Biomedical Informatics at Stony Brook University

The Department of Biomedical Informatics (BMI) is the home of biomedical informatics research and education at Stony Brook University. The department has a key role in delivering innovative informatics concepts and implementations to enhance scientific investigations and healthcare delivery as well as to train next generation of biomedical informatics researchers. The department carries out cutting edge research in a wide range of informatics areas, including Clinical Informatics, Translational Informatics, Imaging Informatics, Pathology Informatics, Bioinformatics, Public Health Informatics, and Computational Science, and drive the development of novel Biomedical Informatics concepts, methods, and tools. The education mission of the department is to train and prepare students and postdoctoral researchers to become leaders in the field of biomedical informatics and shape the informatics research and applications to advance biomedical research and healthcare delivery.

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  • medical imaging
  • bioinformatics
  • hadoop
  • big data


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Stony Brook University Biomedical Informatics 2016 Projects

  • Gunjan Shrivastava
    App development for infectious microbial genomics
    I will be developing a browser based interactive application for microbial genomic information using Webassembly, which will help in serving as a...
  • Sameer Sonawane
    High performance Data Cube materialization and querying using Apache Spark
    Big data analytics has become increasingly popular in many application domains including medical imaging applications, location based services and...
  • Naiyun Zhou
    Large scale image viewing/editing module in 3D Slicer
    I am full of enthusiasm about programming visualization and image processing tools to provide a fast prototyping for innovations in statistical...
  • Andrejs JurĨenoks
    OpenHealth app development - Public health
    Overall usability improvement and development - modernize look & feel by adding Bootstrap, increase ease of use by creating dashboard, provide...