G’day from your colleagues in Australia!
Welcome to the Medinfo 2007 (including Australia's HIC2007) congress website
12th International Health (Medical) Informatics Congress
HISA Australia, hosts Medinfo 2007 Congress - August 20 - 24, 2007 Brisbane.
Workshops and tutorials,on August 19 & 20 and the opening ceremony the evening of Monday 20th August and associated conferences listed below.
Conference listing, in date order:
1.First World Conference on Pathology Informatics (WCPI)
Brisbane Convention Centre, preconference workshop 15 August and conference the
2. First World Nursing Informatics leadership conference, River Room Brisbane Convention Centre 19 & 20 August
3. 12th World Medinfo 2007: Precongress session 19 & 20 August, congress
4. Third World Information Technology in Health Care (ITHC, Socio-technical Approaches) Sydney; 28 August Masterclasses, registration and conference 29-30 August
The Medinfo 2007 Early Bird Registration with accommodation is now available (till 4th May 2007) after this date standard rates will apply. Be early!
The Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) is the national country member to IMIA. HISA commenced operations in 1993. Since the Association's formation the discipline of health informatics has grown immensely. HISA hosts to the annual prestigious HIC event that brings the Australian health informatics community together. It is with great pride that HISA with our New Zealand informatics members HINZ in association with the IMIA country members host the 12th triennial Medinfo 2007 congress in Brisbane, Australia.
Email: Dr Evelyn Hovenga Medinfo2007 Organising Committee Chairperson
Email: Secretariat - Joan Edgecumbe Medinfo2007 Industry and delegate
IMIA International host
The origins of IMIA can be traced to a technical committee formed within the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) 1967. By 1979, IMIA had established its own bylaws and identity to be the home for collaboration and international advancement of medical informatics. IMIA today has 40 national country members, eighteen working groups (representing specialist areas within health informatics disciplines), forty-one academic and ten industry members of the IMIA family.
In association with Medinfo 2007, HISA will also host a pre-event and post-event:
1st World Congress Pathology Informatics (WCPI) Brisbane, and
3rd IT in Health Care conference (ITHC) Sydney
About this Website
Medinfo 2007.org website will bring you all the updated and the latest information about opportunities, news and special offers during 2006 & 2007. Also information you will require to plan your visits, participate, and meet with your Australian and New Zealand colleagues in August 2007.