Medical and Community Health Information
Students, librarians, and information and health care professionals need skills in acquiring and disseminating useful, high-quality health information. This certificate provides those skills and more.
Students will obtain knowledge and skills in the practice of health informatics and how it applies to the health care and public health settings. Additionally, students will learn about ethnic and cultural implications of health and receive training on providing culturally competent health information services. This certificate will provide students with knowledge and skills that will supplement and be useful in their work in various health information settings, including libraries, community health organizations, health care organizations and information organizations.