Skip to main content
Health Informatics

Health Informatics

MHI Course Descriptions

MHI 202 — Computer-Based Patient Records

S
Units: 4
Instructor: 
Alberto Odor, M.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor
Betty Irene School of Nursing, Health Informatics Graduate Program

Course description: Introduction and overview of computer-based clinical record systems. Topics include data modeling, health system standards and terminologies; security, privacy and confidentiality; workflow modeling; data visualization; legal; decision support; public health; and evidence-based practice.

MHI 209 — Clinical Data Acquisition and Analysis

F
Units: 4
Instructor: 
Wasyl Malyj, Ph.D.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Course description: The course examines the nature, acquisition, and analysis of medical data. Such data ranges from signals of electrical potentials, sounds, text, images (still and motion), and data from nucleic acid and protein expression and sequencing instruments.

MHI 210 — Introduction to Health Informatics

F
Units: 4
Instructor: 
Mark Carroll, M.P.H.
Assistant Director, Health Informatics Graduate Program
Public Health Informaticist
Lecturer, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - Division of Pathology Informatics

Course description: Overview course to give the student a broad exposure to the field of Health Informatics. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, networking, information systems, coding, HL7, Security,and HIPAA.

MHI 290 — Health Informatics Seminar Series

F, W, S
Units: 1
Instructor: 
Alberto Odor, M.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor
Betty Irene School of Nursing, Health Informatics Graduate Program

Course description: Monthly seminar covering research and evaluation methods, core concepts in health informatics, and classic and current informatics literature review. Includes monthly seminar featuring the latest informatics research by local, national, and international informatics professionals.

MHI 299 — Research in Health Informatics(independent research format)

F, W, S, Su
Units: 1 - 12
Instructor: Health Informatics Faculty

Course description:  Research in Health Informatics.

Courses are offered quarterly

F =  Fall, W =  Winter, S = Spring, Su = Summer