The School of Medicine’s biomedical informatics and biostatistics units are united as the Institute for Informatics, Data Science and Biostatistics (I2DB).

The fields of healthcare and life sciences are experiencing a fundamental shift toward transdisciplinary, integrative and data-intensive approaches to research. These developments, coupled with the use of information technology platforms, are helping transform healthcare, achieving greater value alongside improved outcomes and safety. 

The complex data, information and knowledge needs associated with these changes requires a comprehensive approach to biomedical informatics, data science and biostatistics research, education and practice.

Areas of Focus

  • Translational bioinformatics
  • Learning healthcare systems
  • Population health informatics

Access the Tools You Need

From consultations to cutting-edge software, researchers partnering with I2DB can benefit from an array of data-mining technologies.