Medical Informatics

BioInformatics

Human Genome Project

Personalized/Precision Medicine

Rational Drug Design

Comparative Genomics

Protein Folding@Home and FoldIt

Public Health Informatics

Surveillance (such as BioSense, NEDSS, Google Flu Trends)

Modeling

Geographical Information Systems in Public Health (including John Snow's Cholera Map)

Use of Cell Phones in Public Health

Clinical Informatics

Advantages and Drawbacks of EMRs

Use of EMRs for Data Mining

Medical Expert Systems

Telemedicine and Telesurgery

3D Printing and Medicine


Imaging Informatics

Teleradiology and Nighthawking

PACS and DICOM

Computer aided diagnosis

Human Connectome and Brain Mapping Projects

Virtual Autopsy


Medical Applications of Virtual and Augmented Reality

Risks

Human Errors, and Usability and Design Problems

Bugs

Security and Malware

Privacy Issues

Therac 25 and Radiation Treatment

This could be considered a bug, but it is such an important example that it gets its own category.

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