Announcements

  • AMIA 2023 membership renewal is open!

    Ensure uninterrupted access to your membership benefits, including access to JAMIA, discounts on live meetings, networking opportunities with fellow informaticians, and educational offerings. Take a moment to renew your AMIA membership for 2023.  

  • JAMIA Student Editorial Board Call for Applicants

    AMIA is seeking applications from informatics trainees for positions on the Student Editorial Board (SEB). The SEB provides outstanding informatics trainees with opportunities to receive in-depth exposure to the peer-review process and the operation of a scientific medical journal.  Deadline: November 29.
  • Panel Discussion:

    Pharmacy Leaders Unpack Medication Reconciliation as a Crucial Patient Safety Practice

    Sponsored by DrFirst

    Tuesday, September 27; 1:00 p.m. ET

    Speakers: Sara M. Panella, PharmD, BCPS, CPh.; JoLeigh Sutton, PharmD, BCPS; Colin Banas, MD, MHA

  • JAMIA Journal Club

    JAMIA Journal Club: Comprehension, Utility, and Preferences of Prostate Cancer Survivors for Visual Timelines of Patient-Reported Outcomes Co-Designed for Limited Graph Literacy

    October 13; 3:00 p.m. ET

    Speakers: Andrea Hartzler, PhD; Lauren Snyder, PhD, MPH

  • Let's Connect! AMIA Afternoon Break featuring AMIA Working Groups

    Networking for Busy Informaticians

    Take an hour and pop into this month’s networking afternoon break. The September webinar featured the Primary Care Informatics Working Group and the People and Organizational Issues-Evaluation Working Group. Attendees will meet the committee members, discuss what they do, and learn how to get involved.

  • Vote Now: 2022 AMIA Board of Directors and Working Group Elections

    Vote Now: 2022 AMIA Board of Directors and Working Group Elections

    It’s time to cast your vote for AMIA Board of Directors and Working Group leaders. If you are eligible to vote, you should have received an email from Votenet Solutions, Inc., with instructions on how to cast your vote. Please check your SPAM folder for mail from the sender.

    Voting is open through 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, October 23. Results will be announced at the State of the Association meeting on Tuesday, November 8, held in conjunction with the AMIA 2022 Annual Symposium. Let your voice be heard and vote today
  • JAMIA Journal Club: Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Pathologists’ Decisions: An Experiment

    September 8; 3:00 p.m. EDT
    Speaker: Julien Meyer, MSc, PhD
  • AMIA Board Candidate Forum Webinar

    Wednesday, September 14; 3:00 p.m. ET

    Moderators: Gretchen Purcell Jackson, MD, PhD, FACS, FACMI, FAMIA, AMIA President and Board Chair; Patricia Dykes, PhD, MA, RN, FACMI, AMIA Past President and Board Chair.

    The AMIA Nominating Committee is hosting a Board Candidate Forum in September to discuss key topics that impact AMIA communities. Join us in meeting the slate of candidates for the upcoming of Board of Directors election.

  • Leveraging Advancements in Data Exchange to Provide Improved Patient Care

    Sponsored by Oracle Cerner

    Thursday, September 22; 2:00 p.m. ET
    Speakers: Paul L. Wilder; Mike Warner
  • Academic Forum Webinar Series: Health Informatics Professional Education, & Industry Opportunities

    Friday, September 16; 4:00 p.m. ET

    Panelists: Chris Macintosh, RN; Charlie Harp

    The Academic Leaders in Nursing Informatics and the Professional Master’s Educators are jointly moderating a series of webinars.
  • Let's Connect! AMIA Afternoon Break

    Wednesday, August 10 3:00 p.m. ET

    Join us for the Let's Connect! Afternoon Break featuring the Women in AMIA Steering Committee.
  • Let’s Connect! AMIA Afternoon Break

    July 13; 4:00 p.m. ET

    Networking for Busy Informaticians

    Take 45 minutes and pop into this month's networking break. Bring your own snack, coffee or smoothie. 

    What happens in a Let's Connect! AMIA Afternoon Break?

    • Meet people like you - informaticians from across the country
    • Short discussion about AMIA Working Groups - what they do and how they can benefit you
    • New topics, new hosts each month
    • Time for your questions

    July's Afternoon Break will feature the Consumer Health Informatics Working Group and the Nursing Informatics Working Group. Learn more.

  • JAMIA Journal Club: Demographic Differences in Willingness to Share Electronic Health Records in the

    Thursday, July 14; 3:00 p.m. ET

    Speakers: Cathryn Peltz, PhD, Henry Ford Health System; Christine Joseph, PhD, MPH, Henry Ford Health System.
  • Empowering the Cancer Continuum and Beyond with Integrated Clinical Data

    Sponsored by Cerner

    Thursday, July 21; 2:00 p.m. ET

    Speakers: Danielle Cooley, RN-BC, BSN, OCN, Lead Project Manager, Clinical Oncology, Cerner; Brianne Glasbrenner, RN-BC, BSN, Lead Product Manager, Clinical Oncology, Cerner; Nathan Vavroch, Senior Director, Data Strategy and Products, Cerner.

  • AMIA Connect Temporarily Down 5/12/2022

    Please note, we have a technology upgrade on May 12. AMIA Connect is temporarily down as our systems integrate, but will be active by the end of the day.
  • AMIA Board and Working Group Leadership Nominations

    Call for Nominees: AMIA Board of Directors and Working Group Leaders


    Dedicated and Inclusive. Smart and Diverse.

    AMIA Leadership for a Lasting Legacy.


    Are you ready and willing to serve the Association, its members and the profession? AMIA volunteers are the cornerstone to the organization.

     

    The Nominating Committee welcomes nominations for the following board positions:

    • Board Chair-Elect (must have served previously as a member of the AMIA Board of Directors)
    • Director (4 positions open)

    Apply Today!
    Deadline: June 30, 2022


    Experienced, thoughtful, forward-thinking individuals with diverse experience are sought for volunteer leadership. Members are encouraged to self-nominate or recommend that other qualified members nominate themselves. Candidates will be required to complete the online Biographical Information Form and upload a photograph of themselves.


    Read about elections and nominate yourself for a Board position HERE.


    For questions about board elections, send a message to Nina Richards, Director of Governance, nina@amia.org.

  • AMIA LEAD Fund Trainee Award Application

    The AMIA Leadership and Education Award Donation (LEAD) Fund is pleased to sponsor a trainee meeting scholarship for the AMIA 2022 Clinical Informatics Conference (CIC). The purpose of the award program is to cover trainee registration for the 2022 AMIA Clinical Informatics Conference (CIC) in order to present their research. (Note: open to trainees who have an accepted presentation.) The AMIA LEAD Fund anticipates awarding up to 6 scholarships for CIC, with each award covering meeting registration. If you are an AMIA student member presenting during the 2022 CIC, apply now. Deadline: March 15.