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    The International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) is the world body for health and biomedical informatics. As an 'association of associations', IMIA acts as a bridging organisation, bringing together the constituent organisations and their members. IMIA provides leadership and expertise to the multidisciplinary, health focused community and to policy makers, to enable the transformation of healthcare in accord with the world-wide vision of improving the health of the world population.

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    Due to the holiday period, there may be some delay in replying to communications sent to IMIA between 22 December and 05 January.

    Medinfo2015 Paper/Poster Submission Deadline - 22 December 2014 (revision)(

    Information will be continuously updated on the Medinfo2015 website -
    - and through IMIA's website and social media channels. We ask all IMIA members and colleagues to help promote the event and encourage them to submit materials and attend.
    For submissions, go to:  In addition to submitting your work, we encourage you to sign up as a reviewer.
    Important deadlines:
    Full Paper, Student Paper, Vision Paper, Poster submissions  22 December 2014
    Panel, Tutorial, Workshop and Demo submissions                   15 January 2015

    MIE2015 (Madrid, Spain) - Call for Submissions - Extended Deadlines (

    The European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) and the Spanish Society of Health Informatics (SEIS), Spain invite you to submit your contributions to the 26th Medical Informatics Europe Conference, MIE2015, which will be held from 27 to 29 May 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The theme of MIE2015 is “Digital healthcare empowering Europeans”.

Deadline for Workshops, Panels, Special events (nonindexed) proposals is extended to December 22nd.
    Visit the conference website for further information and keynotes preview.

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    Peter Murray, IMIA CEO; 19 December, 2014