Welcome to Fall Semester! Introducing our 2023 DBMI Students

A Message from Jessica Ancker, Vice Chair for Educational Affairs: This fall, we are delighted to welcome our new predoctoral, postdoctoral, and professional trainees. We are looking forward to the new energy brought by:

DBMI Faculty Join VUMC Healthcare AI Sessions Conference—9/20/23

The Brock Family Center for Applied Innovation at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is hosting its Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Sessions Conference (HAIS23) on Wednesday, September 20, 2023.  Speakers include primary and secondary faculty from the Department of Biomedical Informatics: Peter Embi & Laurie Novak / Jeffrey Carr of VUMC Radiology & Jules White of VU's School of Engineering. 

Faculty Position Opening in VCLIC—Apply Today!

Position Details: The Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center (VCLIC) and the Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI) at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) are seeking a faculty member with expertise in clinical informatics.

Vanderbilt Mourns Loss of Pediatric Informatician Stuart Weinberg

Stuart T. Weinberg, MD, an innovator and advocate in the field of pediatric informatics with expertise in clinical reminders, web services, personal health records, immunization registries and clinical decision support at the provider, institutional and national levels, died on July 18 in Franklin, Tennessee. He was 63.

DBMI Digest June 2023 Issue—Now Available!

The Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) Department of Biomedical Informatics's (DBMI) monthly newsletter, DBMI Digest, is now available to view. Read the June 2023 DBMI Digest here. Each DBMI Digest features department & faculty announcements, awards & appointments, educational & HR updates, funding opportunities and more. Each issue also includes a profile of one of our faculty, staff, postdocs and students. 

VUMC Statement on the Use of Generative AI

The recent public release of generative artificial intelligence (AI) tools that are capable of creating new, realistic content from training data, like OpenAI’s latest multimodal large language model GPT-4, has generated a lot of excitement.