Developing China's health informatics program through integrating the developed country's experience

Wu, M. X. and Yu, P. and Soar, Jeffrey (2003) Developing China's health informatics program through integrating the developed country's experience. In: 2nd Symposium of the Asian Medical Education Association: Asian Medical Education in the 21st Century, 2-4 Nov 2003, Shanghai, China.

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Health informatics (HI), as an emerging discipline, is playing an increasingly important role in improving health care system. This paper introduces the health informatics program of the University of Wollongong (UOW) – the leading university in Australian health informatics education. It also provides suggestions on the establishment of teaching programs, selection of teaching materials, organisation of teaching activities, assessment tasks, training and skill base of academic staff, and reseach and teaching resources for developing China's Health Informatics programs.

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Depositing User: Professor Jeffrey Soar
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Information Systems
Date Deposited: 08 Dec 2009 12:18
Last Modified: 10 Feb 2015 01:56
Uncontrolled Keywords: health informatics
Fields of Research (FoR): 08 Information and Computing Sciences > 0806 Information Systems > 080609 Information Systems Management
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO): C Society > 92 Health > 9299 Other Health > 929999 Health not elsewhere classified

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