Textbook List for Fall 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., and Hersh, W. R. (2018). Health Informatics: Practical Guide (7th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1387642413 | ISBN-13: 978-1387642410 | Edition: 7.
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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 5301 The U.S. Healthcare System Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD Required Reading
Shi, L., & Singh, D. A. (2017). Essentials of the U.S. healthcare system (4th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
ISBN-10: 1284100553 | ISBN-13: 978-1284100556 | Edition: 4.
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BMI 5302 Introduction to Human Factors in Healthcare Deevakar Rogith, MBBS, PhD No textbook


BMI 5304 Advanced Database Concepts in Biomedical Informatics Assaf Gottlieb, PhD Required Reading
Kroenke, D., Auer, D., Vandenberg, S. L., Yoder, R.C. (2018). Database processing: Fundamentals, design, and implementation (15th ed.). Harlow, England: Pearson Education Limited. ISBN-10: 0134802748 | ISBN-13: 978-0134802749 | Edition: 15.
Amazon Link | Companion Website for 14th Ed. 

Sadalage, P. J., & Fowler, M. (2013). NoSQL distilled: a brief guide to the emerging world of polyglot persistence. Upper saddle river, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc. ISBN-10: 0321826620 | ISBN-13: 978-0321826626
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Recommended Readings
Elmasri, R., & Navathe, S. (2017) Fundamentals of database systems (7th ed.). Harlow, England: Pearson Education Limited. ISBN-10: 0133970779 | ISBN-13: 978-0133970777 | Edition: 7.
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Redmond, E., & Wilson J. (2018). Seven databases in seven weeks: A guide to modern databases and the NoSQL movement. (2nd ed.). Dallas, TX: The Pragmatic Programmers. ISBN-10: 1680502530| ISBN-13:978-1680502534.
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BMI 5305 Legal Ethical Aspects of Health Informatics Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM Required Reading
McWay, D. C. (2014). Legal and ethical aspects of health information management (4th ed.). Clifton Park, NY: Cengage Learning. ISBN-10: 1285867386 | ISBN-13: 978-1285867380 | Edition: 4.
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Goodman, K. W. (Ed.). (1998). Ethics, computing, and medicine: Informatics and the transformation of health care. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN-10: 0521469058 | ISBN-13: 978-0521469050.
Amazon link | TMC Library full text link

BMI 5306 Security for Health Information System Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, RN Required Reading
Pfleeger, C. P., Pfleeger, S. L., & Margulies, J. (2015). Security in computing (5th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
ISBN-10: 0134085043 | ISBN-13: 978-0134085043 | Edition: 5.
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Rinehart-Thompson, L. A. (2013). Introduction to health informatics privacy and security. Chicago, IL: AHIMA.
ISBN-10: 1584263539 | ISBN-13: 978-1584263531.
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BMI 5310 Foundations of Biomedical Information Sciences I Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP) Required Reading
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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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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BMI 5311 Foundations of Biomedical Information Sciences II Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN Required Reading
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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BMI 5313 Foundations of Electronic Health Records and Clinical Information Systems Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC Required Reading
Amatayakul, M. (2012). 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.
Amazon link | Chegg Link (Book Rental)

Recommended Readings
Hoyt, R. E., & Hersh, W. R. (2018). Health informatics: Practical guide (7th ed.). Lulu.com. ISBN-13: 978-1387642410 | Edition: 7.
Amazon link

BMI 5314 Technology Assessment in Healthcare Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN Required Reading
Goodman, C. S. (2018). HTA 101: Introduction to health technology assessment.
Retrieved from https://www.nlm.nih.gov/nichsr/hta101/ta10103.html

del Llano-Señarís, J. E., & Campillo-Artero, C. (Eds.) (2015). Health technology assessment and health policy today: A multifaceted view of their unstable crossroads. New York, NY: Springer. ISBN-10: 3319150030 | ISBN-13: 978-3319150031.
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Recommended Readings
Hopkins, R.B. & Goeree, R. (2015). Health technology assessment: Using biostatistics to break the barriers of adopting new medicines. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. ISBN-10: 1482244527 | ISBN-13: 978-1482244526
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BMI 5315 Quality and Outcome Improvement in Healthcare Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN Required Reading
Spath, P. L. (2018). Introduction to healthcare quality management (3rd ed.). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press. ISBN-10: 1567939856 | ISBN-13: 978-1567939859 | Edition: 3.
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BMI 5328 Systems Analysis and Project Management Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC Required Reading
Tilley, S., & Rosenblatt H. J. (2017). Systems Analysis and Design (11th ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill/Irwin. ISBN-10: 1305494601|ISBN-13:9781305494602 |Edition: 11
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Project Management Institute. (2017). A guide to the project management body of knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) (6th ed.). Newtown Square, PA: Project Management Institute, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-1628251845 |Edition: 6th.
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Project Management Institute. (2017). Q & A’s for the PMBOK® Guide (6th ed.). Newtown Square, PA: Project Management Institute, Inc. ISBN-10: 1628254610| ISBN-13: 978-1628254617 |Edition: 6
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Wysocki, R. K. (2013). Effective project management: Traditional, agile, extreme (7th ed.). Indianapolis, IN: Wiley. ISBN-10: 1118729161 | ISBN-13: 978-1118729168 | Edition: 7
Amazon link | Free online access provided by TMC Library

