Hyderabad: GITAM Inspires students with Health Informatics Guest Lecture
GITAM School of Pharmacy, in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), organized an enriching guest lecture on Health Informatics on November 10, 2023. Renowned expert Dr. Mathew Palakal, Emeritus Professor of Indiana University Indianapolis, USA, shared invaluable insights with faculty and students, emphasizing the pivotal role of informatics in healthcare and bioinformatics.
Dr. Palakal’s talk highlighted the significance of Health Informatics, offering a comprehensive view of its crucial role in the healthcare industry. He delved into various career opportunities in Health and Bioinformatics, sparking enthusiasm among attendees to explore these promising fields.
The guest lecture left an indelible mark on aspiring higher education students, providing them with a deep understanding of informatics in healthcare. Dr. Mathew’s expertise illuminated the evolving landscape of healthcare informatics, enabling students to make informed decisions about their future academic endeavors. By gaining insights into diverse career options in Health and Bioinformatics, attendees are now better equipped to align their educational goals with the dynamic demands of the global healthcare sector.
This insightful session not only broadened attendees’ horizons but also inspired them to explore the exciting prospects offered by Health and Bioinformatics. Dr. Mathew’s real-world applications and industry trends empowered students, guiding them to navigate their educational journey effectively.
The event saw enthusiastic participation from both GITAM School of Pharmacy and the Department of CSE. Esteemed faculty members, Dr. Ch Pavan Kumar and Dr. Durga Prasad from the School of Pharmacy, coordinated the event.
GITAM is dedicated to providing such transformative experiences, fostering a culture of learning, exploration, and innovation among their students.