Mission, Vision and Goals

The Mission of the Division of Biomedical Informatics (IBI) at the University of Kentucky is to improve human health by translating data into knowledge.   [More]

The Vision for the Division of Biomedical Informatics is to improve human health by creating an institute of national prominence for conducting basic and translational biomedical informatics research.  [More]

The division has five Goals:

  1. Coordinate the interdisciplinary informatics expertise across UK.  [More]

  2. Utilize informatics to enhance clinical care and operational initiatives at UKHC.  [More]

  3. Expand research initiatives and strengthen research infrastructure by providing coordinated service and support through the utilization of resources such as Enterprise Data Trust resources.  [More]

  4. Streamline, enhance, and expand informatics training programs.  [More]

  5. Develop a nationally recognized, extramurally funded research program in biomedical informatics.  [More]