BMI 5330 Introduction to Bioinformatics Arif Harmanci, PhD, MS Recommended Readings
Campbell, A. M., & Heyer, L. J. (2006). Discovering genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics (2nd ed.). San Francisco, CA: CSHL Press. ISBN-10: 0805382194 | ISBN-13: 9780805382198 | Edition: 2.
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Pevsner, J. (2015). Bioinformatics and functional genomics (3rd ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN-10: 1118581784 | ISBN-13: 978-1118581780| Edition: 3.
Amazon link |TMC Library

BMI 5333 Systems Medicine: Principles and Practice Xiaobo Zhou, PhD Recommended Readings
Schmitz, U., & Wolkenhauer, O. (Eds.). (2016). Systems Medicine. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3283-2. ISBN-10: 1493932829 | ISBN-13: 978-1493932825
Amazon link | Link to book on publisher site

Yankeelov, T. E., Miga, M. I. (Eds.). (2016) Clinical Applications of Multi-Scale Modeling. [Special issue]. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 44(9). ISSN: 0090-6964 (Print), 1573-9686 (Online)
Full Text Available from https://link.springer.com/journal/10439/44/9/page/1

BMI 5351 Research Design and Evaluation in Biomedical Informatics James Langabeer, II, PhD, MBA Required Reading
Jacobsen, K. H. (2016). Introduction to health research methods: A practical guide (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. ISBN-10: 1284094383 | ISBN-13: 978-1284094381 | Edition: 2.
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Recommended Readings
Greenhalgh, T. (2014). How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine (5th ed.). West Sussex, UK: BMJ Publishing ISBN-13: 978-1118800966 | ISBN-10: 1118800966
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BMI 5352 Statistical Methods in Biomedical Informatics Peilin Jia, PhD Required Readings
Diez, D. M., Barr, C. D., Cetinkaya-Rundel, M. (2015). OpenIntro Statistics (3rd ed). OpenIntro, Inc. ISBN-10: 1943450048 ISBN-13: 978-1943450046 |Edition: 3
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 5360 Clinical Decision Support Systems Yang Gong, MD, PhD Required Reading
Berner, E. S. (ed.). (2016). Clinical decision support systems: Theory and practice (3rd. ed.). New York, NY: Springer. ISBN-10: 3319319116 | ISBN-13: 978-3319319117 | Edition: 3
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Recommended Readings
Osheroff, J., Teich J., Levick, D., Saldana, L., Velasco, F., Sittig, D., Rogers, K., & Jenders, R. (2012). Improving outcomes with clinical decision support: An implementer's guide (2nd ed.). HIMSS Publishing. ISBN-10: 0984457739 | ISBN-13: 978-0984457731 | Edition: 2.
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BMI 5371 Business and Technical Communication Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP) Required Reading
Anderson, P. (2017). Technical communication: A reader-centered approach (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning. ISBN-10: 1305667883| ISBN-13: 978-1305667884| 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 Survive and Others Die. New York: Random House Books. ISBN-13: 978-1400064281
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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.
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BMI 5380 Principles and Foundations of Public Health Informatics Sahiti Myneni, PhD, MSE Required Reading
Magnuson, J. A., & Fu, P. C. (Eds.). (2014). Public health informatics and information systems (2nd ed.). London: Springer. ISBN-10: 1447142365 | ISBN-13: 978-1447142362 | Edition: 2.
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Recommended Readings
Glanz, K., Rimer, B. K., Viswanath, K. (2008). Health Behavior And Health Education: Theory, Research, and Practice. (4th ed). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass ISBN-13: 9780787996147 | ISBN-10: 0787996149| Edition: 4.
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BMI 6305 Social Dynamics and Health Information Amy Franklin, PhD No Textbook


BMI 6308 Connected and Personal Health Technologies Sahiti Myneni, PhD, MSE No Textbook

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 6316 Change Management in Health Informatics Robert Murphy, MD Required Reading
Rogers, E. M. (2003). Diffusion of Innovation (5th ed.). New York, NY: Simon and Schuster. ISBN-10: 0743222091 | ISBN-13: 978-0743222099 | Edition: 5.
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Harvard Business School Case Study Coursepack for BMI6316.
Available from: https://hbsp.harvard.edu/import/330714

BMI 6324 Health Information Technology Policy Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM No Textbook
 
BMI 6331 Medical Imaging and Signal Pattern Recognition Luca Giancardo, PhD Recommended Readings
Gonzalez, R. C. & Woods, R. E. (2017). Digital image processing (4th ed.) London, UK: Pearson. ISBN-10: 0133356728 | ISBN-13: 978-0133356724 | Edition: 4.
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Murphy, K. P. (2012). Machine learning: A probabilistic perspective. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. ISBN-10: 0262018020 | ISBN-13: 978-0262018029.
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Géron, A. (2017). Hands-on machine learning with scikit-learn and tensorflow: concepts, tools, and techniques to build intelligent systems. Sebastopol, CA: O’Reilly Media. ISBN-10: 1491962291 | ISBN-13: 978-1491962299.
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Szeliski, R. (2011). Computer vision: algorithms and applications. London, UK: Springer. ISBN-10: 1848829345 | ISBN-13: 978-1848829343
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BMI 6334 Deep Learning in Biomedical Informatics Degui Zhi, PhD, MS 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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BMI 7303 Critical Review of Biomedical Informatics Literature Seminar Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA Required Reading
Garrard, J. (2017). Health Sciences Literature Review Made Easy: The Matrix Method. (5th ed.) Jones & Bartlett Learning. Burlington, MA. ISBN-13: 978-1284115192 | ISBN-10: 1284115194 | Edition: 5.
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BMI 7150 Research Seminar Elmer Bernstam, MD, MSE No Textbook
BMI 7151 Seminar in Precision Medicine Zhongming Zhao, PhD, MS No Textbook