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To educate undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate trainees in the theory and practice of biomedical informatics;

Research and Service:

To develop and evaluate innovative technologies for the storage, retrieval, dissemination, and application of biomedical knowledge, in order to support clinical practice, research, life-long learning, and administration and as a result, to contribute to the professional body of knowledge regarding biomedical informatics;

Professional and Ethical:

To maintain cooperation and collegiality with all those who learn and work with us locally, nationally, and internationally; and, to develop and disseminate ethical and professional standards for the conduct of biomedical informatics research and for the utilization and evaluation of health care informatics applications.

Department of Biomedical Informatics
Eskind Biomedical Library 4th Floor 2209 Garland Ave Nashville, TN 37232-8340
phone: (615) 936-1556 fax: (615) 936-1427

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Last update: 12/13/2002 11:32 am