Health informatics is a field that covers the study of methods and techniques for the collection, management and evaluation of medical information. Health informatics is important for the efficiency of information management in clinical research and healthcare and, ultimately, for achieving safer high quality care provision.
This master program is cooperated with Karolinska Institute.
- ehealthcare, IT for healthcare
- Data Science
- Healthcare IT management
Shengnan Han is associate professor of computer and system sciences at Stockholm University. She received a Doctorate in Economics (information systems) from Åbo Akademi University, Finland in 2005. She is engaged in research on digital business, IT innovation, IT adoption and diffusion, value-added mobile services (for business, healthcare, and governments), business process management, IT governance, and strategic IT management. She has published 40 articiles in peer reviewed journals, internatiional conferences, and book chapters. Her paper has appeared in Computers in Human Behavior, International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, International Journal of IT/Business Alignment and Governance, Journal of Systems and Information Technology, International Journal of Mobile Communication, Compus-Wide Information Systems, and proceedings of ECIS, PACIS , AMCIS, CAiSE, and HICSS. She is on the editorial board for Electronic Market: the International Journal on Networked Business, and Telematics & Informatics.