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Tala Mirzaei

Tala Mirzaei

Knight-Ridder Center Research Fellowship

Faculty Director, Master of Health Informatics and Analytics (MSHIA)

Assistant Professor
Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, RB 256A
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-5438


  • Ph.D. in Information Systems
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Master in Applied Statistics
    University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Areas of Expertise

  • Health Informatics
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Intelligence, Analytics, Data Mining and Data Quality
  • Healthcare Operations Management

Courses Taught

  • Application of Quantitative Methods in Business
  • Business Analytics Applications
  • Health Informatics/Analytics Practicum
  • Quality and Outcomes Analytics
  • Quality Assessment and Outcome in Healthcare

Refereed Journal Articles

Esmaeil Zadeh P., & Mirzaei T.


Do hospitals need to extend telehealth services? An experimental study of different telehealth modalities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Methods of Information in Medicine


(In Press)

Mirzaei T., & Esmaeil Zadeh P.


Engagement in online health communities: Channel expansion and social exchanges.

Information and Management

, 58(1)


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Esmaeil Zadeh P., & Mirzaei T.


Using Electronic Health Records to Mitigate Workplace Burnout Among Clinicians During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Field Study in Iran.

JMIR Medical Informatics

, 9(6)


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Esmaeil Zadeh, P., Dharanikota, S., & Mirzaei, T. (2021). The role of patient engagement in patient-centric Health Information Exchange (HIE) initiatives: An empirical study in the United States. Information Technology and People.

Esmaeil Zadeh, P., Mirzaei, T., & Maddah, M. (2020). The Effects of Data Entry Structure on Patients’ Perceptions about Quality of Health Information Exchange (HIE). International Journal of Medical Informatics, 135.

Esmaeil Zadeh, P., Mirzaei, T., & Dharanikota, S. (2020). The impact of data entry structures on perceptions of individuals with chronic mental disorders and physical diseases towards health information sharing. International Journal of Medical Informatics.

Mirzaei, T., & Kashian, N. (2020). Revisiting effective communication between patients and physicians: Cross-sectional questionnaire study comparing text-based electronic versus face-to-face communication. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 22(5).

Kashian, N., & Mirzaei, T. (2019). Understanding communication effectiveness, communication satisfaction, self-efficacy, and self-care management among patients with chronic disease. Science Communication, 41.

Esmaeilzadeh, P., & Mirzaei, T. (2019). Potential of Blockchain technology for Health Information Exchange (HIE): An experimental study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 21(6).

Esmaeil Zadeh, P., & Mirzaei, T. (2018). Comparison of consumers’ perspectives on different health information exchange (HIE) mechanisms: An experimental study. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 119.

Azadeh, A., Ghaderi, S., Mirzaei, T., & Sohrabkhani, S. (2008). Variable sequential sampling plan with finite batch size in European auto emission quality standards. International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences. View Article

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