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 multiple mentored research experience that occur over the summer.
The Accessible and Inclusive Biomedical Informatics and Data Science (AIBIDS) is a full-time 10-week authentic research internship in biomedical informatics and data science under the guidance of a mentor (faculty member or trainee) at either the University of Pittsburgh or Gallaudet University.

Prospective Students

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.

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News

Events

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Jan Horsky – December 9, 2022

Dr. Jan Horsky, Parexel, Perspectives on Real-World Evidence Studies. December 9, 2022, University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series, Fridays 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST, https://pitt.zoom.us/j/91656899685  Faculty invite from Dr. Yalini...

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Gamze Gursoy – December 2, 2022

  Dr. Gamze Gursoy, Columbia University, Addressing the Challenges of Precision Medicine with Scalable Privacy-Preserving Technologies,  December 2, 2022, University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series, Fridays 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST...

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Jinling Liu – November 18, 2022

Dr. Jinling Liu, Missouri University of Science & Technology, A Complementary Approach to GWAS in Identifying Genomic Variants in Complex Trials,   November 18, 2022 University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series Fridays 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST...