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Featured Programs

AMIA’s educational programs cluster around the five domains it supports and timely issues central to informatics, including —but not limited to— Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records, data stewardship, workforce training, data privacy and security, and unintended consequences.

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AMIA 2022 Artificial Intelligence Evaluation Showcase

Artificial Intelligence is moving and shaping health and healthcare at lighting speed. The benefits of AI are multifold, but informatics research and practice is needed for the systematic and comprehensive evaluation of AI tools. AI in health and healthcare must be safely and effectively deployed in healthcare settings. Such evaluation […]
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Health Informatics Review Course

A New Health Informatics Certification AMIA is the professional home for leaders in health informatics. AMIA’s digital education initiative has offered online and virtual education for more than a decade. The Health Informatics Certification Commission launched the AMIA Health Informatics Certification (AHIC) exam in 2021 to recognize excellence through a […]
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AMIA 10x10 Virtual Courses

AMIA's 10x10 program utilizes curricular content from certified informatics training programs and other AMIA educational initiatives. Topics range from introductory health informatics courses to more specialized courses focusing on nursing informatics and clinical decision support. These courses are ideal for those looking to advance their health care profession with informatics […]
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AMIA Health Informatics Certification (AHIC)

Become an AMIA Certified Health Informatics Professional For over 35 years, American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) members have been leading the effort to transform healthcare through informatics practice, research, and education. AMIA is committed to advancing the field, supporting informatics professionals, and promoting informatics best practice to assure that health […]
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Featured Communities

AMIA Connect is the home to all of the association's online communities. Network with current members and exchange information on a particular area of special interest.

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Physicians in AMIA

Physicians comprise more than 40 percent of AMIA’s membership. Their expertise is represented in research and practice and throughout the leadership of AMIA. Physicians have multiple member-only communities and working groups focused on topic-specific interests, such as Implementation, Clinical Decision Support and Primary Care Informatics. AMIA’s Clinical Informatics Conference and […]
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Nursing Informatics

The nursing informatics community within AMIA offers numerous opportunities for leadership, networking, collaboration, conference presentations, certification and recognition as a nurse informatician. Joining AMIA and the Nursing Informatics working group connects you with more than 400 nurse informaticians. Working Group Nursing Informatics is the "science and practice (that) integrates nursing […]
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Physicians in AMIA

Physicians comprise more than 40 percent of AMIA’s membership. Their expertise is represented in research and practice and throughout the leadership of AMIA. Physicians have multiple member-only communities and working groups focused on topic-specific interests, such as Implementation, Clinical Decision Support and Primary Care Informatics. AMIA’s Clinical Informatics Conference and […]
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Nursing Informatics

The nursing informatics community within AMIA offers numerous opportunities for leadership, networking, collaboration, conference presentations, certification and recognition as a nurse informatician. Joining AMIA and the Nursing Informatics working group connects you with more than 400 nurse informaticians. Working Group Nursing Informatics is the "science and practice (that) integrates nursing […]
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AMIA News Center

Stay up-to-date on news related to the association including messages from the President, member spotlights, and more.

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AMIA Calls for National Data Enclave to Avoid ‘Data Discovery Divide’

December 3, 2021

In response to an NIH request for information (RFI) on search capabilities across the biomedical landscape for NIH-wide data discovery, AMIA called for the creation of a sustainable, national data enclave to allow organizations and researchers to build out pieces that will be relevant to them.
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AMIA Offers Input on FDA Real-World Data Use for Regulatory Decision-Making

November 29, 2021

In comments submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), AMIA applauded the scientific rigor and thoughtfulness with which FDA approached its draft guidance, “Real-World Data: Assessing Electronic Health Records and Medical Claims Data To Support Regulatory Decision-Making for Drug and Biological Products Draft Guidance.” AMIA made several recommendations to […]
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Why Informatics

Every day people benefit from informaticians’ ability to accelerate healthcare’s transformation by collecting, analyzing and applying data directly to care decisions. Data produced throughout health and healthcare are the driving force of informatics and its ability to innovate critical advancements that directly benefit people.

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Publications & Journals

AMIA publishes a number of outreach materials for its membership and for external communities to provide news and views on a wide span of topics related to informatics. The bimonthly scholarly journal, JAMIA, publishes scientific research on informatics in biomedicine and health. You can also keep up-to-date through reading peer-reviewed journal articles as a component of a continuing education program of study for professionals.

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