informatics

AHIMA17 Convention & Exhibit

October 7-11, 2017  Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles CA Hashtag: #AHIMA2017 The healthcare industry is balancing the need to provide quality care while reducing…


SIIM 2017 Annual Meeting

June 1-3, 2017, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh PA Hashtag: #SIIM17 Leading the Change Continues… Bridging Enterprise Imaging Technology of the Future with the…


iHealth 2017 Clinical Informatics Conference

May 2-4, 2017 Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia,PA Hashtag: #iHealth17 Creating real solutions through evidence- and experience-based practice iHealth is where clinicians, informatics professionals and other interested…



iHealth 2016 Clinical Informatics Conference

May 4-6, 2016 Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, Minneapolis MN iHealth is the educational program where clinical informaticians convene, share, and learn about implementing team-based, integrated healthcare…



9th Annual Midwest Fall Technology Conference

October 25-27, 2015 Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Detroit MI The MFTC is an annual conference targeting Health Information Technology and Informatics professionals. The…


Is there a Difference Between Informatics and Data Science?

By William Hersh MD – I am increasingly asked to describe the difference between data science and biomedical informatics. Distinguishing these disciplines takes on added importance with the recent publication of the NIH Advisory Committee to the Director, National Library of Medicine (NLM) Working Group, report on the future of the NLM, which calls for NLM to become a leader in data science at NIH.