Published on in Vol 8, No 1 (2020): January

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Back to the Future: Achieving Health Equity Through Health Informatics and Digital Health

Back to the Future: Achieving Health Equity Through Health Informatics and Digital Health

Back to the Future: Achieving Health Equity Through Health Informatics and Digital Health


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Raju M, Ahmed M, Ahad M. Signal Processing Techniques for Computational Health Informatics. View