Health Information Technology Research Experience for Undergraduates
University of Central Arkansas
Program Dates: May 20, 2012 - July 21, 2012
Deadline: March 24, 2012
This Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) project is a nine-week program at the University of Central Arkansas, in which students work collaboratively on a wide variety of computational science projects. Ten undergraduate students will be selected to participate, to conduct research with active and experience research faculty in Health Information Technology.
The technology and research skills learned will have general applicability to research and practice in future studies. We provide a close collaboration with our industry partners. In addition to work on assigned research projects, special field trips to major local companies and universities will be arranged.
- Nine-week high-quality applied research program
- Intern with active and experience research faculty
- Graduate school and career orientation sessions throughout the program
- Training to perform individual and collaborative research
- Learning to write quality research papers and present research
The project provides undergraduate students with competitive research experience to tackle a variety of significant HIT problems, in the following areas: image processing, data mining, health informatics, mobile device programming, software engineering, security and privacy.