Service Activities

 

External Service

NSF Scientific Advisory Board ($14 million), 2017-.

Independent Experts Committee, PRISMS Initiative ($28 million), NIBIB/NIH, 2017-2019.

Associate Editor, Nature Digital Medicine, 2017-.

Associate Editor, Proceedings of ACM Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), 2016-.

TPC member for ACM MobiSys, ACM UbiComp, ACM SenSys, ACM IPSN, IEEE PerCom, IEEE INFOCOM, ACM Wireless Health, IEEE BSN, BodyNets, IEEE ICDCS, IEEE MASS, IEEE SECON, IEEE ICPP, ICDCN, IEEE ICCCN, etc.

GAO Panel on Experts in Internet of Things, National Academies, 5/2016.

Core Faculty Mentor for NIH/UCLA/MD2K mHealth Summer Institutes (2012-present).

Advisory Committee for BDSouthHUB mHealth Workshop, May 2017.

Steering Committee for NSF Smart and Connected Health Visioning Workshop, March 2017.

Steering Committee for CCC Workshop on Discover and Innovation in Smart and Pervasive Health, Dec 2016.

Advisor, Center for Technology and Behavioral Health (PI: Lisa Marsch), Dartmouth University, 2016.

Member of the mHealth Planning Committee for the United States’ Precision Medicine Initiative, Jan/Feb 2015.

Co-chair and co-organizer for NSF-NIH National Workshop on Computing Challenges in Future Mobile Health (mHealth) Systems and Applications, 10/2014.

Advisor, AAAS National Study on mHealth and Law, 2014-15.

Advisory Board Member, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical Inc., 2014-19.

Health Informatics Track Co-Chair of the ACM BCB Conference, 2014.

Invited to speak at the White House on the future of biosensors (9/2013).

Invited to the NIH Director’s mTHINK meeting as an mHealth thought leader (2/2013).

Expert panel to judge “My Air, My Health Challenge”, $160k in prizes from US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 2012.

Chair for the “mHealth Evidence” meeting – jointly hosted by NIH, NSF, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and McKesson Foundation.

Founding TPC Co-chair & Steering Committee member for ACM mHealthSys 2011 workshop (held at ACM SenSys’11).

Organizing Committee, ACM SenSys’11.

TPC Co-chair for NetHealth Workshop 2012 (held at ACM COMSNETS’12).

TPC Co-chair for IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN) 2011.

TPC Co-chair for Wireless Networks and Emerging Technologies (WNET) track of IEEE ICCCN 2010.

Steering committee co-chair for the NEPSAS subgroup of the Genes Environment & Health Initiative (GEI) at NIH (2010-12).

Reviewer for IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, IEEE Communications Letters, ACM Journal of Wireless Networks, ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems, Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks Journal, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems, Elsevier Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Elsevier Journal of Computer Networks, and several others.

Served on Proposal Review Panels for NSF (2008-present) and NIH (2009-present).

 

TPC Participation at International Conferences

Year 2014: ACM UbiCompIEEE INFOCOMIEEE SECONIEEE ICDCSACM BCB (TPC Co-chair), Wireless HealthPervasive HealthIEEE BSN 

Year 2013: IEEE INFOCOMIEEE SECON, IEEE MASS, IEEE ICDCS, IEEE BSN, Wireless Health

Year 2012: ACM SenSysIEEE INFOCOMIEEE SECONIEEE ICDCSNetHealth (TPC Co-chair), Wireless HealthmHealthSys

Year 2011: mHealthSys (Founding TPC Co-chair), ACM/IEEE IPSNBSNBodyNetsIEEE INFOCOMIEEE SECONIEEE MASSMSN (TPC Co-chair)

Year 2010: IEEE INFOCOMIEEE ICCCN (TPC Co-chair for Wireless and Emerging Technologies Track), ICDCS (Wireless and Mobile Computing Track), IEEE MASS, IEEE SECON

Year 2009: IEEE INFOCOMIEEE MASSIEEE BROADNETS 2009IEEE ICCCN 2009ICDCN , ACM FOWANCACM WiMD

Year 2008: IEEE INFOCOMIEEE ICDCSIEEE ICPPIEEE BROADNETSIEEE ICCCNACM Foundations of Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking and Computing (FOWANC)ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC)

Year 2007: IEEE BROADNETSIFIP NetworkingWWW (Posters)

Year 2006: MSN 2006

 

Reviewing for Journals

IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing

IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

IEEE Transactions on Computers

IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications

IEEE Communications Letters

ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks

ACM Journal of Wireless Networks

ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems

Elsevier Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing

Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks journals

Journal of Parallel and Distributed Systems

 

Professional Service (Internal)

Faculty Search Committee (Chair), Computer Science, 2015-

Provost Search Committee, University of Memphis, 2014

Vice Provost’s Research Capacity Analysis Implementation, 2013-14

Vice Provost’s Advisory Committee for Research, 2012-13

Chair for the department self-assessment committee, 2006-2012

University-wide STEM committee, 2008-2010

Graduate Curriculum Committee, 2010-

Graduate Admission Committee, 2011-

Colloquium Committee, 2006-2008

 

santosh kumar

Santosh Kumar

Director, NIH Center of Excellence for Mobile Sensor Data-to-Knowledge (MD2K)
Professor and Lillian & Morrie Moss Chair of Excellence | Department of Computer Science
The University of Memphis


Students at mHealth Systems Lab work with students, post-docs, and faculty from10+ universities via MD2K. See our research philosophy if interested in joining


Ph.D. Students (11)

Rummana Bari; Nazir Saleheen; Soujanya Chaterjee; Azim Ullah; Sayma Akther; Rabin Banjade; Shiplu Hawlader; Somnath Mitra; Mithun Saha; Sameer Neupane; Hosneara Ahmed


Alumni (13)

Syed Monowar Hossain (Ph.D., 2017) - MD2K

Nusrat Nasrine (M.S., 2017) - MD2K

Hillol Sarker (Ph.D., 2016) - IBM Research

Mahbubur Rahman (Ph.D., 2016) - Samsung

Amin Ahsan Ali (Ph.D., 2014) - University of Dhaka (Asst. Prof.)

Moushumi Sharmin (Post-doc, 2013-15) - Western Washington University

Andrew Raij (Post-doc, 2009-10) - Universal Creative

Karen Hovsepian (Post-doc, 2011-12) - Amazon

Somnath Mitra (M.S., 2012) - eBay

Animikh Ghosh (M.S., 2010) - Infosys Labs, India

Maheshbabu Satharla (M.S., 2010)

Bhagavathy Krishna (M.S., 2009) - Apple

Tim Henry (B.S., 2008) - FedEx


MD2K Staff

Dr. Timothy Hnat - Chief Software Architect

Dr. Syed 'Monowar' Hossain - Lead Software Engineer

Nusrat Nasrin - Software Engineer

Dr. Anandatirtha Nandugudi - Data Science Software Engineer

Dr. Nasir Ali - Research Assistant Professor

Joseph Biggers - Director of Administrative Operations

Lyndsey Rush - Project Coordinator

Cheryl Hayes - Business Officer

Brian Ahern - Technical Writer/Training Specialist

Shahin Samiei - Associate Director, Research & Studies