Textbook List for Spring 2019

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 5004

Intro to Clinical Healthcare

Elmer Bernstam, MD, MSE

No Textbook

BMI 5007

Methods in Health Data Science

Deevakar Rogith, MBBS, PhD

Required Textbooks
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# 
Amazon link 

Kowalski, R. (2011). Computational logic and human thinking: How to be artificially intelligent. Cambridge (England): Cambridge University Press.
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SBN-10: 0521123364 | ISBN-13: 978-0521123365. 

Amazon link

BMI 5300

Introduction to Biomedical Informatics

Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP)

Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD

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

Recommended Textbooks
Coiera, E. (2015). Guide to health informatics (3rd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis. ISBN-10: 144417049X | ISBN-13: 978-1444170498| Edition: 3.
Amazon link 

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. 
Amazon link 

Brown, G. D., Patrick, T. B., & Pasupathy, K. (2012).
Health Informatics: A Systems Perspective (1st ed.).  Chicago: Health Administration Press.  
ISBN-10:  1567934358 |  ISBN-13: 978-1567934359 
Amazon link 

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  

BMI 5301

The U.S. Healthcare System

Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD

Required Textbook
Shi, L., & Singh, D. A. (2017). Essentials of the U.S. healthcare system (5th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.ISBN-10: 9781284156720 | ISBN-13: 978-1284156720 | Edition: 5.  
Amazon link

BMI 5302

Introduction to Human Factors in Healthcare

Deevakar Rogith, MBBS, PhD

No Textbook

BMI 5303

Methods if Human Factors

Amy Franklin, PhD

No Textbook

BMI 5305

Legal Ethical Aspects of Health Informatics

Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM

Required Textbook
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.
Amazon link

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 Textbook
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. 
Amazon link

Rinehart-Thompson, L. A. (2013). Introduction to health informatics privacy and security. Chicago, IL: AHIMA.
ISBN-10: 1584263539 | ISBN-13: 978-1584263531.
Amazon link

BMI 5310

Foundations of Biomedical Information Sciences I

Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP)

Required Textbook
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.
Amazon link 

Coiera, E. (2015). Guide to health informatics (3rd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis 
ISBN-10: 144417049X | ISBN-13: 978-1444170498| Edition: 3.
Amazon link 

Severance, C. (2016). Python for Everybody: Exploring Data in Python 3. Free book downloadable from: https://www.py4e.com/book

Recommended Textbooks
Gill, C.M. (2014). Essential Writing Skills for College and Beyond. Blue Ash, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books.  
ISBN-10: 1599637596 | ISBN-13: 978-1599637594.
Amazon link 

Terryberry, K. J. (2005). Writing for the health professions (1st. ed.). Cengage Learning.
ISBN-10: 1401841929 | ISBN-13: 9781401841928.  
Amazon link

BMI 5311

Foundations of Biomedical Information Sciences II

Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN

Required Textbook
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.
Amazon link 

BMI 5313

Foundations of Electronic Health Records and Clinical Information Systems

Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC

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

BMI 5315

Quality and Outcome Improvement in Healthcare

Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS, FAAN

Required Textbook
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.
Amazon link

BMI 5317

Applied Data Management

Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA

Required Textbook
Watson, R.T. (2018). Data Management: Databases and Organizations (6th ed.).  Athens, GA: eGreen Press.ISBN-10: 1943153035 | ISBN-13: 978-1943153039 
Amazon link

BMI 5327

Standards in Health Informatics

Julie Brixey, PhD, MPH, RN

Required Textbooks
Giannangelo, K. (2015). Healthcare code sets, clinical terminologies, and classification systems (3rd ed.). Chicago, IL: American Health Information Management Association.
ISBN-10: 1584261048| ISBN-13: 978-1584261049 | Edition: 3. 
Amazon link 

Sinha, P. K., Sunder, G., Bendale, P., Mantri, M., & Dande, A. (2013). Electronic health record: Standards, coding systems, frameworks, and infrastructure. Hoboken, NJ:John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
ISBN-10: 1118281349 | ISBN-13: 978-1118281345.
Amazon link

