Course Description

KSU-OHSU Essentials of Health Informatics Course provides certified training using distance education augmented with classroom-based face-to-face tutorials. The course will be a valuable overview for individuals working in the healthcare and healthcare-related industries in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East Region.

 

Syllabus

  • Overview of Fields and Problems Motivating IT.
  • Basics of Electronic Records and Standards.
  • Imaging Informatics and Telemedicine.
  • Electronic Health Records Uses, Implementation and Evaluation.
  • Evidence Based Medicine and Medical Decision Making.
  • Data Protection and Information Retrieval.
  • Course Project

    Students must complete a course project to obtain the AMIA i10x10 Certificate of Completion. The goal of the project is to identify an informatics problem in your local setting (e.g., where you practice or work, or otherwise have access) and propose a solution based on what is known from informatics research and best practice.The problem and solution should be written into a succinct 2-3 page (please no longer!) document that should include references that justify the framing of the problem and the proposed solutions. This is submitted in a Word document uploaded to Sakai.

    i10x10 Facilitators

    PROF. AHMED ALBARRAK

    Professor of Medical Informatics in Medical Education at College of Medicine, King Saud University and the chairman of Health Informatics and Promotion Research Chair.

     

    PROF. WILLIAM HERSH

    Professor and Chair, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE), Oregon Health and Science University, USA

     

    DR. EBTISAM ALMADI

    Assistant Professor and former Research Director at the College of Public Health and Health Informatics, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

     

    DR. NASRIAH ZAKARIA

    Assistant Professor at Medical Education Department, College of Medicine in King Saud University. She is also holding a post as a Senior Lecturer at the School of Computer Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

     

    DR. ALYAH ALMOAJEL

    Vice chair Community Health Sciences department at King Saud University

     

    Dr. Haifa Wahabi

    Associate Professor, collega of Medicine, KSU, Riyadh, KSA . She works as an associate professor in the Chair of Evidence-based Healthcare and Knowledge Translation, King Saud University (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia), where she teaches Evidence-based Healthcare and systematic reviews to postgraduate medical students.

     

    Dr. Mowafa Househ

    Associate Professor, College of Public Health and Health Informatics, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

     

    Course Fees List

    STUDENT

    Early Registration Fee: (DEADLINE 20th NOV)

    5700SAR

    Regular Fee:

    6200 SAR
    Student ID or Letter from University must be shown to get the student rate

    Profesional

    Early Registration Fee: (DEADLINE 20th NOV)

    6200SAR

    Regular Fee:

    6700 SAR





    KSU-OHSU Essentials of Health Informatics is an initiative between the Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology (DMICE), Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), USA; Medical Informatics and e-Learning Unit (MIELU), Department of Medical Education, King Saud University (KSU), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; and the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), Bethesda, MD

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    Symposium Partners

     The Research Chair of Health Informatics and Promotion
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    Contact us

    For more informations and questions ,kindly may contact us through E-Mail: informatics@ksu.edu.sa Telephone: +966 1 469 91545

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    Symposium Location

    Main Auditorium ,College of Medicine , KING Saud MEDICAL CITY (KSMC). RIYADH, KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA. +966 11-46-91545 / +966 11-46-91546 informtics@ksu.edu.sa