Department of Biomedical Informatics
The Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, is committed to improving biomedical research and clinical care through the innovative application of informatics. Currently funded projects explore areas such as genomic and proteomic data mining, natural language processing, machine learning, and biosurveillance.
Certificate, Master’s & Doctoral Programs
Our program is designed to combine rigorous and in-depth research training with flexibility to tailor your program with elective courses from across the University
Postdoctoral Fellowship & Summer Internship
Enhance your research training and gain the additional skills you need for a successful academic career
Research Education for Undergraduates
We offer a range of training experiences to accommodate diverse backgrounds and aspirations.
Active participation in research and development is a key element of the educational experience at Pitt DBMI.
Learn more about our Alumni in the Department of Biomedical Informatics.
Learn more about out Training Program in the Department of Biomedical Informatics.
Learn more about our projects in the Department of Biomedical Informatics.
DBMI will be at AMIA 2022!
Congratulations to Young Ji Lee
Congratulations to Young Ji Lee on receiving Tenure as an Associate Professor and Interim Vice Chair for the Dept. Health and Community Services!
Harry Hochheiser – new articles – Midas Coord Ctr and GSPH colleagues
Congratulations to all who worked on the new article titled:Impact of SARS-CoV-2 vaccination of children ages 5-11 years on COVID-19 disease burden and resillience to new variants in the United States, November 2021-March 2022: a multi-model study!
DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Kathryn Kauffman – April 14, 2023
Dr. Kathryn Kauffman, University of Buffalo, Uncovering the Roles of Phages in the Oral Microbiome, April 14, 2023, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series, Fridays 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST, https://pitt.zoom.us/j/99651454336, Faculty host: ...
DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Cihan Oguz – April 7, 2023
Dr. Cihan Oguz, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Single Cell RNA Sequencing and Spatial Transcriptomics: Overview, Processing Raw Sequencing Data and Downstream Analysis Tools, April 7, 2023, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Informatics...
DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Walid Gellad – March 31, 2023
Dr. Walid Gellad, University of Pittsburgh, Leveraging the EHR for Opioid Overdose Risk Prediction Models, March 31, 2023, University of Pittsburgh, Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series, Fridays 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST, https://pitt.zoom.us/j/99651454336 Faculty...