Courses Taught by Charles Friedman

HMP648: Evaluation & Research Methods for Health informatics and Learning Systems

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Staff Friedman, Charles
  • Prerequisites: none
  • Description: This course provides a foundational introduction to empirical methods, both quantitative and qualitative, that are applicable to health informatics and learning health systems, and that support both evaluation and research studies.
  • This course is cross-listed with HMP 648 in the LHS660/SI648 department.

HMP649: Critical Policy Issues in Health IT

  • Graduate level
  • Winter term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Friedman, Charles
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Description: This course uses a policy analysis lens to critically examine issues related to the use of IT in healthcare. It will examine key policies in three areas: clinical informatics, consumer informatics, and population health informatics. The primary focus will be on the U.S. but international approaches will also be discussed.
  • This course is cross-listed with SI654.

HMP668: Introduction to Health Informatics

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Friedman, Charles
  • Prerequisites: Graduate status
  • Description: Introduction to the concepts and practices of health informatics. Topics include: a) major applications and commercial vendors; b) decision support methods and technologies; c) analysis, design, implementation, and evaluation of healthcare information systems; and d) new opportunities and emerging trends.
  • This course is cross-listed with SI 542 BI 668 in the SI BI department.