Department of Health Informatics
Health informatics is the most promising biomedical science and information technology frontier of the 21st century. The health informatics field is revolutionizing the health care and pharmaceutical industries in countless ways, using information and technology to improve health care and advance biomedical research.
To address a critical need for health informatics training, the Rutgers SHP Department of Health Informatics offers a complete career ladder in the fields of bio information, health information management, and clinical trial sciences. Programs are online, on-campus, or a combination of both. Our online M.S. in Biomedical Informatics degree is nationally ranked by TheBestSchools.org.
Our health informatics graduates find employment immediately in health care/pharmaceutical sectors as clinical data analysts, regulatory affairs professionals, clinical research associates, drug safety officers, and medical affairs professionals, as well as faculty or researchers at a universities and research facilities.
Department Chair: Barbara Gladson, PT, OT, PhD
Vice Chair: Shankar Srinivasan, PhD