PhD in Health Informatics

We are no longer accepting applications for our MSc or PhD programs for September 2021 entry.  

The next application entry term for MSc or PhD is September 2022. The online application for September 2022 entry will be available in early fall 2021. 

We offer a PhD in Health Informatics program which will prepare scholars to discover and extend their scientific knowledge and advance the science and practice of health informatics. Many of our PhD  graduates:

  • Assume leadership roles in informatics and health care
  • Conquer new knowledge through research and testing of theory
  • Contribute solutions that advance health care in a culturally diverse society
  • Translate research findings into practice and policy at multiple levels
  • Reflect an interdisciplinary perspective in research and scholarly endeavours

The program is built around our core interdisciplinary specializations:

  • Design and structure of health information systems
  • Implementation and evaluation of health information systems
  • Health information systems applications