Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics

Our Ph.D. program provides intensive coursework and research training in biomedical informatics. The primary goal of the program is to train students to be independent researchers when they graduate; many of our Ph.D. graduates go on to academic careers. A key component of the Ph.D. program is the completion of a dissertation, which develops the student's research skill and domain expertise.

More information about our program

  • Established in 1964
  • Internationally recognized as a leader in biomedical informatics
  • Support is available through the National Library of Medicine Training Grant along with other resources
  • We have abundant research opportunities


Ph. D. Application Deadlines

Fall 2017 Semester

Domestic: December 31st, 2016

International: December 1st, 2016

Online Application

Overview of Biomedical Informatics