About us

BMI belongs to the Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering (Faculty of Engineering) of the University of Pavia.
Established in 1982, it is a leading centre for education, research and IT innovative solutions in healthcare area. Nowadays about 30 people are working at BMI, focusing their research on:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Clinical Data Mining
  • Models of Biological Systems
  • Biomedical Knowledge Management
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Telemedicine
  • E-learning.

BMI staff has a long experience in a wide range of engineering and biomedical informatics technologies:

  • Software Engineering
  • Web-based IT decision support
  • Artificial Intelligence.

During the last ten years, BMI has participated in several European projects funded by EU Research Programmes (Summit, Inheritance, Mobiguide, M2DM, MyHeart, Homey, T-IDDM, GAMES) and by the Italian Research Ministry (Italbionet).

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