Membership

Clinical Informatics Community Of Practice

1868

diplomates certified in the
medical subspecialty of clinical informatics
 
AMIA is the professional home for clinical informatics and physicians certified in the medical subspecialty of clinical informatics.
 
AMIA is a leader in advancing clinical informatics practice in health care delivery. The organization was instrumental in bringing the subspecialty certification from idea in 2005 to reality in 2013 when the first board exam was administered and the first cohort of 456 physicians became diplomates. Today, AMIA is the home for 1000+ AMIA member physicians certified in the medical subspecialty of clinical informatics.
 
AMIA invested more than $2.5 million in resources to develop and launch the Clinical Informatics Board Review Course Live and On-demand. CIBRC is the premier education prep for future diplomates with more than 2799 learners preparing for the exam through use of 3364 products and face-to-face meetings.
 

AMIA supports the CICOP community

Multiple levels of assistance to help members connect, learn, grow and lead in the field.
 
Advocacy – Official representation on the Board of Directors through appointed CI liaisons connects the CICOP community directly to the AMIA leadership. AMIA builds executive level and staff relationships with organizations critical to the development and sustainability of the CI subspecialty through ABMS, ACGME, ACCME, ABPM, ABPath and CMSS.
 
Community – The AMIA Connect online community provides access to 1000+ AMIA member diplomates as a resource for discussion, networking and peer advice. Meeting space at live events is provided for face-to-face business and social activity.
 
Educational Services – AMIA hosts the annual Clinical Informatics Conference for 600+ practitioner attendees offering 70+ CME -eligible sessions. AMIA is ABPM’s designated partner in helping diplomates achieve continuing certification (CC) requirements. Through AMIA, diplomates receive dedicate AMIA staff assistance for Improvement of Medical Practice (IMP) project review of QI/PI projects and 360-assessments.
 
Recognition and Designation – Fellow status designation is offered to clinical informatics diplomates through the FAMIA program the Fellows of the American Medical Informatics Association (application and maintenance required). AMIA Clinical Informatics Fellows (ACIF), the growing group of 80+ physicians in accredited clinical informatics training programs find a home within AMIA. Clinical Informatics Program Directors (CIPD) for the 21 ACGME accredited clinical informatics fellowship programs have a leadership community within the AMIA Academic Forum. Additionally, many CIS diplomates are Fellows in the American College of Medical Informatics. (FACMI).
 
Professional Development and Career Opportunity – Conferences offer opportunity to present clinical informatics solutions and innovations as well as conference planning leadership roles. Job search, peer-to-peer relationship building and informal C-suite level mentoring relationships accessible through the CICOP community membership and activities.
 
JournalsACI - Applied Clinical Informatics Journal and ACI Open are the Official eJournals of AMIA and IMIA, a platform that allows sharing knowledge between clinical medicine and health IT specialists as well as bridging gaps between visionary design and successful and pragmatic deployment.
 

Clinical Informatics Subspecialty Leadership

Secretary, AMIA Board of Directors
Primary Liaison from AMIA Board of Directors to
AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice
Past Chair, AMIA Board of Directors
Additional Liaison from AMIA Board of Directors to
AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice
Strategic Visioning Task Force from the AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice
2020-2025 Strategic Visioning Task Force from the
AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice
Director, AMIA Board of Directors
Additional Liaison from AMIA Board of Directors to
AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice
Chair

AMIA Clinical Informatics Community of Practice