Opportunities for Graduate Study in Health Informatics
at University of Washington, Seattle, EEUU
School of Public Health and Community Medicine and
School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education,
Division of Biomedical & Health Informatics
Karras BT, M.D., Kimball AM, M.D., Masuda D, M.D.,
Thompson JR, M.S.W., O'Carroll P, M.D. M.P.H.,
Oberle M, M.D. M.P.H., Kalet I, Ph.D., Wolf F Ph.D., Fuller S, Ph.D.
Poster will describe educational activities at the University of Washington:
School of Public Health and Community Medicine
The UW offers formal degree programs in Master of Science (MS), Master of Public Health (MPH), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) see information on these programs at: http://depts.washington.edu/~sphcm/
Biomedical and Health Informatics Master Degree
The UW has a newly approved masters degree program in Biomedical and Health Informatics. Classes are available for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students about the theory and application of biomedical and health informatics. A doctorate degree (PhD) program is in development. http://depts.washington.edu/uwmeded/dbhi/
Fogarty International Training Site
The UW is an advanced informatics training site for the Fogarty International Center. There are two Fogarty Fellows candidates each year in the International Research & Training Program in Health Informatics. Further the program offers in country education in the form of a two week intensive course in Lima, Peru'. http://depts.washington.edu/infomatx
Health Informatics Certificate Program
The University of Washington is currently developing a Public Health Informatics graduate certificate program in conjunction with an MPH degree. This program will be administered through the School of Public Health and Community Medicine and the Division of Biomedical and Health Informatics in the Department of Medical Education. It is designed to enhance the education of matriculated Master of Science (MS), Master of Public Health (MPH), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) graduate students.
Informatics Certificate Program
Respective Programs in Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Administration are developing certificate programs to complement their respective degrees.
Health Information Administration
The Health Information Administration Program is a post baccalaureate certificate program offered through the School of Public Health and Community Medicine and through the University of Washington Educational Outreach. The contemporary program prepares individuals for a career in health information management. http://depts.washington.edu/hia
Northwest Center for Public Health Practice
This center is leading development of in-residence and distance based continuing education in public health practice for professionals in six states (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho, Oregon) that constitutes 1/3rd of the land-mass of the continental United States of America (EEUU)
Bryant Thomas Karras, M.D. email@example.com
Assistant Professor, Health Services School of Public Health and Community Medicine and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Biomedical and Health Informatics School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education, University of Washington
Ann Marie Kimball, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of the Community Medicine Program, Associate Professor of Health Services and Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine and
adjunct faculty to the Dept. of Medicine in the School of Medicine, University of Washington
David Masuda, M.D.
Acting Instructor, Medical Education, University of Washington School of Medicine
John R. (Jack) Thompson, M.S.W.
Lecturer in the Department of Health Services and the Associate Director of the University of Washington Health Policy Analysis Program, University of Washington
Patrick O'Carroll M.D. M.P.H.
Clinical Associate Professor in Epidemiology School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington
Mark W. Oberle, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Dean for Public Health Practice School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington
Ira Kalet, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology
Associate Professor, Biomedical and Health Informatics University of Washington School of Medicine and Adjunct Associate Professor, Computer Science University of Washington
Fred Wolf, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Medical Education
Professor, Medical Education University of Washington School of Medicine
Sherrilynne Fuller, Ph.D.
Head, Division of Biomedical and Health Informatics
Director, Health Sciences Libraries and Information Center
Associate Professor, Department of Medical Education
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science University of Washington
Bryant Thomas Karras MD
University of Washington, Seattle
personal eMail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
mobile phone/pager 206.715.9887