Usman Iqbal

BioOHDSI Publications

Usman Iqbal, PharmD, MBA, PhD, FACHI, AFCHSM
Senior Project Manager & Researcher
International Center for Health Information Technology
Taipei Medical University
Phone: (+886) 2-2736-1661 Ext. 6627

Dr. Usman Iqbal, PharmD, MBA, PhD, FACHI, AFCHSM is a faculty at College of Public Health, Global Health and Development Department and Senior Project Manager & Researcher at International Center for Health Information Technology (ICHIT), Taipei Medical University. He holds his PharmD from FUUAST, Pakistan, MBA in Health Care Management and PHD in Health Informatics from Taipei Medical University (Taiwan). He is also a fellow of Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI), Salzburg Global Seminar and Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM).

Dr.Usman is also Managing Editor – International Journal for Quality in Health Care journal and Asia Pacific Associate Editor – Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine Journal as well as Editorial Member of Journal of Clinical Oncology – Clinical Cancer Informatics from American Society of Oncology. Dr.Usman also facilitating joint collaborative course between TMU & MIT, Harvard, USA. He has been an author of several peer reviewed scientific articles in leading journals, book chapters and participated in international medical conferences with focus on Health Data and Informatics, Health IT and Patient Safety, Health Care Quality and Management, Global Health, and Health Systems Improvement.

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Usman Iqbal, Phung-Anh Nguyen, Shabbir Syed-Abdul, Hsuan-Chia Yang, Chih-Wei Huang, Wen-Shan Jian, Min-Huei Hsu, Yun Yen, Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li . Is Long-term use of Benzodiazepine a risk for cancer?. Medicine: February (2015) – Volume 94 – Issue 6 – p e483.

Usman Iqbal; Shabbir Syed-Abdul; Phung-Anh Nguyen; Wen-Shan Jian; Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li. Physicians Antibiotics Prescribing Behavior in Taiwan, 1998-2011. Clin Infect Dis. (2015) doi: 10.1093/cid/civ038

Iqbal, U., Syed-Abdul, S., Nguyen, P. A., Jian, W.-S., & Li, Y.-C. J. (2013). The impact of benzodiazepines on occurrence of pneumonia and mortality from pneumonia: a nested case-