01 June 2020 | News
First program on Digital Health and Imaging starting July 2020
Bengaluru based Indian Institute of Science (IISc), India’s leading institution for advanced education and research in sciences and engineering, has signed a multi-year partnership with TalentSprint.
The Advanced Certification Program in Digital Health & Imaging is the first program to be launched under this partnership, starting July 2020.
Targeted towards professionals keen to master cutting edge tech solutions in eHealth, personalized healthcare, biotech, medical devices, wearables and digital therapeutics, the six-month program will be offered in a hybrid format suitable for executive education. Applications are now open for the first cohort of select 50 candidates.
Speaking on the occasion, Professor Anurag Kumar, Director of IISc, said: “Our research and teaching with an emphasis on doctoral and post graduate programs are world renowned. The partnership with TalentSprint will allow us to open up executive education to individual learners. The debut program, Advanced Certification Program in Digital Health & Imaging, is at the intersection of data sciences and biomedical sciences. This field has been emerging over the last few years and has gathered serious momentum in the wake of Covid-19.”
The Advanced Certification Program in Digital Health & Imaging will be led by Dr Phaneendra Yalavarthy, Associate Professor at the Department of Computational & Data Sciences, IISc. He will partner with a team of top-tier IISc faculty to teach this course in executive format, starting July 2020.