About the Institute

As the healthcare and life sciences fields shift toward transdisciplinary and data-intensive research, the Institute for Informatics (I2) provides an academic and professional home for informatics science and practice. I2 engages in innovative research, workforce development and informatics service delivery.  Read More

Upcoming Events


The Institute for Informatics (I2) Research-in-Progress Lecture Series

This talk will feature Dr. Karen Joynt Maddox, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Cardiovascular Division at Washington University Schoo...

Institute for Informatics (I2) &
School of Basic Medical Sciences
Clinical Research Informatics (CRI) Workshop

This workshop will introduce participants to basic concepts in clinical trial design, conduct and analysis. It will then introduce the ways ...

AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit

The AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit is a dynamic activity continuously reflecting the changing nature of informatics, and it will focus on cutt...

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