Courses Details

HMP696 Concepts in Health Informatics

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Adler-Milstein, Julia
  • Prerequisites: Graduate status
  • Description: This course provides students a formal framework in which to discuss contemporary topics in health informatics. Topics include: architecture, interoperability, usability, public policy, outreach and patient-centric care and technology-enhanced computation.
  • Course Goals: To provide students an overview of key concepts and methodologies in biomedical (health) informatics research.
  • Competencies: Information seeking; Critical thinking; Qualitative & quantitative analysis; Communication.
  • Learning Objectives: To develop essential skills of conducting successful biomedical (health) informatics research or research-alike activities (e.g., health IT outcomes evaluation) at the technical, sociotechnical, organizational, and system levels to improve the efficacy and effectiveness of adoption of information technologies in healthcare.
  • This course is cross-listed with BIOINF555 in the Bioinformatics Graduate Program, Center for Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, The University of Michigan Medical School. department.
  • Syllabus for HMP696