Classes

Postdoctoral Training in Biomedical Informatics-NIH T32

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N/A

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2016

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development T32 training grant for postdoctoral fellows. Focus is on topics in pediatric emergency medicine and acute care. The fellowship is offered to MDs and PhDs in the Boston Children's Hospital Computational Health Informatics Program and Division of Emergency Medicine.  Top mentors from across the fields of informatics and genomics. 

HMS MSc in Biomedical Informatics

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N/A

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2016

Informatics has become a major theme and methodology for biomedical science, health care delivery, and public health. Biomedical informatics involves modeling and understanding the cognitive, information processing and communication tasks of biomedical science, medical practice, education and research. The field is inherently interdisciplinary, drawing on traditional biomedical disciplines, the science and technology of computing, biostatistics, epidemiology, decision sciences, and health care policy and management. There is a common core of knowledge, skills, and experiences that all...

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HMS BMI 726.0 Big Data Innovations in Population Health

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Spring

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2016

Course Directors: Kenneth D. Mandl, John Brownstein, Ben Reis. Can we predict epidemics? Do doctors and public health officials need to know what is trending on Google or Twitter? Can computers warn us about dangerous drugs? What insights will emerge from the nearly one trillion dollar investment in electronic health records?  This course introduces the cutting-edge “Big Data” approaches that are transforming medicine at the population level. Learn from internationally recognized innovators who are developing intelligent public health systems...

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