Celebrate 50 Years!
The University will celebrate the 50-year history of health informatics on campus in 2015. UMN is a longtime industry leader and prepares future informatics experts through the Institute for Health Informatics.
Leaders in the Nation
University of Minnesota BMHI recognizes 10 faculty and alumni who have earned the prestigious FACMI distinction, the highest professional designation in informatics - fellowship in the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI).
The University of Minnesota is hiring faculty. Scan this website to learn more about our commitment to training the next generation of informaticians!
The University of Minnesota's Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) awards over $2 million to researchers pursuing translational research.
Learn From the Experts
In the IHI, informatics members gather for weekly seminar to learn about the changing landscape of healthcare, the role of informaticians, and how they can play a role in shaping the future.
The Home for Health Informatics at the University of Minnesota.
The Institute for Health Informatics (IHI) is the academic home for informatics at the University of Minnesota. It was formed to link the growing health informatics-related research, teaching, and outreach functions at the University of Minnesota, optimizing opportunities for coordination, synergy, and collaboration.
What's Happening in Informatics?
50 Years of Biomedical Health Informatics
We need you!
Are you alumni? Have you collaborated with informatics at the U? Do you have a story to tell? Contact us to share your experiences.
Dr. Speedie explains the rise of health informatics
Dr. Stuart Speedie explains why informatics is a field that will continue to grow. Click to read the interview.
Get to know health informatics
The IHI's Dr. Saif Khairat sat down with AHC communications to talk about health informatics and his role in the IHI. Click to read the interview.
News and Announcements
8th most affordable informatics master's program
Our MHI degree was named 8th on the Health Informatics Degree Center's list of 20 most affordable informatics master's degree programs.
Learn more about the MHI.
Apply Now for Spring 2015.
IHI PhD candidate, Yi Zhang has been named a recipient of the Graduate School's prestigous Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship (DDF).
New Admissions Criteria
Please be aware that we have changed our admissions criteria for the MS and PhD. For more information, click "Information for Prospective Students" above.