CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Yearb Med Inform 2018; 27(01): 292-295
DOI: 10.1055/s-0038-1641208
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Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart

North American Medical Informatics (NAMI)

Andre Kushniruk
1  School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada
2  Digital Health Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Karen Greenwood
3  American Medical Informatics Association, Bethesda, MD, USA
Mark Casselman
2  Digital Health Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Publication Date:
22 April 2018 (eFirst)


This article reports on developments in North America in both the United States and Canada. In both countries there have been significant moves to broaden the scope of the national informatics assocations (AMIA and Digital Health Canada), as the associations rapidly change and broaden across the continuum of the healthcare ecosystem.