BMI 5328

Systems Analysis and Project Management

Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC

Required Textbooks
Tilley, S., & Rosenblatt H. J. (2017). Systems analysis and design (11th ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
ISBN-10: 1305494601|ISBN-13:9781305494602 
Amazon link

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
Amazon link 

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
Amazon link  

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 5329

Workflow Process Modeling

Angela Ross, DNP, MPH, PMP, PHCNS-BC

Required Textbooks
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.
Amazon link 

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 Textbook
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. 
Amazon link

BMI 5330

Introduction to Bioinformatics

Arif Harmanci, PhD, MS

Recommended Textbooks
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. 
Amazon link 

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 Full Text Link

BMI 5331

Foundations of Pharmacogenomics

Assaf Gottlieb, PhD

Recommended Textbooks
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (2017). Concepts in Pharmacogenomics (2nd ed.). Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health System Pharmacists. 
ISBN-10: 9781585285167 |  ISBN-13: 978-1585285167 | Edition: 2.
Amazon link

Altman, R.B., Flockhart, D., & Goldstein, D.B. (Eds.)(2012). Principles of Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
ISBN-10: 052188537X | ISBN-13: 978-0521885379| Edition: 1.
Amazon link 

Bertino, J.S., DeVane, C.L., Fuhr, U., Kashuba, A.D., Ma, J.D. (2013). Pharmacogenomics: An Introduction and Clinical Perspective. McGraw-Hill.
ISBN-10: 0071741690 | ISBN-13: 978-0071741699| Edition: 1.
Amazon link

BMI 5332

Statistical Genomic Analysis

Degui Zhi, PhD, MS

Required Textbook
Irizarry, R. A., & Love, M. I. (2015). Data analysis for the life sciences with R [ePUB Reader]. 
Available and free for students at https://leanpub.com/dataanalysisforthelifesciences | Amazon link

BMI 5334

Biomedical Data Privacy

Arif Harmanci, PhD, MS

Recommended Textbooks
Mollin, R. A. (2006). An Introduction to Cryptography (2nd ed.). Chapman and Hall/CRC. 
ISBN-10: 1584886188 | ISBN-13: 978-1584886181. 
Publisher link

Dwork, C. (2014). The Algorithmic Foundations of Differential Privacy. Now Publishers Inc. 
ISBN-10: 1601988184 | ISBN-13: 978-1601988188. 
Amazon link

BMI 5351

Research Design and Evaluation in Biomedical Informatics

James Langabeer, II, PhD, MBA

Required Textbook
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. 
Amazon link 

Recommended Textbook
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
Amazon link

BMI 5371

Business and Technical Communication

Kimberly Smith, PhD, MT(ASCP)

Required Textbooks
Anderson, P. (2018). Technical communication: A reader-centered approach (9th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.
ISBN-10: 1305667883| ISBN-13: 978-1305667884| Edition: 9. 
Amazon link 

Heath, C., & Heath, D. (2007). Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die. New York: Random House Books. 
ISBN-13: 978-1400064281 
Amazon link 

Recommended Textbooks
Flower, L. (1997). Problem-Solving Strategies for Writing in College and Community (4th ed.). Fort Worth: Harcourt Brace. ISBN-13: 978-0155001701 | ISBN-10: 0155001701
Amazon link 

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 

Graff, G., & Birkenstein, C. (2018). "They say / I say": The moves that matter in academic writing (4th ed.). New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company. 
ISBN-13: 978-0393631678 | ISBN-10: 0393631672| Edition: 4. 
Amazon link 

Terryberry, K. J. (2005). Writing for the health professions (1st ed.). Cengage Learning.  
ISBN-10: 1401841929 | ISBN-13: 9781401841928.
Amazon link 

BMI 5380

Principles and Foundations of Public Health Informatics

Sahiti Myneni, PhD, MSE

Required Textbooks
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.
Amazon link 

Recommended Textboos
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.
Amazon link

