About Us

The University of Kentucky created the Institute for Biomedical Informatics to address the challenges and opportunities with collecting, analyzing, managing and using data associated with health care at UK and UK HealthCare. GQ Zhang, PhD, leads the new institute, serves as division chief of the Division of Biomedical Informatics in the College of Medicine and serves as co-director of the Biomedical Informatics Core of the UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS).

The institute provides data, tools, expertise and other resources to researchers and other users.