From the International Medical Informatics Association

GMDS-IMIA HIS WG Workshop (Göttingen, Germany) – Call for Papers Closes 15 June

Our collegaue Prof. Stéphane Meystre, chair of the IMIA Working Group on Health Information Systems, announces the Call for Papers for a workshop to be held in Göttingen, Germany on 11 September 2014, in conjunction with the annual GMDS conference.

A satellite workshop on the topic of Research Databases will be held following the annual meeting of the German Society for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS) on Thursday, 11 September 2014. The workshop is organised by the GMDS “EHR data reuse for clinical research” working group in cooperation with the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) Health Information Systems Working Group and the “Infrastructure for Translational Research” working group of the Department of Medical Informatics at the Göttingen University Medical Center. The workshop will also include the 2nd European i2b2 Academic User Group Meeting.

The Announcement and Call for Papers document is downloadable [PDF, 200kb] and has full information. Deadline for submissions is 15 June, 2014.

Research groups working in the aforementioned areas and interested in presenting their work at this workshop are invited to submit a one page abstract by June 15th by e-mail to ulli.prokosch[at] The organization team will select the most interesting manuscripts for presentation from submitted national and international abstract submissions. We invite all interested researchers to participate in this international workshop, directly following the annual German Medical Informatics Conference held at the Göttingen University from September 8th to 10th 2014. Registration for this workshop is free and should be made by e-mail to ulli.prokosch[at]


May 21, 2014 Posted by | conference, education, Europe, WG | , , , | Leave a comment