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OHSU to receive funds for biomedical informatics

Bill Hersh has reported on his ‘Informatics Professor’ blog and on his Facebook page that the Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE) in Oregon Health & Science University’s (OHSU) School of Medicine has received US government funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to “hire trainees and summer interns for its biomedical informatics training program. The new hires include undergraduate and graduate students as well as community college faculty”.

A press release from OHSU (>>>) provides further details. The funding comes to OHSU from the National Library of Medicine, which is part of the National Institutes of Health, and OHSU will receive over US$180,000 for the summer internship program and US$1.15 million for the fellowships.

July 7, 2009 - Posted by | education | ,

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