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Keeping up with the literature in biomedical and health informatics is an essential professional endeavor – but one that is daunting, given the exponential proliferation of peer-reviewed publications in the field. One way to stay up-to-date is to turn to colleagues for their recommendations on what are the most relevant, interesting, or innovative papers.

AMIA communicates these most notable papers each year through the "Year in Review" session at the Annual Symposium. The “YIR” is consistently one of the most highly attended and valued sessions in the agenda.

To prepare the YIR for the AMIA 2019 Annual Symposium, AMIA’s Working Groups provided papers in their respective domains (nearly 90 in total) that represent the most influential or significant work published during the period of September 2018 through September 2019. Dr. Jim Cimino then summarized these papers, focusing on 57 with the highest impact and broadest interest—along with a nod to some of the most entertaining. 

This activity brings this broadly interesting and engaging session-along with hyperlinks to abstracts and articles-to those informatics professionals who were unable to attend the live session.

Target Audience

Board-certified clinical informaticians and other informatics professionals.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this CME internet enduring material, the learner should be better able to:

  • incorporate important articles in biomedical and health informatics published in the previous year into one’s reading portfolio of published peer-reviewed literature

Accreditation Statement

The American Medical Informatics Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The American Medical Informatics Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

AMIA does not offer refunds for online products. We are always happy to discuss any issues you may be having with our online courses.

Registration Information

  • Upon purchase you will receive an access link via email. 
  • Purchase of this product includes 1-year subscription access.  Using your AMIA login, you will have access to the content for a year – from date of purchase.
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Course Format(s): On Demand
Price: $75 Members, $125 Non-members
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