About Our Department

The Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE) is one of 27 academic
departments in the School of Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). The DMICE programs are recognized internationally for their accomplishment and innovation.

DMICE Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism Statement

DMICE values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the OHSU Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

More information here on the DMICE Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Anti-Racism website.

Prospective Students


The Biomedical Informatics program welcomes prospective students interested in our graduate program to learn more about our specialized tracks in clinical informatics, and bioinformatics & computational biology. 

Program Information
How to Apply

CAHIM logo 2021

OHSU's Biomedical Informatics Graduate Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Congratulations to DMICE Associate Professors!

We are happy to announce that Michelle Hribar and Nicole Weiskopf have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in the School of Medicine at OHSU.

Check out more faculty profiles here.

Annual Update in Clinical Informatics

Information and registration available now for April 2022 - February 2023 short course (the 3rd Annual Update in Clinical Informatics):

2022 Annual Update on Clinical Informatics.

OHSU Giving Day May 18, 2022 and DMICE Challenge

Pleased to report that we met our goal! A total of 43 alumni, employees, students, and friends donated a total of $2690, which was matched by the OHSU Foundation. Reaching 40 gifts activated Dr. Hersh's pledge of $5000, which was also matched 50% by the OHSU Foundation.

All told, $12,880 was added to the DMICE Student Support Fund. We thank all who contributed!

Check out the letter from DMICE Chair Bill Hersh on May 18, 2022!

Educational Webinars on DMICE Programs

View the Health and Clinical Informatics major webinar from June 24, 2021:
HCIN Webinar

View the Bioinformatics and Computational Biomedicine major webinar from July 15, 2021:
BCB Webinar

Career Information for Students and Alumni

Check out the department Career Webinars

We are a nation in crisis. As researchers, educators, clinicians, and others, we can no longer tolerate the pervasive effects of racism in our society. The racism that permeates our society, and even our institution, must be opposed. Instead we must struggle toward a better way.

Upcoming Events

DMICE Informatics Conference
Please contact Lynne Schwabe by email for WebEx links.

Thursday, July 7, 2022
11:30 am to 12:30 pm (pacific)
In-Person: BICC 124
Webex Invite – see above

Please join DMICE for a guest presentation by:

Dr. Abu Sayed Mohammad Latiful Hoque
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

“Big Data in Health: Perspectives of Developing Countries like Bangladesh”

Previous DMICE Seminars available here.

OHSU Events

Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) Diversity Activities

Please have a look at the diversity web pages listed here:

OHSU School of Medicine Diversity Webpage

OHSU Center for Diversity Webpage

All OHSU Events