The Beamtree and University of Sydney collaboration will see the first senior academic appointment in clinical informatics in Australia – the Beamtree Associate Professor of Clinical Informatics. The appointment will lead a new research team in the Faculty of Medicine and Health at The University of Sydney to innovate in the use of health data so that cutting-edge approaches to biomedical informatics and AI can support sustainable, high-quality health care around the world.
The appointment will lead the research efforts across several areas, including:
- New methods for making patient data available to support clinical decision support tools
- Better mapping patient data to assist in research and clinical surveillance activities
- Applying machine learning and other data science models to patient data