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Rolland H. Reiter


The Rolland H. Reiter Scholarship in Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah is awarded to a student chosen based on their interest and contributions to clinical application of biomedical informatics with an emphasis on enhancing the quality and/or reducing waste in medicine. The award will go towards their tuition up to $6,000.

Eligibility & Application Process


  • Applicants must be a MS (thesis or non-thesis based) candidate in good standing in the Department of Biomedical Informatics.

  • Applicants must be working full-time in health informatics at a hospital, a health care system, or a private software or service company related to health care informatics.

Application Process

To apply, please submit the following to Barb Saffel:

  • A current CV

  • A letter explaining how you are fulfilling the goals of the donor

  • Two letters of support (One letter from a BMI faculty and one from your employer. Recommenders should send their letters directly to Barb Saffel.)


2022 Fall - Jeffrey Bernhardt, Josh Uda, and Kelsey Nicholson, MS Candidates

2021 Fall - Jeffrey Bernhardt, MS Candidate

2021 Spring - Andreas Martinson, MS Candidate

2020 – Mary Shea O’Brien, MS Candidate

2018 – Gabby Iorg, MS Candidate

2017 – Nicholas Consiglio, MS Candidate

2016 – Darin Humphreys, MS Candidate

2014 – Darin Humphreys, MS Candidate

Ways to Give

You can help the Department of Biomedical Informatics continue to progress with even a small contribution.

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