Fall 2015 Semester Schedule

These courses are for the certificate, master's and doctoral programs in health informatics.

Web-based courses with quizzes and exams may require students to use a webcam and the Google Chrome browser. See the complete list of technical requirements.

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Course Title Type Credits Time Location Instructor
HI 5300 Introduction to Health Informatics Basic 3 10a-1p CST (Tues) UCT 1414 Kimberly Smith, PhD
Angela Ross, DNP, MPH
HI 5300W Introduction to Health Informatics Basic 3 WEB

Canvas Kimberly Smith, PhD
Angela Ross, DNP, MPH
HI 5304W Advanced Database Concepts in Health Informatics Basic 3 WEB Canvas Cui Tao, PhD
HI 5310 Foundations of Health Information Sciences I Foundation 3 10a-1p CST (Mon) UCT 1414 Kimberly Smith, PhD
Sahiti Myneni, PhD
HI 5310W Foundations of Health Information Sciences I Foundation 3 WEB Canvas Kimberly Smith, PhD
Sahiti Myneni, PhD
HI 5311 Foundations of Health Information Sciences II Foundation 3 1p-4p CST (Wed) UCT 1414 Trevor Cohen, MBChB, PhD
HI 5311W Foundations of Health Information Sciences II Foundation 3 WEB Canvas Trevor Cohen, MBChB, PhD
HI 5313W Introduction to Electronic Health Records Basic 3 WEB Moodle Dean Sittig, PhD
HI 5314W Technology Assessment in Healthcare Basic 3 WEB  Canvas Angela Ross, DNP, MPH
HI 5315W Quality and Outcome Improvement in Healthcare Basic 3 WEB Canvas Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
HI 5327W Standards in Health Informatics Basic 3 WEB Canvas Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, RN
HI 5330W Introduction to Bioinformatics Basic 3 WEB Canvas W. Jim Zheng, PhD
HI 5351W Research Design and Evaluation in Health Informatics Research 3 WEB Moodle Craig Johnson, PhD
HI 5353 Health Informatics Data Analysis Research 3 1p-4p CST (Mon) UCT 1412 Craig Johnson, PhD
HI 5371W Business and Technical Writing Basic 3 WEB Canvas Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Rebecca Hallman
HI 5380 Principles and Foundations of Public Health Informatics

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Basic 10a-1p CST (Thu) UCT 1412 Sahiti Myneni, PhD
HI 5380W Principles and Foundations of Public Health Informatics

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Basic WEB Canvas Sahiti Myneni, PhD
HI 6001 Special Topics: Change Management Advanced 3 5p-8p CST (Wed) UCT 1414 Robert Murphy, MD
HI 6300 Advanced Health Information Systems Advanced 3 1p-4p CST (Tue) UCT 1410 Min Zhu, PhD, MD, MS
HI 6301W Health Data Display Advanced 3 WEB Moodle Yang Gong, PhD
HI 6305W Social Dynamics and Health Information Advanced 3 WEB Moodle Amy Franklin, PhD
HI 6313 Scientific Writing in Healthcare Research 3 10a-1p CST (Mon) UCT 1412 Lex Frieden, MA, LLD (hon) 
Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
HI 6324 Health Information Technology Policy Advanced 3 5:30p-8:30p CST (Tue) UCT 1414 Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM
HI 6330W* Biomedical Natural Language Processing

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Advanced 3 WEB Moodle Hua Xu, PhD
HI 6340W Health Information Visualization & Visual Analytics Research 3 WEB Canvas Todd Johnson, PhD
HI 6000* Practicum in Health Informatics Other 1 - 6 Arrange All instructors
HI 6002* Directed Study in Health Informatics Advanced 1 - 9 Arrange All instructors
HI 7000* Advanced Preceptorship Other 1 - 9 Arrange All instructors
HI 7050* Research in Health Informatics Other 1-9 Arrange All instructors
HI 7150* Research Seminar Other 1 12p-1p CST (Wed) UCT 1414 Elmer Bernstam, MD, MSE
HI 9999* Dissertation in Health Informatics Other 1 - 9 Arrange All instructors
* Requires instructor approval