Textbook List for Summer 2018

This booklist is for the certificate, masters, and doctoral programs in health informatics.
List is updated as soon as we receive textbook information from instructors. Please check back later for TBD items.

If you have any question about the textbook listed here, please contact the instructor of the course.

 

 

COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE INSTRUCTOR TEXTBOOK
BMI 5007 Methods in Health Data Science Deevakar Rogith, MBBS, PhD Required Reading
Miller, B., & Ranum, D. (2011). Problem solving with algorithms and data structures using Python (2nd ed.).
Available from http://interactivepython.org/runestone/static/pythonds/index.html# 
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Kowalski, R. (2011). Computational logic and human thinking: How to be artificially intelligent. Cambridge (England): Cambridge University Press.
ISBN-10: 0521123364 | ISBN-13: 978-0521123365.
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BMI 5300 Introduction to Biomedical Informatics Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP)
Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD
Required Reading
Hoyt, R. E., Yoshihashi, A. K., & Bailey, N. J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1304791108 | Edition: 6.
Amazon link - AMIA Student Members receive 25% discount on paperback and PDF versions.

Recommended Readings
Coiera, E. (2015). Guide to health informatics (3rd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis.
ISBN-10: 144417049X | ISBN-13: 978-1444170498| Edition: 3.
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Shortliffe, E. H., & Cimino, J. J. (2014). Biomedical informatics: Computer applications in health care and biomedicine (4th ed.). New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN-10: 1447144732 | ISBN-13: 978-1447144731 | Edition: 4.
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Gill, C. M. (2014). Essential writing skills for college and beyond. Cincinnati, OH: Writer's Digest Books.
ISBN-10: 1599637596 | ISBN-13: 978-1599637594.
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BMI 5313 Introduction to Electronic Health Records Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC Required Reading
Amatayakul, M. (2013). Electronic health records: A practical guide for professionals and organizations (5th ed.). Chicago, IL: American Health Information Management Association.
ISBN-10: 1584260033|ISBN-13: 978-1584260035| Edition: 5.
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Recommended Readings
Hoyt, R. E., Yoshihashi, A. K., & Bailey, N. J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1304791108 | Edition: 6.
Amazon link
 
BMI 5315 Quality and Outcome Improvement in Healthcare Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN Required Reading
Spath, P. L. (2013). Introduction to healthcare quality management (2nd ed.). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.
ISBN-10: 1567935931 | ISBN-13: 978-1567935936 | Edition: 2.
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BMI 5327 Standards in Health Informatics Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, RN Required Reading
Giannangelo, K. (2014). Healthcare codes set, clinical terminologies, and classification systems (3rd ed.). Chicago, IL: American Health Information Management Association.
ISBN-10: 1584261048| ISBN-13: 978-1584261049 | Edition: 3.
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Sinha, P. K., Sunder, G., Bendale, P., Mantri, M., & Dande, A. (2012). Electronic health record: Standards, coding systems, frameworks, and infrastructure. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE Press.
ISBN-10: 1118281349 | ISBN-13: 978-1118281345.
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BMI 5329 Assessment and Evaluation Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC Required Reading
Sharp, A., & McDermott, P. (2008). Workflow modeling: Tools for process improvement and applications development (2nd ed.). Norwood, MA: Artech House.
ISBN-10: 1596931922 | ISBN-13: 978-1596931923 | Edition: 2.
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Hoyt, R. E., Yoshihashi, A. K., & Bailey, N. J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1304791108 | Edition: 6.
Amazon link | AMIA Student Members receive 25% discount on paperback and PDF versions.

Recommended Readings
Friedman, C. P., & Wyatt, J. (2010). Evaluation methods in biomedical informatics (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Springer Science + Business Media.
ISBN-10: 1441920722 | ISBN-13: 978-1441920720 | Edition: 2.

