Welcome to the Biomedical Informatics Program!
Computing systems and technologies have become increasingly essential for modern practice of medicine, pharmaceutical and clinical research, efficient and effective management of health care, and health professions education. To address an increasing demand for well-trained researchers, educators, and managers in the expanding field of biomedical informatics, and a growing critical need for informatics training, the Department of Health Informatics offers a comprehensive curriculum leading to Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics, M.S. in Biomedical Informatics, and a post-baccalaureate level Certificate in Health Care Informatics. To cater to distance education students the Certificate, M.S and PhD Degree programs are all offered completely online over the Internet. Nearly all of the students get employed immediately after their graduation.
The department has articulations between the Health Information Management Program (Bachelor of Science) and several affiliates the details of which can be found here: Health Information Management
The Biopharma Initiative is integrally connected to the Department of Health Informatics and offers certificates of imminent value in the biopharmaceutical sector.
From Molecular Modeling to Data Mining the Department of Health Informatics is always on the move to offer new courses and programs to cater to the biomedical and clinical sectors.Welcome to a program which offers a World Class Education in the Classroom and over the World Wide Web.