Teaching how IT can support patient care: Dalhousie University's Infomatics program

Zitner, David
June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004 Supplement, Vol. 170, p44
Academic Journal
This article provides information on the informatics program at Dalhousie University. The graduate program in health informatics is a collaboration between the faculties of medicine and computer science. The program aims to help students and communities develop a better understanding of how information technology can be used to support health care and health services delivery.


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