Current BHI Colloquia

Winter 2018


BIME 590: Biomedical and Health Informatics Lecture Series

BIME 590A (SLN 11277)

The field of biomedical and health informatics (BHI) focuses on unleashing the potential for electronic biomedical information to improve health and advance research. BHI faculty and researchers from the UW and affiliated institutions present their research findings as well as discuss their view of national developments in their respective disciplines.

For up to date details on upcoming talks this quarter, see the BIME Calendar.  

Class Meeting Time and Location
Thursdays, 4:00-5:00pm, UW Medicine South Lake Union, 850 Republican St, Building C, Seminar Room C123A&B (unless otherwise noted on BIME Calendar)

Most lectures will be available through livestream and archived video at (live video will be marked with a red dot).

Registered students must attend lectures in person.

BIME 591: Biomedical and Health Informatics Research Colloquium

Provides forum for extensive interactive research discussions. Format is round table with short presentations and long facilitated discussion amongst students and core BHI faculty. Both students and faculty present.

BIME 591B (SLN 11279): Ethical, Legal and Social Issues for Biomedical Informatics
Instructor: Taryn Hall, PhD

Class Meeting Time and Location
Tuesdays, 1:00-1:50pm, Health Sciences Building, Room HST T498

Summary:  Introduces students to potential ethical, legal and social outcomes from biomedical research and translation efforts and provides tools to assess societal impacts.