The PHG Foundation has issued a bioinformatician briefing note. Now available online, it explores big data and the effects of its implementation on healthcare. 

With bioinformatics increasingly becoming an integral part of numerous fields, including healthcare, this briefing note is an important document. For anyone who has ever wondered what the role of a bioinformatician actually is, here is the answer (and some nice flow charts).

bioinformatician briefing note: venn diagram of bioinformatics

For more background click here.