School of Information Sciences

iSchool receives NSF award to develop Security Assured Health Informatics curriculum

The University of Pittsburgh’s School of Information Sciences (iSchool) congratulates iSchool faculty Drs. James Joshi, Konstantinos Pelechrinis, Balaji Palanisamy, Prashant Krishnamurthy, David Tipper and Michael Spring along with School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) faculty members iSchool alumnus Dr. Bambang Parmanto (PhD’92; MSIS’96) and Dr. Leming Zhou on receiving an award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

The $897,055 award is for “A Curriculum for Security Assured Health Informatics,” a proposed joint curriculum of the iSchool and SHRS. Dr. Rasu Shrestha from UPMC will serve as industry consultant on the project. Learn more.

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