Yearb Med Inform 1998; 07(01): 95-100
DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1637891
Research and Education
Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart

Medical Informatics and Telemedicine at the Politecnico di Milano

F. Pinciroli
1  Dept. of Medical Informatics, Department of Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
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Publication Date:
10 March 2018 (online)


Research and training programs in Medical Informatics and Telemedicine offered at the Politecnico di Milano are summarized. The educational pathways refer to the programs of: the (5-years) Laurea Degree, the (3-years) Diploma Universitario Degree, the post-Laurea (3-years) Doctoral Degree, the (1-year) Master’s Degree, and a Continuing Education Program. The research programs focus on databases and extend to optimization of the ‘Visible Human Dataset-Milano Mirror Site’ services. Additional activities relate to standardization at both the Italian and European levels, and to cooperation with hospitals and manufacturers.