BIOINF 668 - Introduction to Health Informatics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BIOINF)
Department: MED Bioinformatics
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
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Enforced Prerequisites:
Graduate Standing
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course introduces students to the concepts and practices of health informatics. Topics include:

  1. an introduction to the health informatics field
  2. major applications and commercial vendors
  3. decision support methods and technologies
  4. analysis, design, implementation, and evaluation of healthcare information systems
  5. new opportunities and emerging trends.

Course Requirements:

A semester-long group project provides students with hands-on experience in planning and building healthcare information systems; associated ethical and legal topics, software engineering and human-computer interaction issues, and user adoption and outcome evaluation methodologies will also be addressed.

BIOINF 668 - Introduction to Health Informatics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
45Graduate Standing
MW 4:30PM - 6:00PM
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