Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Health and Biomedical Informatics

The Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics serves as center-of-mass of the various informatics—as a coordinator and catalyst for informatics activities across the centers and divisions. It also serves as the academic home for scientists whose primary focus is biomedical informatics.

What is Informatics?

Informatics is the study of information: how you collect it, how you organize it, and how you use it to solve problems. Health and Biomedical Informatics is informatics applied to healthcare and biomedical research. Learn more via the links below.

  • Education
    Learn about our educational contribution at Feinberg
  • About Us
    Find information about our field and our division, contact us; find job opportunities


Please visit the NUBIC Projects page for more details on current projects for the Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics.

Division Chief

Justin Starren, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics
Deputy Director, NUCATS

Contact Us

Please contact our division at 312-503-1879 for more information.

This page last updated Oct 23, 2014

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