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The 2022 Election is now closed.

Eligibility to Vote

If you are eligible to vote, you should have already received an e-mail from Votenet Solutions, Inc. with instructions on how to cast your vote. Please check your SPAM folder for mail from the sender.

The online voting site is now open and contains biographical information submitted by each nominee. Information about candidates is also presented below by position. The election site closes on Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.

  • Board of Directors: AMIA’s regular, retired and life members in good standing are eligible to vote.
  • Working Groups: All members of each working group (including students) are eligible to vote in Working Group elections.

Board of Directors


The Board Chair-Elect is an officer of AMIA and serves in that role for 1 year. The Board Chair is the principal officer of AMIA and the serves in that role for 2 years. Both positions require nominees to be a member of AMIA in good standing who has demonstrated commitment, active service and leadership, is committed to furthering AMIA’s mission and vision, and will have served previously as a member of the AMIA Board of Directors. Term of office for Chair-Elect is January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2023. Term of office for Board Chair is January 1, 2024, through December 31, 2025.


Paul Fu, Jr., MD, MPH, FAMIA, FAAP
City of Hope National Medical Center
Genevieve Melton-Meaux, MD, PhD, FACMI
University of Minnesota, Institute for Health Informatics (IHI)

Board Director

The Board of Directors is the principal policy making body of AMIA and is responsible for AMIA’s strategic plan. A successful board member is supportive of AMIA’s mission and speaks knowledgeably about AMIA and informatics. S/he is an active and visible member of AMIA and the informatics community. The Board is accountable to AMIA’s members. Directors serve a three-year term and may be elected to serve two consecutive terms. Term of office for four Directors is January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2025.


Four directors will be elected:

Gregory Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, FIAHSI
Columbia University School of Nursing
Jake Chen, PhD, FACMI
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Informatics Institute
Peter Elkin, MD
University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
(Candidate successfully petitioned)
Sabrina Hsueh, PhD
Bayesian Health
Shauna Overgaard, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Deepti Pandita, MD, FACP, FAMIA
Hennepin Healthcare
Paulina Sockolow, DrPH, MS, MBA
Drexel University
Victoria Tiase, PhD, RN-BC, FAMIA, FAAN
University of Utah
Li Zhou, PhD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital | Harvard Medical School

Working Group Elections

If you are eligible to vote in a working group election, you will find the ballot(s) upon logging into the Votnet election site.

Election Results

Official election results will be announced during the State of the Association Meeting held in conjunction with the AMIA 2022 Annual Symposium on November 8. The Nominating Committee thanks you for your thoughtful consideration of these and other possible nominees.


Meet the Candidates

The AMIA Nominating Committee hosted a 90 minute forum to hear the candidates' thoughts and vision for the AMIA community. 

Watch the recording