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Public Biography
currently Prof in Psychiatry at Univ of Illinois-Chicago. MD-PhD degrees from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. More than 30 years experience in neuroscience research, more than 20 years experience in biomedical informatics and genomics.

Historic ACMI Biography

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Dr. Neil Smalheiser is a major contributor to text mining and bioinformatics research, with over 30 years in translational research in neuroscience. He developed Arrowsmith, a suite of free, public, informatics tools that are designed to accelerate scientific discovery and collaboration. He has leadership roles in ACM, AMIA, and ASIST.


Fellows of AMIA (FAMIA)

FAMIA stands for “Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association” and it recognizes the contributions and professional accomplishments of AMIA members who apply informatics skills and knowledge to their practice – be that in a clinical setting, a public or population health capacity, or as a clinical researcher.

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The American College of Medical Informatics

ACMI is a college of elected Fellows from the U.S. and abroad who have made significant and sustained contributions to the field of medical informatics. It is the central body for a community of scholars and practitioners who are committed to advancing the informatics field.

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Journals and Publications Committee


The Journals and Publications Committee oversees AMIA’s journals, partner-journals, and publications, including monitoring relations with and the performance of the journals' publishers and editors, developing and reviewing policies on matters that affect the journals.

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