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BMI 5352 Statistical Methods in Biomedical Informatics Peilin Jia, PhD Recommended Readings
Freedman, D., Pisani, R., & Purves, R. (2007). Statistics (4th ed.). New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company.
ISBN-10: 0393929728 | ISBN-13: 978-0393929720 | Edition: 4.
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James, G., Witten, D., Hastie, T., & Tibshirani, R. (2013). An introduction to statistical learning: With applications in R. Available from http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~gareth/ISL/index.html
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Required Reading
Diez, D. M., Barr, C. D., Cetinkaya-Rundel, M. (2015). OpenIntro Statistics (3rd ed). OpenIntro, Inc.
ISBN-10: 1943450048 ISBN-13: 978-1943450046
Can be downloaded free here https://www.openintro.org/stat/textbook.php?stat_book=os
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BMI 5353 Biomedical Informatics Data Analysis Kirk Roberts, PhD, MS Required Reading
Fandango, A. (2017). Python Data Analysis. Birmingham, UK: Packt Publishing.
ISBN-10: 1787127486 | ISBN-13: 978-1787127487 | Edition: 2
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BMI 5371 Business and Technical Writing Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP) Required Reading
Anderson, P. (2017). Technical communication: A reader-centered approach (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.
ISBN-10: 113330981X | ISBN-13: 978-1133309819| Edition: 9.
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Graff, G., & Birkenstein, C. (2016). "They say / I say": The moves that matter in academic writing (3rd ed.). New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company.
ISBN-13: 978-0393617436 | ISBN-10: 0393617432 | Edition: 3.
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Heath, C., & Heath, D. (2007). Made to stick: Why some ideas take hold and others come unstuck. New York: Random House Books.
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Recommended Readings
Gill, C. M. (2014). Essential writing skills for college and beyond. Cincinnati, OH: Writer's Digest Books.
ISBN-10: 1599637596 | ISBN-13: 978-1599637594.
Amazon link

Terryberry, K. J. (2017). Writing for the health professions (2nd ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.
ISBN-10: 1401841929 | ISBN-13: 978-1401841928 | Edition: 2.
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BMI 5382 Synthesis Project in Public Health Informatics Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC Required Reading
Magnuson, J., & Fu, P.C. (Eds.). (2014). Public Health Informatics and Information Systems. (2nd ed.). London: Springer.
ISBN-10: 1447142373 | ISBN-13: 978-1-4471-4237-9 | Edition: 2
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Recommended Readings
Hoyt, R.E., Yoshihashi, A.K., & Bailey, N.J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.).
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1-304-79110-8 / Paperback: 1-304-79110-6 | Edition: 6
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BMI 6301 Health Data Display Yang Gong, MD, PhD No Textbook.
 
BMI 6303 Intro to Telehealth Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD Required Reading
Lyuboslavsky, V. (2015). Telemedicine and Telehealth 2.0: A practical guide for medical providers and patients. Lexington, KY.
ISBN-13: 978-1515135708
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Topol, E. (2015). The patient will see you now: the future of medicine is in your hands. Basic Books: New York, NY.
ISBN-13: 978-0465054749
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BMI 6313 Scientific Writing in Healthcare Lex Frieden, MA, LLD (hon)
Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Required Reading
Day, R. A., & Gastel, B. (2016). How to write and publish a scientific paper (8th ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
ISBN-13: 978-1440842801 | ISBN-10: 1440842809 | Edition: 8.
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Glasman-Deal, H. (2009). Science research writing for non-native speakers of English. London: Imperial College Press.
ISBN-10: 184816310X | ISBN-13: 978-1848163102.
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Turabian, K. L. (2018). A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago Style for students and researchers (9th ed.). W. C. Booth, G. G. Colomb, J. M. Williams, & University of Chicago Press Staff (Eds.). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
ISBN-13: 978-0226430577 | ISBN-10: 022643057X | Edition: 9.
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BMI 6318 Big Data in Biomedical Informatics Luca Giancardo, PhD Required Reading
Wesley, W. M. K. (2017). Python for Data Analysis. S.l.: O'Reilly Media, Inc.
ISBN-13: 9781491957653 | Edition: 2

Drabas, T., & Lee, D. (2017). Learning PySpark. Birmingham: Packt Publishing.
ISBN-10: 1786463709
 
BMI 6322 Distributional Semantics: Methods and Biomedical Applications Trevor Cohen, MBChB, PhD No Textbook
 
BMI 6324 Health Information Technology Policy Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM No Textbook
 
BMI 6340 Health Information Visualization & Visual Analytics Todd Johnson Required Reading
Few, S. (2009). Now you see it: Simple visualization techniques for quantitative analysis. Oakland, CA: Analytics Press.
ISBN-10: 0970601980 | ISBN-13: 978-0970601988.
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