Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, is improving biological and medical research, and clinical care, via innovative application of informatics in 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

Read about Biorepository Informatics!

Next Generation Biorepository Informatics: Supporting Genomics, Imaging, and Innovations in Spatial Biology By Chenyu Li, Rumana Rashid, Eugene M. Sadhu, Sandro Santagata, and Michael J. Becich Read the entry here! 

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Events

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Vikas Pejaver – March 29, 2024

Friday, March 29 – Vikas Pejaver, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, "Integrating genetic variant impact predictors into clinical variant classification", University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series From 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST...

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Jeffrey Jensen – March 22, 2024

Friday, March 22 – Jeffrey Jensen, PhD, Arizonia State University, "Thoughts on evolutionary genomic inference, with illustrative examples ranging from anthropological to ecological to clinical", University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series From...

DBMI Colloquium Speaker – Gowtham Rao – March 1, 2024

Friday, March 1 – Gowtham Rao, MD, PhD, CMIO BlueCross BlueShield of SC, "The OHDSI Phenotype Development and Evaluation Framework", University of Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series From 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon EST https://pitt.zoom.us/j/96324695214 -...