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Medical Informatics Program

Mission & Philosophy

The mission of the Medical Informatics Program is to provide a high quality education to students studying in the field of medical informatics who will be prepared to be employed in an urban environment. This will be accomplished by:

  1. Providing students with the knowledge, theories, and skill required in the field of medical informatics.
  2. Provide students with a challenge and supportive learning environment.
  3. Provide students with opportunities to collaborate with faculty from College of Medicine, College of Nursing, and the College of Health Related Professions.
  4. Provide extensive clinical experience which will prepare the students to practice in different health care facilities and in urban communities.
  5. Create a sense of professionalism.