IMIA News

From the International Medical Informatics Association

HIC 2012 (Sydney, 30 July – 02 August) – Program Launch and Registration Open

Registration is now open for HIC 2012, to be held in Sydney, Australia on 30 July – 02 August – see http://www.hisa.org.au/page/hic2012 HIC 2012 is the annual conference of HISA, the Health Informatics Society of Australia – http://www.hisa.org.au

Among the many keynote speakers are Michael Bainbridge, Adjunct Professor Clinical Informatics, University of British Columbia, Canada; Peter Fleming, CEO, NEHTA; Fernando Martin Sanchez, Chair of Health informatics, University of Melbourne;  Adam McLeod, Director of Strategy and E-Health, Inner East Medicare Local; and Matthew Holt, Author, The Health Care Blog, Co-Chairman, Health 2.0. With the primary theme of Health Informatics – Building a Healthcare Future through Trusted Information, HIC2012 will focus on consumers, practitioners, researchers and industry.

Early Bird registration closes at midnight on Monday 4th June.

May 21, 2012 Posted by | Asia-Pacific, Australia, conference, education | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SINI2012, July 18-20, Baltimore – Full Schedule Online

The 22nd Annual Summer Institute in Nursing Informatics (SINI 2012) will be held on July 18-20, 2012
, with pre-conference tutorials on July 16 and 17, 2012. The theme will be “National and Global Priorities in Informatics and Health Care”. The event will be held, as in recent years, at University of Maryland School of Nursing, 655 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA. Full information is on the website at http://nursing.umaryland.edu/sini/ – including the full schedule of presenters and other activities.

Keynote presenters include William M. Tierney, MD, President and CEO of the Regenstrief Institute, Inc., Associate Dean for Clinical Effectiveness Research and Sam Regenstrief Professor of Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine; and Heimar de Fatima Marin, PhD, RN, FACMI, Professor and Director, Graduate Program in Economics and Health Informatics, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, and Chair, IMIA NISIG.

May 21, 2012 Posted by | conference, education, nursing, USA | , , , , , | Leave a comment