

Publisher: 2022 Elsevier Inc.

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- PhD Students:

1) Suleman Atique Gondal, PhD
Thesis title: Time and Space Analysis of Dengue Fever-Taking Pakistan as an Example

2) Diana Barsasella (PhD)
3) Eshita Dhar (PhD)

- Master students:

1) Shwetambara Malwade, MSc
Thesis title: An accessibility and usability of wearable devices among elderly population: A systematic review and survey

2) Md. Mohaimenul Islam, MSc, (PhD)
Thesis title: Comparison of drugs based on data analysis and clinical trials in health care: a study of statin use and cancer risk

3) Aldilas Achmad Nursetyo, MSc
Thesis title: Prediction of the start time of renal replacement therapy in patients with chronic kidney disease

4) Rianda-Putra Firdani, MSc
Thesis title:
Screening bloodline diseases based on artificial intelligence model cell population data

5) Sim-Mei, Choo (MSc)
6) Karamo Bah(MSc)
7) Adama(MSc)

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