Dr. Abijeet V Waghmare

  • Manager - Medical Informatics & Innovations

  • 2015, Executive MBA (Pursuing) - Product Leadership
    PES University, Bangalore
  • 2005 - 2007, Adv. Dip. in Bioinformatics (ADB)
    University of Pune, Pune
  • 1997 - 2003, MBBS
    Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad

  • Manager, Medical Informatics & Innovations
    St. John’s Research Institute
    2016 - till date
    Bangalore, India
  • Senior Group Supervisor
    St. John’s Research Institute
    2012 - 2016
    Bangalore, India
  • Team Leader
    St. John’s Research Institute
    Bangalore, India
  • Senior Research Associate
    St. John's Research Institute
    Bangalore, India
  • Research Associate
    St. John’s Research Institute
    Bangalore, India

Ramanan SV, Radhakrishna K, Waghmare A, Raj T, Nathan SP, Sreerama SM, Sampath S. Dense Annotation of Free-Text Critical Care Discharge Summaries from an Indian Hospital and Associated Performance of a Clinical NLP Annotator. J Med Syst. 2016 Aug;40(8):187.

Radhakrishna K, Waghmare A, Ekstrand M, Raj T, Selvam S, Sreerama SM, Sampath S. Real-time feedback for improving compliance to hand sanitization among healthcare workers in an open layout ICU using radiofrequency identification. J Med Syst. 2015 Jun;39(6):68.

McDonald EM, Stephen J , Radhakrishna K, Thomas T, Waghmare A, et al. Evidence and recommendations on Herpes zoster - Treatment of Herpes zoster in HIV Infected Children and Adults: A Systematic Review. Guidelines on the treatment of skin and oral HIV-associated conditions in children and adults, 2014.

Radhakrishna K, Goud, BR, Kasthuri A, Waghmare, A, Raj T. Electronic Health Records and Information Portability: A Pilot Study in a Rural Primary Healthcare Center in India. Perspect Health Inf Manag. 2014 Jul 1;11:1b. eCollection 2014.

Implementing and IT solution for monitoring weight patterns of preterm infants in the NICU. Paper presentation at International Conference on e-Governance, April 2010.


Mobile application to monitor quality of ICU care nationwide (CHITRA).

Usage and Perception of medical related apps by healthcare professionals in a tertiary care teaching hospital in India.

Development of a novel way for monitoring hand hygiene compliance and infection control protocols.

Early detection of hypertension during pregnancy using increased frequency of blood pressure monitoring and information technology: A single group, prospective observational pilot study.

Using natural language processing to mine biomedical text from critical care discharge summaries.

Teaching: Teaching and Training Medical, PG, MHA/CHCA, Nursing and Paramedical students in Medical Informatics and Healthcare IT

SJMCH: Clinical Implementation of HIS / LIS System, Workflows and Modules and training users

Rule-based computerized point of care decision support systems (SIgMA)

Implementing Preterm Growth Charts in the NICU

Allscripts/Eclipsys: Development of Clinical Decision Support Application Development

Groups and Associations

Healthcare Analytics; Clinical Decision Support System; Innovation in Healthcare