• Education Opportunities

    The Division of Biomedical Informatics at Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation offers educational opportunities for graduate students and researchers interested in bioinformatics and medical informatics.

  • The Department of Biomedical Informatics at Cincinnati Children's, in cooperation with the University of Cincinnati, offers exciting graduate-level programs that offer students the opportunity to engage in cutting-edge research while being embedded in one of the premier healthcare centers in the nation.

    Two graduate-level programs are currently being offered:

    Future plans call for the addition of master's-level and fellowship programs.

    Want to get a taste of what it's like to do research with and work at Cincinnati Children's? Check out these two videos: Research at Cincinnati Children's; Working at Cincinnati Children's.

    The biomedical informatics department is the academic home for informatics faculty at UC and Cincinnati Children's. Students in degree programs work in an exciting environment where basic and applied scientific principles are pursued within a team science framework to better understand many of the fundamental challenges of biomedical research and healthcare. The partnership between two premier institutions provides a unique opportunity for trainees to explore fundamental biomedical problems and quickly transform insights into improvements in health. 

    The BMI Seminar Series focuses on topics in bioinformatics and medical informatics. All interested Cincinnati Children's and University of Cincinnati faculty, staff and students are welcome. To get email notices in advance of each event, subscribe to our mailing list.

    Upcoming Seminars:

    Fri Feb 27, 11 amAmit Sinha
    Founder and CEO of Basepair
    S10.130
    Fri Mar 6, 11 amBruce J. Aronow, PhD
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S7.125
    Fri Mar 13, 10 amAngel Pizarro, PhD
    Amazon Web Services
    S1.204

    Cancelled

    Philip E. Bourne, PhD
    University of California San Diego, National Institutes of Health

    Cancelled

    Fri Mar 20, 11 amRaj K. Bhatnagar, PhD
    UC College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
    S10.130
    Fri Mar 27, 11 amPatrick W. Brady, MD, MSc
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri Apr 3, 11 amJunbo Liu, PhD
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S7.125
    Fri Apr 10, 11 amNatalia V. Connolly, PhD
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri Apr 17, 11 amWilliam G. Fairbrother, PhD
    Brown University, Center for Computational Molecular Biology
    S7.125
    Fri Apr 24, 11 amDong-Gil Ko
    UC College of Business
    S10.130
    Fri May 1, 11 amPhillip J. Dexheimer
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri May 8, 11 amPatrick H. Ryan, PhD
    Biostatistics & Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri May 15, 11 amAnil Goud Jegga, DVM, Mres
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri May 22, 11 amJennifer Ruschman
    Director of Telehealth, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130
    Fri May 29, 11 amYan Xu, PhD
    Bioinformatics Microarray Core and Division of Biomedical. Informatics, Cincinnati Children's
    S10.130

    These monthly presentations are targeted to faculty and staff using electronic data collection in their research programs. Each talk is followed by a forum discussion open to all areas of research IT and informatics support. Pizza and refreshments will be provided.

    Date SpeakerTopicLocation
    Tuesday, Apr 7, 11 am – 12:30 pmJames Morgan, Divison of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children’sCincinnati Children’s Biobanking Software – Biomaterial Tracking and Management (BTM)Research Auditorium R3381
    Tuesday, May 5, 11 am – 12:30 pmTBDTBDResearch Auditorium R3381
    Tuesday, June 2 11 am – 12:30 pmTBDTBDResearch Auditorium R3381

    BMI sponsors a monthly meeting for application specialists at Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation. The goal of these meetings is to keep everyone updated on the latest resources and services available to Cincinnati Children's researchers, and to discuss any research IT-related issues.

    All research application specialists are welcome to attend. Meetings typically are scheduled for the first Wednesday of every month at 10:30 am. Subscribe to our mailing list to receive information about upcoming meeting dates and topics.