International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA)

Association internationale d'informatique médicale

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History

May 1979, by International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP), as a Special Interest Group replacing the former IFIP Technical Committee 4 'Information Processing in Health Care and Biomedical Research'. Statutes most recently updated, 12 Sep 2010, Cape Town (South Africa). Registered in accordance with Swiss Civil Code.

Aims

Promote informatics in health care and biomedical research; move theory into practice by linking academic and research informaticians with care givers, consultants, vendors and vendor-based researchers; promote cross fertilization of health informatics information across geographical and professional boundaries; serve as a catalyst for worldwide health information infrastructures for patient care and health research; monitor the range of special interest areas and focus support on new developments; minimize fragmentation between scientific and operational medical informaticians; harmonize competing organizations that emerge to address informatics issues; adapt to changes in the medical informatics marketplace and discipline.

Future Events

2019 Lyon, France – MedInfo : Biennial World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics

Past Events(3)

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Activities

Events/meetings; research/documentation; training/education through International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI).

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Consultative Status

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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 6 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 56 countries
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Subjects *

  • Medicine
    • Medicine
  • Informatics, Classification
    • Informatics

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

UIA Org ID

C9451

Last News Received

2018
* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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