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Informatics leaders recognized for accomplishments supporting the mission and vision AMIA.

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) is proud to announce the 2023 AMIA Leadership Award recipients. The leaders will be presented with their awards at the Opening Session, November 12 during the AMIA 2023 Annual Symposium in New Orleans.

AMIA’s Annual Symposium is the largest informatics event worldwide. The Symposium presents leading-edge scientific research on biomedical and health informatics, and more than 150 scientific sessions. The work presented spans the spectrum of the informatics field: translational bioinformatics, clinical research informatics, clinical informatics, consumer health informatics and public health informatics.

“Volunteers are the lifeblood of AMIA and the secret to our success as a professional community of informatics research and practice leaders. It is my honor to recognize the outstanding contributions of members who offered countless hours sharing expertise, shaping thought leadership, and strengthening the breadth and depth of our collaborative volunteer groups,” said Gretchen Purcell Jackson, MD, PhD, FACS, FACMI, FAMIA, AMIA Board Chair and President, Vice President and Scientific Medical Officer, Intuitive Surgical and Associate Professor of Surgery, Pediatrics, and Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

“These exceptional professionals have demonstrated a commitment to the mission and vision of AMIA—elevating the organization and the profession. We applaud their tremendous achievements.”

AMIA Leadership Awards

Outstanding volunteer service advancing the vision, mission, and goals of AMIA 25x5 to reduce clinician documentation burden.

The mission is to spread impactful solutions across the health system that decrease non-value-added documentation and leverage partnerships and advocacy with health systems, professional societies, and public/private sector organizations.

25x5 Burden Reduction Task Force Workstream Leads

  • Sarah Rossetti, RN, PhD, FACMI, FAMIA, FAAN (Task Force Lead)
  • Kenrick Cato, RN, PhD, CPHIMS, FAAN, FACMI (Board of Directors Liaison)
  • Sarah Corley, MD (Technology Requirements Workstream Lead)
  • Kathleen Kendle, MD, FAMIA (Health Professional/System Workstream Co-lead)
  • Deborah R. Levy, MD, MPH (Instrumental contributor and champion)
  • Rebecca Grochow Mishuris, MD, MS, MPH, FAMIA (Health Professional/System Workstream Co-lead)
  • Judy Murphy, DN (hon), RN, FACMI, LFHIMSS, FAAN (Instrumental contributor and champion)
  • S. Trent Rosenbloom, MD, MPH, FACMI, FAMIA (Formative work and champion)
  • Elizabeth Sloss, PhD, MBA, RN, CNL (Instrumental contributor and champion)
  • Victoria Tiase, PhD, RN-BC, FAMIA, FAAN, FNAP, ACHIP (Policy Workstream Lead)

Outstanding volunteer service as a liaison on ethics and creating the Policy North Stars.

  • Julia Adler-Milstein, PhD, FACMI

Outstanding volunteer service on Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) in informatics and as liaison to Physicians in AMIA (PINA)

  • Deepti Pandita, MD, FACP, FAMIA

Outstanding volunteer service on the AMIA Governance Task Force

  • Philip Payne, PhD, FACMI, FAMIA
  • Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI, LFHIMSS, FAAN

AMIA, the leading professional association for informatics professionals, is the center of action for 5,600 informatics professionals from more than 65 countries. As the voice of the nation’s top biomedical and health informatics professionals, AMIA and its members play a leading role in assessing the effect of health innovations on health policy and advancing the field of informatics. AMIA actively supports five domains in informatics: translational bioinformatics, clinical research informatics, clinical informatics, consumer health informatics, and public health informatics.