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President's Message

Announcing AMIA 2020 Virtual Clinical Informatics

March 27, 2020
After careful consideration and based on the growing outbreak of the coronavirus in the U.S., we are shifting our live AMIA 2020 Clinical Informatics Conference (CIC) to a virtual meeting. We know that many of our members and attendees work in health care environments, and are directly impacted and involved
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Announcing: AMIA 2020 Virtual Clinical Informatics Conference

March 27, 2020
After careful consideration and based on the growing outbreak of the coronavirus in the U.S., we are shifting our live AMIA 2020 Clinical Informatics Conference (CIC) to a virtual meeting. We know that many of our members and attendees work in health care environments, and are directly impacted and involved
President's Message

Save the Date - AMIA 2020 Virtual Informatics Summit

March 12, 2020
As noted in my last message, the AMIA team and Informatics Summit Scientific Program Committee (SPC) are committed to offering you a virtual program in light of the recent cancellation of the AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit due to the coronavirus outbreak. I am pleased to announce the AMIA 2020 Virtual
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Digital Learning - Call for Professional Development Instructors

March 10, 2020
Ask any AMIA member who has attended a conference and you’ll find an informatician impressed with the knowledge and skill of our presenters. AMIA is where the experts are, and the opportunity to share expertise with the health and healthcare community is second to none. That’s why I’m pleased with

AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit Cancellation

March 7, 2020
Today, after careful consideration and based on recent reports from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), we are announcing the cancellation of the AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit, which is scheduled to take place in Houston, Texas, March 23-26. Our
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AMIA Statement on AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit Cancellation

March 7, 2020
Today, after careful consideration and based on recent reports from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), we are announcing the cancellation of the AMIA 2020 Informatics Summit, which is scheduled to take place in Houston, Texas, March 23-26. Our
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Clinical Informatics Community of Practice Update

February 3, 2020
As the AMIA Board Chair, I am honored and privileged to represent your community and your needs to the AMIA Board. Clinical informatics is an integral piece of our profession, and I look forward to working with each of you as we continue to transform healthcare through the advancement of
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Welcome Message from AMIA Board Chair, Patti Dykes

January 16, 2020
I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself as your new Board Chair. For those who don’t know me, my name is Patti Dykes, and I am honored and privileged to represent you, the AMIA membership. As you know, informatics is a dynamic field. We all came to informatics
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AMIA: NIH Misses Mark on Data Sharing Proposals

January 13, 2020
Nation’s health informatics experts urge NIH to dramatically revise draft data management and sharing policy to maximize the value of scientific dataBETHESDA, MD – Last week the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) warned the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that its proposed data management and sharing policy would be detrimental
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AMIA Supports Updated FDA CDS Draft Guidance, but Seeks Additional Clarity

January 9, 2020
Nation’s clinical informatics experts urge FDA to take further steps to understand what kinds of CDS are currently used and planned for development across healthcare delivery organizations.On December 26, AMIA offered comments on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) second iteration of its guidance for regulating clinical decision support