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Precision Medicine

Course Description

This course will allow students to obtain an understanding of precision medicine theory and its sub-field, its impact in the public health and healthcare industry, and the imminent role health analytics plays in this emerging healthcare field. In addition, this course will relate how concepts in public health, health management and policy, big data and health informatics, real world data sets are impacted by the precision medicine field; further, students will also get a chance to demonstrate knowledge in the precision medicine arena and translating its multiple type’s approaches. Topics include functional applications of precision medicine, the relationship to health analytics and its consequences in value based clinical care, public health impact on health departments and population health initiatives. Learn about analytic methodologies to apply precision medicine, as well as current and innovative health informatics arenas that align with the precision medicine field.

  • Details
  • $725
  • October 11, 2021 to December 05, 2021
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00160
  • ID/Units: PUBHLTH X400.05  (2.50)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: FALL 2021

Instructor


Dr. S. Mantravadi, Ph.D., M.S., MPH has interdisciplinary expertise in healthcare field, precision medicine, decision analysis, data mining, visualization, value based healthcare, bioinformatics, and online teaching experience. Dr. Mantravadi focuses on creating strong foundation of concepts with real-world examples in the course work. She has published on automating visualization, conducted workshops on geospatial analytics, visualization/data analysis and interpretation in the context of decision science, and been podium presenter, discussant and session track chair at conferences.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

Required Textbook(s):

FUNDAMENTAL OF BIOSTATISTICS FOR PUBLIC HEALTH STUDENTS
Book - ISBN: 1230000246296
Mantravadi, S.

REALIZING THE PROMISE OF PRECISION MEDICINE: THE ROLE OF PATIENT DATA
Book - ISBN: 9780128116357
Paul Cerrato, John Halamka, 1st ed, Academic Press

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START10/11/2021Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
END12/05/2021Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---