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× Alert! SBMI Information on COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

Effective Wednesday, April 22, UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics will teach all summer 2020 courses online and no in-person classes will be offered during that semester. Employees whose job duties can be performed remotely are encouraged to continue telework until further notice. Please work with your supervisor to determine your status and ensure all department functions remain appropriately staffed. Students with questions or concerns should contact OAA at

COVID-19 Updates

Please see the links below for updates regarding SBMI's response to COVID-19.

SBMI Resources for Students, Faculty, & Staff

The School of Biomedical Informatics continues to monitor and prepare for possible disruptions due to the COVID-19 virus. With that in mind, we have developed this page specifically to support the School of Biomedical Informatics community with information and links to approved technology resources. Remote connectivity information is provided for students, faculty, and staff as well as links to campus health services and governmental entities. Information on these pages will be updated as applicable, so please check here frequently.

UTHealth University-wide Information

The University has created a COVID-19 website with guidance on travel restrictions and policies, FAQs, and information on the virus and prevention methods.

COVID-19 Data Dashboard

At SBMI, UT-HIP is working on visualizing confirmed COVID-19 cases. Dashboard creator and data scientist Salsawit Shifarraw is adding new content so be sure to check it daily.