Big Data

    • Big Data Summer Institute

      Michigan Public Health Receives NHLBI Grant to Continue Big Data Summer Institute

      The University of Michigan School of Public Health’s Big Data Summer Institute has received a three-year grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to continue a program run by the Department of Biostatistics that introduces undergraduate students to the intersection of big data and human health. Read more

    • Mining Social Media

      Mining Social Media for Community Health

      New Research from the Health Informatics Program

      Tiffany Veinot sees great potential for technology to improve the health of populations everywhere. As director of the University of Michigan’s Master of Health Informatics program, a partnership of the School of Public Health, the School of Information, and the School of Medicine’s Department of Learning Health Sciences, Veinot leads a cross-campus educational initiative bringing technology to bear on human health outcomes. Read more

    • Bhramar Mukherjee

      Bhramar Mukherjee at the Forefront of Big Data

      Bhramar Mukherjee was recently named chair of the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health. Mukherjee spoke with Global Michigan about balancing research and being a single parent and her passion for math and big data. Read more