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Department of Biomedical Informatics and Data Science

Biomedical Informatics and Data Science

Forging the Future of Informatics

Informatics is the connective tissue that weaves together the diverse expertise found at UAB, from data science, genome technology to precision medicine and a learning health system.

Our Programs

Preparing the next generation of informatics researchers and practitioners

Offering a dynamic environment with numerous opportunities for students and postdoctoral researchers to contribute toward cutting-edge research and innovation in biomedicine and health care.

Our People

Home to leading experts and distinguished scholars

Developing new approaches, techniques, tools and models that aim at solving problems relevant to human health and disease, including biomedical discoveries, assisted diagnosis, development of treatments and novel therapeutics.

Latest Informatics News and Updates

  • $18.5 million U19 grant will study B and T memory cells in transplanted lungs, uteruses and kidneys
    Jun 14, 2024
  • UAB’s 12 new construction and renovation projects transforming campus, supporting strategic initiatives
    Jun 10, 2024
  • Chen to lead new NIH Integration Center for the Common Fund Data Ecosystems
    Apr 19, 2024
  • Informatics award highlights research in cancer algorithms
    Aug 17, 2023

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