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us: American Medical Informatics Association


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    • us: AMIA
    • us: A.M.I.A.
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        1989
    • Associated Locale

        Bethesda, Md.
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  • Sources

    • found: AMIA Congress 82. c1982: p. v (The American Medical Informatics Association [AMIA] was conceived during the MEDINFO 80 Tokyo Congress).
    • found: Information from the Office of the Director, NLM, May 14,1991: (Absorbed Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care, Inc. in 1989)
    • found: Congress on Medical Informatics (2nd : 1983 : San Francisco, Calif.). AAMSI Congress 83, c1983: t.p. (American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics) p. v (AAMSI Congress 83 the 2nd congress; 1st being AMIA Congress 82)
    • found: Phone call to AAMSI, 7-3-84 (name of American Medical Informatics Association changed to American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics in 1983)
    • found: Its Educational and Research Conf. Proceedings, June 20-23, 1990: t.p. (AMIA, American Medical Informatics Association) p. ii (formed 1989 from American Association of Medical Systems and Informatics)
    • found: HIT or miss, 2013: t.p. (AMIA) t.p. verso (Bethesda, Maryland)
    • found: AMIA Web site, viewed July 23, 2013: mission and history p. (AMIA (the American Medical Informatics Association) is a professional scientific association that was formed by the merger of three organizations in 1989: the American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics (AAMSI); the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI); and the Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care (SCAMC))
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Name applied only to the First AMIA Congress on Medical Informatics, held in 1982.]
    • [Replaced by the American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics.]
    • [The name American Medical Informatics Association changed in 1983 to American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics. In 1989, the name American Medical Informatics Association was resumed.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1982-04-20: new
    • 2013-08-28: revised
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