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Health informatics

The acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of health information, data, and knowledge for effective decision-making, problem-solving, and communication in healthcare settings, often leveraging information technology and computing systems.

Robin Brewer stands with both her arms at her hips, wearing a sweater and smiling into the camera.

Brewer: “We don’t think about older adults enough as a society.”

03/04/2024

UMSI assistant professor Robin Brewer talks about her research on aging and disability and how to design more accessible technology. 

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Institute for Research on Women and Gender grant. Nazanin Andalibi. Assistant Professor.

Nazanin Andalibi earns Institute for Research on Women and Gender grant

03/01/2024

The grant will support Andalibi’s research on social media’s role in the lives of  people living with endometriosis.

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An image of Christine Carethers standing on campus surrounded by fall foliage, wearing a U-M t-shirt and a red bandana

Faces of UMSI: Christine Carethers

01/22/2024

Master’s student Christine Carethers is using data to visualize the future of public health. Through her research, she has uncovered surprising takeaways for uninsured patients. 

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