Center for Dental Informatics

For immediate release (10/9/2011); contact: Titus Schleyer, DMD, PhD: titus@pitt.edu

Seeking applicants for MS/PhD/postdoctoral positions in dental informatics

Pittsburgh, Oct. 9 – Help shape the field of informatics in healthcare by training in dental informatics at the University of Pittsburgh! At the Center for Dental Informatics, you can get training in a cutting-edge discipline and conduct innovative research on:

    • electronic dental records
    • decision support
    • human-computer interaction
    • reuse of clinical data for research
    • evidence-based dentistry
    • teledentistry

Getting training in a variety of aspects on informatics opens up unique career opportunities, such as in software development, information technology management, academic teaching and research, and consulting.

We are currently recruiting applicants at the certificate, MS, PhD and postdoctoral levels.
The program is highly multidisciplinary and is open to individuals with a variety of backgrounds, such as information science/computer science, dentistry, medicine, information technology or related fields.

We are currently recruiting applicants at the certificate, MS, PhD and postdoctoral levels. The program is highly multidisciplinary and is open to individuals with a variety of backgrounds, such as information science/computer science, dentistry, medicine, information technology or related fields.

Financial support, in the form of a full scholarship, a stipend, health insurance and more from the National Institutes of Health is available to eligible individuals. Applications are accepted immediately. Program start is August 2012.

Please note: The NIH also offers a loan repayment program for educational loans for up to $35,000/year for 3 years.

For more information, please visit our Website at http://di.dental.pitt.edu/postgrad.php.

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