As part of the Medical Faculty of the Westphalian Wilhelms University in Münster, we contribute through our research to basic health-management research, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
Our core competencies are summarized in the two working groups Biomedical Informatics and Health Informatics.
Federal Minister of Health Hermann Gröhe visits the UKM
During the final NFDM-Sprint project meeting of 7th April 2017, Federal Minister of Health Hermann Gröhe was informed about the advantages of mobile patient monitoring (MoPat). MoPat is a web application developed by the Institute of Medical Informatics. It allows to create any questionnaires and display them on mobile devices such as an iPad.
Smart Medicine: More than a vision in the era of Big Data
The guest lecture of Prof. Dugas is now published in the Bertelsmann Stiftung's blog and can be viewed at following URL
Chronic itching - over days, weeks, sometimes for years. For patients the so-called pruritus is often grueling, in Germany almost one in six adults is affected...
MoPat has a new info website!
MoPat - Mobile Patient Inquiry is a web application allowing creation of any desired questionary, that can be opened and completed on mobile terminals such as an iPad.
Please visit our website for further information.
TMF-Workshop in Berlin on Medical Research Infrastructure "Portal for Medical Data Models"
Great demand of standardizes and interoperational solutions in medical documentation an research!
New download format at the portal for medical data models
The ODM to ResearchKit (JSON) converter is already available in the MDM Portal The >9500 medical forms can now be downloaded in RK-JSON and easily imported by ResearchKit based Apps. http://medical-data-models.org/
Portal for Medical Data Models
Currently more than 11.000 medical forms available!
Lancet: Sharing clinical trial data
Lancet: Piece from Prof. Dr. Dugas:
The Lancet, Vol 387 June 4, 2016, p.2287
Sharing clinical trial data