The IMIA Vision

    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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    Dr Lyn Hanmer Receives Inaugural Sedick Isaacs Award (

    Dr Lyn Hanmer received the inaugural Sedick Isaacs Award at a ceremony on 09 March 2015, at the recent HELINA conference in Accra, Ghana. As part of the award, she gave a keynote presentation "The importance of partnerships for Health Informatics development in HELINA and other low-resource settings" at the HELINA conference.

    IMIA Yearbook 2014 on PubMed Central (

    The IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics is now available on PubMed Central. See for the link to contents. Currently, only the 2014 edition of the IMIA Yearbook is available via this route.The Yearbook 2014 is also available
    directly from our publishers, Schattauer, at

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