Parisa Rashidi is the director of the “Intelligent Health Lab” (i-Heal). Her area of research includes developing machine learning and artificial intelligence methods for solving healthcare problems. More specifically, she is working on: (1) transforming patient care in the Intensive Care Unit by developing autonomous monitoring tools using advanced machine learning techniques, (2) Developing intelligent tools for monitoring cognitive and mental conditions of community-dwelling patients. She has forged a highly collaborative research program across campus to address these problems, collaborating with several departments at College of Medicine including nephrology, anesthesiology, clinical neuropsychology, and aging. Her research is supported by National Science Foundation (NSF), National Institute of Health (NIH), state grants, and internal grants.