Dr. Haleema Yezdani from Bengaluru city has been elected as the vice pres on the board of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). With a specialty in general and internal medicine, Dr. Yezdani also specialises in Diabetology.
With an MBBS and a Diploma in diabetology, Dr. Haleema Yezdani has been the go-to physician for the citizens of Bengaluru city for the last 20 years. Besides her educational merits, she also has a fellowship to her name in critical care.
Dr. Yezdani is better known for her knowledge and experience in telemedicine. She has received multiple awards for her contribution to the field. Before being elected as one of the directors for the India chapter of HIMSS, Dr. Yezdani made it to the list of future 50 clinical leaders globally selected by HIMSS.
With a headquarter in Chicago, the organisation also has a few additional offices in Washington DC, Germany, and Singapore. The organisation is a global advisor committed to reforming the global health ecosystem with the assistance of information and technology.
HIMSS has expertise in health innovation, workforce development, research, and digital health transformation to advise leaders and stakeholders around the world. The organisation has been active in its work for the last 60 years. With over 120,000 individual members and over 500+ non-profit partners
The India Chapter of HIMSS was formed in 2010, and it was the ‘first country-specific chapter’ of HIMSS outside of the USA. Taking the work of HIMSS ahead, the India chapter is active in policy-making and contributing to academic institutions and health informaticians.
Besides, Dr. Haleema Yezdani, 10 other healthcare professionals have been elected to serve on the board of the HIMSSs India Chapter. The other members include the likes of Dr. Abhitabh Gupta, Prof. Anandhi Ramachandran, Dr. Nitiraj Gandhi, Mr. Rohit Sharma, and Di. Vivek Sahi, Dr. Pankaj Singh, DR. Naresh Yallapragada, Mrs. Uma Janapareddy, Mr. Shiva S Yedlapalli, and Mr. Madhusudan Galipelli.