Empowering students, faculty, clinicians and consumers through health information technology.
About the Center
The University of Kansas Center for Health Informatics (KU-CHI) is an interdisciplinary center of excellence designed to advance health informatics through knowledge, integration, research and empowerment of faculty and students in the expanding field of biomedical science and information technology.
Health Informatics is defined generally as understanding the meaning, relationships and properties of health care information as a basis for biomedical knowledge discovery, information retrieval, storage and dissemination for purposes of supporting the process and evaluation of health care of the public.
Institute of Medicine (IOM) Reports
Academic Health Center’s Role
Role of Center’s for Excellence
Advancing Information Technology
Building on a successful Academic Business Partnership