The Department of Biomedical Informatics was established in 1964 at the University of Utah. Located in Salt Lake City, the department is internationally recognized as a leader in biomedical informatics research and education.
The department has a National Library of Medicine (NLM) training grant to support its educational programs. Master of Science (MS), Non-Thesis Master of Science, Certificate and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree programs are offered along with short-term traineeships for students and visiting fellows. Read More.
Wendy Chapman, Ph.D., the chair of biomedical informatics at University of Utah Health whose informatics tools have been applied toward addressing a wide array of problems in health care, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). ... Read More
We are pleased to announce the recipients of the Helmuth F. Orthner Travel Assistance Scholarship. The selected graduate students listed below will be presenting at the AMIA conference in Washington, D.C. in November.
We thank the Orthner family for their generous support of our students!... Read More