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Current Affiliation: Associate Professor and SmartState Chair in Biomedical  Informatics, Medical University of South Carolina; Chief Technology Officer at Health Sciences; CEO of Clinacuity, Inc.
Education:
MD, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
MS, Medical Informatics, University of California, Davis
PhD, Medical Informatics, University of Utah

AMIA represents the biomedical informatics field in the U.S. as an organized group of experts who can explain and support our field.

Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah; Informatics Researcher, Knowledge Based System, Office of Informatics and Analytics, Veterans Administration
Education:
BS, Nursing, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
MPH, Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore
PhD, Medical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine

I want public health students to be introduced to informatics, and informatics students to be introduced to public health.

Current Affiliation: President, MedMorph LLC, Odessa, Fla.
Education:
BS, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
MS, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio
MD, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio
Board Certified in Family Medicine and Clinical Informatics

My interest has always been what we can do to leverage and improve safety with electronic systems ...

Current Affiliation: Professor and Program Director, Biomedical Informatics Program, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Education:
MD, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
MSc, Biomedical Science, McMaster University, Canada
BHSc, Health Science, McMaster University, Canada

The Academic Forum of AMIA is a definite source and helps to keep me updated.

Current Affiliation: Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine; Fellowship Director, Medical Informatics, Indiana University School of Medicine; Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute, Inc.
Education: MD, University of Vermont School of Medicine 

Informatics is a way of increasing our efficiency as doctors.

Current Affiliation: Director, Informatics Strategy, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York
Education:
BS, Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
MS, Nursing Informatics, Columbia University, New York

I serve as the bridge between the information technology folk in the hospital and the clinicians ...

Current Affiliation: Herbert Irving Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York
Education:
PhD, Biomedical Informatics, Stanford University
MS, Biomedical Informatics, Stanford University
BS, Computational Mathematics, Arizona State University
BS, Molecular Biosciences/Biotechnology, Arizona State University

AMIA is important to me because it gives me a deep network of colleagues to collaborate with, to learn from, to work together to change medicine.

Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Division of Translational Informatics, Duke University School of Medicine
Education: 2007, PhD, Biomedical Informatics, Stanford University
1996, AB, Biology, Harvard University

Informatics has been the perfect combination of my passion for biology, and making people’s health better. It also utilizes my love of computer science, programming, and thinking about data and algorithms, and getting to write code.

Current Affiliation: Associate Professor of Medical Informatics at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Education: 2007, PhD, Computer Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
2002, B. Eng. Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, India

My work lies at the intersection of computer science, engineering, and clinical practice in the healthcare industry, where the role of advanced informatics methodology and its applications can help us understand our current practice of healthcare today and develop approaches.

Current Affiliation: Associate Professor, Department of Health Informatics and Information Management, Program Director for Master’s in Health Informatics, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Research, School of Biological Sciences, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana

Education: 2006, PhD, Computational Analysis and Modeling Louisiana Tech University Ruston LA
1999, Master of Computer Applications, Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal, India
1996, BA, English Literature and Psychology, Barkatullah University, Bhopal India

I teach healthcare courses at the graduate level, which has computation elements in them, such as databases of healthcare, computerized efficient support systems, and data mining in healthcare.

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