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College of Nursing Faculty

Sachin Patel

Sachin K. Patel, MSc
Research Instructor

Medical University of South Carolina
College of Nursing
99 Jonathan Lucas Street
MSC 160
Charleston, SC 29425-1600


Telephone: (843) 792-9558

patelsk@musc.edu

Sachin K. Patel, MSc is a research instructor and the Director of Technology Applications Center for Healthful Lifestyles (TACHL) Systems Architecture. Mr. Patel joined the TACHL center in January, 2012 as the senior programmer and database administrator. 
Mr. Patel has a BS in Computer Science and Mathematics, a MSc in Bioinformatics from Oxford University and has obtained professional certification in Oracle and Microsoft database administration.

He was a systems analyst for the Center for Biotechnology & Genomic Medicine at Georgia Health Sciences University from 2005-2009. He then went to the private sector where he was a software developer and database administrator for TaxSlayer.com where he oversaw the efficiency of a high throughput, n-tiered data architecture. He has knowledge and comprehension in working with Bluetooth technologies, RFID, machine language protocols and mobile smart phone technologies using IOS and android program formats.



Mr. Patel served as a consultant for TACHL in 2011 leading development of android software applications and programming to facilitate data transfer from various remote monitoring devices to a secure n-tired server system where feedback graphs, charts and summary reports are generated and forwarded back to users via smart phone applications. Since joining MUSC in January, 2012 he has further enhanced our data management and software programs which process, store, retrieve and integrate data. He has worked on several other clinical studies in development and management of relational data sets involving mHealth technology applications.