publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

Development and institutionalization of the first online certificate and Master Program of Biomedical Informatics in global health in Peru

Patricia J García; Miguel S Egoavil; Magaly M Blas; Eduardo Alvarado-Vásquez; Walter H Curioso; Mirko Zimic; Jesus M Castagnetto; Andrés G Lescano; Diego M Lopez; Cesar P Cárcamo;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 19 Jun 2015
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Salud
Abstract
Training in Biomedical Informatics is essential to meet the challenges of a globalized world. However, the development of postgraduate training and research programs in this area are scarce in Latin America. Through QUIPU: Andean Center for Training and research in Iformatics for Global Health, has developed the first Certificate and Master’s Program on Biomedical Informatics in the Andean Region. The aim of this article is to describe the experience of the program. To date, 51 students from Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela have participated; they come from health ministries, hospitals, universities, research centers, professional associations and pr...
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free text keywords: Training; Program development; Biomedical research; Medical informatics, Capacitación; Desarrollo de programa; Investigación biomédica; Informática Médica, Capacitación, Desarrollo de programa, Investigación biomédica, Informática Médica, training, program development, biomedical research, medical informatics, Medicine, R, Medicine (General), R5-920, Article, Latin Americans, Health program, business.industry, business, Virology, Quipu, Humanities, Gerontology
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

Development and institutionalization of the first online certificate and Master Program of Biomedical Informatics in global health in Peru

Patricia J García; Miguel S Egoavil; Magaly M Blas; Eduardo Alvarado-Vásquez; Walter H Curioso; Mirko Zimic; Jesus M Castagnetto; Andrés G Lescano; Diego M Lopez; Cesar P Cárcamo;