Health Informatics & Biostatistics

The Department of Health Informatics and Biostatistics is a convergence major for the development, application, and utilization of new statistical methods to meet the needs of the big data era.


  • Health Informatics and Biostatistics program combines biostatistics, which develops and applies new statistical methods suitable for the characteristics of public health and medicine, ICT (Information and Communication Technology), and Health Information Management that utilizes the efficiently constructed big data.
  • Health Informatics and Biostatistics responds to the needs of the era of big data. This field has a great growth potential by creating new high value-added knowledge.
  • Health Informatics and Biostatistics program provides opportunities for in-depth learning by combining theory and practice through a community link between students, assistants, and professors.

Core Curriculum

  • Biostatistics
  • Practice in biostatistics
  • Regression analysis
  • Multivariate data analysis
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Statistical analysis using R
  • Statistical methods in clinical trials
  • Health information management
  • Database management
  • Big data and data mining
  • Thesis of biostatistics I