The mission of the Informatics Collaboratory for Design, Development and Dissemination (ic3d), or the Informatics Collaboratory, is to advance biomedical discovery and healthcare delivery through novel computational tools and information technologies.
To achieve this mission, the members of the Informatics Collaboratory seek excellence and leadership in:
Fostering collaborative engagement with the healthcare and biomedical research community to effectively use informatics in system design, decision-making, problem solving and scientific inquiry
Advancing innovative research on theories, methods and tools for generating, modeling, managing, analyzing, and interpreting biomedical data and knowledge
Providing interdisciplinary education that enables students and professionals to undertake scholarly work in biomedical informatics, ranging from algorithm development to socio-technical studies