New PhD Tracks
IHI now offers PhD tracks in the following areas:
- Clinical Informatics
- Data Science and Informatics for Learning Health Systems
- Translational Bioinformatics
- Precision and Personalized Medicine Informatics
IHI core faculty member explains the rise of health informatics
IHI's Dr. Stuart Speedie explains why informatics is a field that will continue to grow.
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For fifty years, the University of Minnesota has been a center of innovation in health informatics. Between the 1970s and the 1990s, for example, Minnesota’s health informaticians produced cutting-edge research and developed innovative technologies in the fields of micropopulation simulation modeling, clinical decision-making and laboratory information systems, telehealth and home monitoring, and microbial biotechnology databases.
IHI Oral History
Stanley Finkelstein begins by discussing his educational background and his arrival at the University of Minnesota. He describes at length his research in the field of home monitoring and telehealth, including his research with Jay N. Cohn on the development of a device to measure and monitor arteriovascular compliance in order to diagnose and monitor hypertension and congestive heart failure; his research with Warren Warwick and the development of the first home monitoring system for cystic fibrosis patients; and the subsequent development of home monitoring of lung transplant patients in collaboration with Marshall Hertz. ...