Professor Sajeesh Kumar, PhD, is Executive Director- Institute for Health Outcomes and Policy, Chair-Health Outcomes and Policy Research PhD program and Associate Professor, Department of Health Informatics & Information Management, University of Tennessee-Memphis. Dr. Kumar’s research focuses on design and development of telemedicine technology, public health education technologies and Inter Professional Education. Dr. Kumar has travelled to more than 30 countries and has extensive international experience in healthcare, IPE and research works. Dr. Kumar has been involved in healthcare activities in USA, Australia, Singapore, Netherlands, Seychelles, United Arab Emirates and India. He has won several research awards, edited several books on telemedicine, published book chapters and scientific papers in high impact journals. Dr. Kumar holds an impressive record of competitive research funding and research awards. In his free time he is involved in flying single engine airplanes, music and voluntary social service to the needy.