Andrea to attend Woods Hole bioinformatics course

Andrea Lynch, Scholarly Communication Librarian, will spend next week at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, taking an intensive course in biomedical informatics sponsored by the NIH.  She will work alongside medical educators and administrators, studying  principles of database design, human-computer interfaces, medical terminologies and coding systems, medical decision analysis methods, clinical information systems architectures, methods for measuring costs and benefits in health care systems, use of the Internet for biomedical applications, current and emerging wide area network technologies, use of literature and molecular sequence databases, and systems for telemedicine.

Please join me in congratulating Andrea on her admission into this highly competitive fellowship program!

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