BINF G4001 - Introduction to Computer Applications in Health Care

4:10pm - 5:25pm Mondays and Wednesdays, Fall 2016
Location: MUDD 825 Call Number: 63199




Course Description

Overview of the field of biomedical informatics,combining perspectives from medicine, computer science, and social science. Use of computers and information in health care and the biomedical sciences, covering specific applications and general methods, current issues, capabilities and limitations of biomedical informatics.


Series of guest seminars. Written midterm and final exam.

Text Books

Biomedical Informatics - Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine edited by Edward Shortliffe and James Cimino

Download a PDF of the textbook here.


Download the syllabus here.