HIC achieve independent Security Certification ISO270001

Group photograph of HIC staff holding the Security Certificate

The University of Dundee's Health Informatics Centre (HIC) has been awarded a sought-after information security certification. The ISO27001:2013 certificate is an internationally recognised ‘gold standard’ in information security. Organisations hoping to achieve the certificate are required to pass an intensive audit of their data management process, hardware, computer systems and security policies. Even after the award is signed off by Certification Europe, further external audits are carried out every six months to ensure standards in data management are maintained and improvem...

University of Dundee contributing to €50m programme to develop new antibiotic treatments for cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis

Find out more about the University of Dundee's involvement in this project: http://www.dundee.ac.uk/news/2015/dundee-contributing-to-50m-programme-to-develop-new-antibiotic-treatments-for-cystic-fibrosis-and-bronchiectasis-.php ...

New research published in the Lancet on the long term effect of Lithium maintenance therapy on renal function

Read the full article in The Lancet: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpsy/article/PIIS2215-0366(15)00316-8/fulltext  ...

BCS Health Informatics Scotland (HIS) Conference

Find out more about the BCS conference: BCS HIS15 conference leaflet1 BCS Health Informatics Scotland RT- CFP 2015 - Final  ...

Publication of Paper - Genetics of diabetic neuropathic pain

Research from the University of Dundee could one day help identify which diabetic patients are most likely to experience neuropathic pain and how best to treat them by studying their genetic make-up. Senior author Professor Blair Smith...