Course Details

Health Informatics: Practical Data Applications

This course focuses on how health information technology (HIT) can be implemented and used in creating positive change in the current healthcare landscape. With the field of healthcare informatics rapidly evolving to become the most important field of study in the healthcare industry, this course will work to provide knowledge of foundational biomedical informatics concepts along with real world applications. This course is distributed into three modules: (1) fundamentals of clinical research informatics, including clinical decision support system, (2) healthcare privacy and standards related to medical information, and (3) innovative health data applications, including the latest trends of mobile health technology. Additionally, students will explore how biomedical information systems are created and managed, while also learning about career strategies for how best to achieve their goals within the field. The course will use a mix of lectures, role-based training and use case scenarios.

Catalog Number: REGLAW 947-0
Additional Course Information: MSL students only,  Not a lottery course


Course History

Spring 2019
Title: Health Informatics: Practical Data Applications
Faculty: Goel, Satyender
Section: 1     Credits: 1.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 9