BMI 5381

Methods in Public Health Informatics

Sahiti Myneni, PhD, MSE

No Textbook

BMI 6301

Health Data Display

Yang Gong, MD, PhD

No Textbook

BMI 6306

Information and Knowledge Representation in Biomedical Informatics

Cui Tao, PhD

Required Textbooks
Allemang, D., & Hendler, J. (2011). Semantic web for the working ontologist: Effective modeling in RDFS and OWL (2nd. ed.). Waltham, MA: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
ISBN-10: 0123859654 | ISBN-13: 978-0123859655 | Edition: 2.
Amazon Link

BMI 6316

Change Management in Health Informatics

Robert Murphy, MD

Required Textbooks
Rogers, E. M. (2003). Diffusion of Innovation (5th ed.). New York, NY:  Simon and Schuster.
ISBN-10: 0743222091 | ISBN-13: 978-0743222099 | Edition: 5. Amazon link  

Harvard Business School Case Study Coursepack for BMI 6316. Available from: https://hbsp.harvard.edu/import/330714 

Other case studies, recommended readings, research articles and supplements to case studies will be provided in the Canvas course

BMI 6318

Big Data in Biomedical Informatics

Luca Giancardo, PhD

Required Textbooks
Wesley, W. M. K. (2017). Python for Data Analysis. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly Media, Inc.
ISBN-13: 9781491957653 | Edition: 2

Drabas, T., & Lee, D. (2017).
Learning PySpark. Birmingham: Packt Publishing. ISBN-10: 1786463709

BMI 6319

Advanced Data Structures in Biomedical Informatics

Luca Giancardo, PhD

Recommended Textbook
Wesley, W. M. K. (2017). Python for Data Analysis. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly Media, Inc. 
ISBN-10:1491957662| ISBN-13: 978-1491957660| Edition: 2
Amazon link

BMI 6323

Machine Learning in Biomedical Informatics

Kirk Roberts, PhD, MS

Required Textbooks
Witten, I.H., Frank, E., Hall, M.A., & Pal, C. (2017). Data mining: Practical machine learning tools and techniques (4th ed.). Cambridge, MA: Morgan Kaufman.
ISBN-10: 0128042915 | ISBN-13: 978-0128042915 | Edition: 4.
Amazon link 

BMI 6328

Health Care Delivery in an EHR-Enabled Environment

Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD

Required Textbook
White, S. (2015).  A Practical Approach to Analyzing Healthcare Data (3rd Ed.) AHIMA Press. 
ISBN-10: 1584265272 | ISBN-13: 978-1584265276 
Amazon link 

BMI 6333

Current Topics in Genomics

Peilin Jia, PhD

No Textbook

BMI 6340

Health Information Visualization & Visual Analytics

Todd Johnson

Required Textbook
Few, S. (2009). Now you see it: Simple visualization techniques for quantitative analysis. Oakland, CA: Analytics Press. ISBN-10: 0970601980 | ISBN-13: 978-0970601988. 
Amazon link

BMI 7150

Research Seminar

Elmer Bernstam, MD, MSE

No Textbook

BMI 7151

Seminar in Precision Medicine

Zhongming Zhao, PhD, MS

No Textbook

BMI 7301

Grant Writing

Lex Frieden, MA, LLD (hon)

Recommended Textbook
Gitlin, L. N., & Lyons, K. J. (2013). Successful grant writing: Strategies for health and human service professionals (4th ed.). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company. 
ISBN-10: 0826100902 | ISBN-13: 978-0826100900 | Edition: 4. 
Amazon link

BMI 7302

Theories and Frameworks for Biomedical Informatics Research

Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA

No Textbook

BMI 7304

Advanced Research Design for Biomedical Informatics

Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA

Required Textbook
Shadish, W., Cook, T., & Campbell, D. (2002). Experimental and quasi-experimental designs for generalized causal inference (2nd ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Publishing.
ISBN-10: 0395615569 | ISBN-13: 978-0395615560| Edition: 2. 
Amazon Link

Additional readings will be posted each week in the Canvas course.