Development Team

Rishi Kamaleswaran, PhD
Asst. Professor
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics

Dr. Kamaleswaran has expertise in the development of machine learning and artificial intelligence-based systems for real-time analysis of physiologic deterioration. He leads the Emory RTA team.

Nita Deshpande, PhD
Scientist, Sr. Bioinformatics
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM

Dr. Deshpande is a full-stack developer with expertise in application software design and development in multi-tier systems. She leads the RTA Engineering team. 

Dileep Gunda, MS
Senior Software Developer
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM

His expertise is in design & implementation
of backend systems with a focus on APIs and micro-services. In his spare time, he loves doing DIY home automation projects with  IOT (Internet of Things) devices.

Venkatesh Javvaji, MS
Senior Software Developer
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM 

He is an experienced full stack developer with a demonstrated history of working in the software industry. 

Chad Robichaux, MPH
Lead Research Informatics Analyst
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM 

He has over 15 years working with clinical data from a quality improvement or research perspective. He specializes in SQL, R, SAS, and finding the data that match clinician’s needs.

Michael Proctor 
Technical Program Manager, Informatics
Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM

Robert Tweedy
Departmental Computing Support Specialist Dept. of Biomedical Informatics, SOM

Through his experience administrating the computer systems used in the BMI department, Robert maintains the Oracle APEX environment used by the RTA project and provides support to the application developers when they run into issues with the environment.

Archana Kudrimoti, MS
Informatics Analyst OIT, Emory University

Experienced in software Design and Development for over 20 years. Working on Research/Quality projects for Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences also having in-depth knowledge of the database/queries in RTA.

Senior Advisory Board

Gari Clifford, DPhil
Chair, Dept. Biomedical Informatics

Dr. Clifford is Professor and Chair of Biomedical Informatics. Dr. Clifford guides the Emory RTA team in developing novel solutions for operations and research requirements.
Timothy G. Buchman, PhD, MD
Director, Emory eICU

Dr. Buchman leads the Emory Research Informatics Analytics group and advises the Emory RTA Team of clinical and clinical trials requirements.