BMI News and Events
Sep 7th, 2017
The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy (HOP) welcomes Yonghui Wu, Ph.D., who joins the biomedical informatics (BMI) team as an assistant professor this semester. Wu comes to UF from […]
Aug 4th, 2017
HOP researcher Chris Delcher, Ph.D., is working with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to help the Haitian government and other […]
Feb 3rd, 2017
In his talk, Dr. Bond will introduce the Open Multilingual Wordnet, a large lexical network of words grouped into concepts and linked by typed semantic relations.
Dec 19th, 2016
Several faculty and staff from the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy attended the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium in Chicago from Nov. 12-16.
Oct 28th, 2016
William Hogan, M.D., was elected to membership in the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI), a distinction that is considered one of the highest honors in the field of medical informatics.
Sep 21st, 2016
The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy’s Ph.D. in Medical Sciences with a concentration in Biomedical Informatics was approved by the UF Graduate School on September 15. The multidisciplinary program features […]
Jun 24th, 2016
The National Cancer Institute invited Jiang Bian, Ph.D., to hold a workshop for its program officers, students and researchers on methods for mining and analyzing data from social media sources to further health research.
May 25th, 2016
The OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium, a robust statewide research infrastructure led by HOP chair Elizabeth Shenkman, Ph.D., and David R. Nelson, M.D., was recently highlighted in Explore, a magazine produced by the UF Office of Research.
Upcoming Seminar: “Principles of Cultural & Linguistic Competence in the Medical Research Process: Application of Foundational Concepts in Addressing Challenges Specific to Obesity”
Apr 27th, 2016
Heidi Saliba, CMPE Assistant Director, Communications & Training, UF Pediatric Integrated Care System (Ped-I-Care) “Principles of Cultural & Linguistic Competence in the Medical Research Process: Applications of Foundational Concepts in […]
Apr 5th, 2016
Betsy Shenkman, Ph.D., and François Modave, Ph.D., were among six UF faculty featured in “Calling Cancer into Question,” the cover story for the summer 2015 edition of Believe in a Cure.
Dec 7th, 2015
Amanda Hicks, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, presented a paper at the American Medical Informatics Association’s 2015 Annual Symposium. The conference was held from […]
Dec 7th, 2015
Several members of the OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium as well as representatives from the Biomedical Informatics faculty and staff attended the most recent American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium […]
HOP Press Release on the Failure of Free Fitness Apps to Meet ACSM Guidelines Reaches Potential Readership of more than 44 Million
Dec 4th, 2015
A recent press release from a team of researchers led by Francois Modave, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, has been picked up by more […]
Nov 25th, 2015
The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy’s M.S. in Medical Sciences with a concentration in Biomedical Informatics was approved by UF on November 19. The interdisciplinary program features courses from […]
Nov 25th, 2015
François Modave, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, and...