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DBMI was founded in the summer of 2009; since then, it has been a Division within the Department of Medicine in the School of Medicine and, in 2015, it also became a Department of UC San Diego Health -- having the tri-partite mission of research, training, and service/collaboration.

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All of Us Research Program

The mission is simple. We want to speed up health research breakthroughs. To do this, we're asking one million people to share information about their health, habits, and what it's like where they live. By looking for patterns in this information, researchers may learn more about what affects people's health.

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Featured Projects

CA COVID Notify

CA COVID Notify is a new voluntary pilot program that uses Apple and Google smartphone technology to help rapidly control COVID-19 outbreaks.

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COVID-19 Data Discovery from Clinical Records

COVID-19 Data Discovery from Clinical Records is your resource for questions and answers about COVID-19, funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation! We use electronic health record (EHR) data from 12 leading medical centers to answer simple and complex clinical questions related to COVID-19.

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Featured Papers

Matthews, B, Fredrickson, M, El-Kareh, R Structured case reviews for organizational learning about diagnostic vulnerabilities: initial experiences from two medical centers.&
Diagnosis (Berl) 2020 Jan 28;7(1):27-35. doi: 10.1515/dx-2019-0032.

Bonomi, L., Huang, Y. & Ohno-Machado, L. Privacy challenges and research opportunities for genomic data sharing. Nat Genet 52, 646–654 (2020).

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Featured Classes

MED 264

Principles of Biomedical Informatics

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MED 262

Current Trends in Biomedical Informatics

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MED278

Cancer Genomics Journal Club

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2021

Dr. Michael Hogarth awarded UC San Diego Integrity Champion Award

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2021

Dr. Lucila Ohno-Machado speaks at the 4th International Block Chain Forum

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2020

Sally Baxter awarded 2020 NIH Director's Early Independence Award

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your generous gifts enable us to provide valuable academic and research resources and opportunities for biomedical informatics students and faculty.

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