About BHIS, University of Illinois at Chicago

UIC's Biomedical and Health Information Sciences prepares students for cutting-edge roles at the forefront of the health care arena.

The department unites four academic programs that are among the best in the country: Biomedical Visualization, Biomedical and Health InformaticsHealth Informatics, and Health Information Management.

The field of biomedical and health information science is about the creation of information and its transformation to knowledge, facilitating the delivery of health care.

What Sets Us Apart

UIC provides a unique educational experience with

Key accomplishments of UIC's Biomedical and Health Information Sciences include the following:

The college encourages and accommodates the participation of persons with disabilities in all of its programs. Click here to view UIC's official statements and policies.

department head

Anthony Faiola

Anthony Faiola, PhD, MFA

Professor and
Department Head