We are pleased to announce the receipients of the Helmuth F. Orthner Travel Assistance Scholarshop. The selected graduate students listed below will be presenting at the AMIA conference in Chicaco later this year.... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
Department of Biomedical Informatics
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.
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Department of Biomedical Informatics Awarded High Impact Pilots (HIP) Cooperative Agreement Program Grant
We would like to congratulate the University of Utah Health Care, Intermountain Health Care, and Duke Health Systems on being one of the four winners of the ONC Provider User Experience Challenge from the Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
We would like to praise Kensaku Kawamoto for being elected to membership in the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI). ... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
We would like to commend Kensaku Kawamoto and Sandra Gulbransen for publishing the paper, Implementation of a Value-Driven Outcomes Program to Identify High Variability in Clinical Costs and Outcomes and Association With Reduced Cost, in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
As one of the founding institutions of Incheon Global Campus (IGS), the University of Utah Asia Campus opened, serving as an international branch campus in Songdo, Incheon, South Korea. Our BMI faculty members visited The University of Utah Asian Campus to attend the annual conference of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology held in the IGS from August 16-18, 2016. Our five faculty members were invited to Bioinfo 2016 to present their research on the topic of “The importance of deep and precision phenotyping for the precision medicine initiative”.... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics
We would like to congratulate Bernard LeSalle for receiving a subaward from Vanderbilt University Medical Center through the Vanderbilt/Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Network Recruitment Innovation Centers titled Improving Clinical Trial Education, Recruitment, and Enrollment at CTSA Hubs.... Read MoreBiomedical Informatics