CHIME is home to a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre for the Community Control of Hereditary Disorders.
UCL, through CHIME, is an Academic Institutional Member of IMIA - the International Medical Informatics Association and a Partner in the European Connected Health Alliance.
UCL Centre for Health Informatics & Multiprofessional Education (CHIME)
CHIME was established in 1995, as a joint initiative of UCL and the Whittington Hospital NHS Trust (now Whittington Health). It undertakes research and delivers undergraduate and postgraduate education in information and quality management, to support clinical practice and to benefit communities - both patients and health care professionals - locally, nationally and globally.
CHIME offers flexible taught and research graduate study programmes. Our graduates are well regarded by employers, industry and academia.
Patient Safety, Law Policy and Practice
Pippa Bark’s book, that she has co-edited with John Tingle, a lawyer from Nottingham, has just been published by Routledge. Patient safety is an issue which in recent years has grown to prominence in a number of countries’ political and health service agendas and the World Health Organisation has launched the World Alliance for Patient Safety. More...
January Intake Approved for Graduate Programme in Health & Medical Sciences (HMS)
Oct 24, 2013 16:07PM
The UCL Graduate Programme in Health & Medical Sciences has received approval for two entry points each year: September and January. As a result, this innovative and flexible programme can accept student applications until the end of November 2013 to start in January 2014.Read more...
"Patient Safety, Law Policy and Practice" Published in Paperback
Apr 24, 2013 19:57PM
April 12 th 2013 witnessed a comparatively rare event in scholarly publishing, when Patient Safety, Law Policy and Practice was published in paperback by Routledge.Read more...
BMJ Editorial: Caldicott 2 and Patient Data
Apr 24, 2013 15:52PM
The British Medical Journal (BMJ) of April 24th 2013 includes an Editorial written by Dr Paul Taylor , Reader in Health Informatics at UCL CHIME , discussing and summarising the new Information Governance Review known as "Caldicott 2", its background and implications.Read more...
UCL Joins the European Connected Health Alliance
Jan 08, 2013 15:17PM
UCL has, through CHIME, become a Partner in the European Connected Health Alliance , an initiative spanning government, healthcare, industry and academia that delivers leadership for the development of Connected and MHealth markets and practice across Europe and beyond.Read more...