190180 Introduction to the Unified Process

Saturday, October 25, 2008: 1:30 PM

John H. Holmes, PhD , Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Janise Richards, MS, MPH, PhD , National Center for Public Health Informatics/Global Aids Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
The Unified Process within systems development provides the foundation for an information architecture that supports the use of information systems within public health. This presentation highlights key concepts within the Unified Process.

Learning Objectives:
Define the Unified Process. Describe the iterative development process. List the four phases of the Unified Process.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Developer and instructor of numerous courses in epidemiology, public health, and informatics Author or coauthor of over 60 publications and book chapters relating to epidemiology, public health surveillance, and informatics Numerous presentations at national and international scientific meetings Chair, Education Committee, American Medical Informatics Association Fellow, American College of Medical Informatics Member, American College of Epidemiology
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.