Advanced Health Informatics Certification (AHIC) AMIA Development Timeline

  • 2016 AHIC Eligibility requirements published in JAMIA Creating Advanced Health Informatics Certification and Eligibility Requirements for Advanced Health Informatics Certification
  • 2016 Executive Director named to lead new AHIC certifying entity
  • 2015 AMIA Board of Directors approves Advanced Interprofessional Informatics Certification (AIIC) Work Group recommendations for Advanced Health Informatics Certification (AHIC)
  • 2014 Phase 2 formally begins: 2014 AMIA Board of Directors empanels AIIC Work Group, informed by 2012 Academic Forum Task Force on Advanced Interprofessional Informatics Certification
  • [2013 First class of board certified diplomates of the Clinical Informatics subspecialty announced]
  • 2009 Phase 1 formally begins: publication of the Core Content and Program Requirements for the subspecialty of clinical informatics in JAMIA
  • 2009 JAMIA editorial highlighted commitment to advanced certification for the full spectrum of primary disciplines
  • 2007 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant for AMIA to create content and program training requirements for clinical informatics
  • 2005 AMIA Annual Symposium town hall provided impetus for AMIA to pursue advanced certification (decision to start with medicine/physician certification, then follow with other professions)

Advanced Interprofessional Informatics Certification (AIIC) Work Group

Cynthia S. Gadd, PhD, MBA, MS, FACMI, Chair
Katherine P. Andriole, PhD, FSIIM
Connie W. Delaney, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
Douglas B. Fridsma, MD, PhD, FACP, FACMI
Karl F. Gumpper, B.S.Pharm., BCPS, CPHIMS, FASHP
Martin LaVenture, PhD, FACMI
Douglas Edward Rosendale, DO, FACOS, FACS
Dean F. Sittig, PhD, FACMI
Thankam P. Thyvalikakath, DMD
Peggy Turner, MS, RD/LD, FAND
Jeffrey J. Williamson, MEd

2012 Academic Forum Task Force on Advanced Interprofessional Informatics Certification

Cynthia S. Gadd, PhD, MBA, MS, FACMI, Chair*
Katherine P. Andriole, PhD, FSIIM
Connie W. Delaney, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
Douglas B. Fridsma, MD, PhD, FACP, FACMI
Karl F. Gumpper, B.S.Pharm., BCPS, CPHIMS, FASHP
Martin LaVenture, PhD, FACMI
Douglas Edward Rosendale, DO, FACOS, FACS
Dean F. Sittig, PhD, FACMI
Thankam P. Thyvalikakath, DMD
Peggy Turner, MS, RD/LD, FAND
Jeffrey J. Williamson, M.Ed.

*Don E. Detmer, MD, FACMI, served as the prior chair of the Work Group