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Call for Chapters
Health Informatics and Patient Safety in Times of Crisis



Dr. Narasimha Rao Vajjhala
International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management
IJRCM – An IGI Journal  


Dr. Philip Eappen
University of Toronto, Canada
Fanshawe College, Canada

About the Book

The topics covered in this book will provide a fresh perspective on how healthcare informatics have handled the current pandemic and how improved healthcare informatics could help in a future crisis. This book is an interdisciplinary collaboration between two editors, one with a technology and management background and the other with an active healthcare administration background. The editors are active senior members of several professional organizations, including the Association of Computer Machinery, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), Golden Key International Honor Society, among others. This book will be submitted for possible indexation in Scopus, WoS, and major indices. There are no publication fees for accepted manuscripts.

Topic areas include (but not limited to):
  • Introduction to Healthcare Informatics

  • Healthcare Informatics during Covid-19 Pandemic

  • Healthcare Informatics Training and Education

  • Health Technology Applications in Pandemic Times

  • Mobile Healthcare Informatics

  • Health Care Management and Technology Adoption

  • Health Information Safety and Security

  • Deep Learning Techniques in Healthcare Informatics

  • Healthcare Informatics Data Mining

  • Advances in Healthcare Informatics

  • Health Data Management

  • Telemedicine in Pandemic Times

  • Applications of Machine Learning in Healthcare Informatics

  • Applications of Big Data Analytics in Healthcare Informatics

  • 5G Networks and Healthcare Informatics

  • Cloud Computing and Healthcare Informatics

No publication charges


Title Proposal submission link:


Important Dates

Chapter Title Proposal:   Feb 25, 2022

Full submission:   June 23, 2022

Review results due to authors:   Aug 21, 2022

Revisions due from authors:   Oct 2, 2022

Copyright year:   2022