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Ontologies In Health: Ready For Prime Time? IAO Versus OpenEHR

Thomas Beale | Woland's cat | September 3, 2012

A lot of ontology work has been going on for some years that comes loosely under the BFO and OBO activities, which stand to improve how computing in health is done. BFO is the Basic Formal Ontology, and OBO is the Open Biological and Biomedical Ontologies. Read More »

MedInfo 2013 - The 14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics

Event Details
August 20, 2013 (All day) - August 23, 2013 (All day)

The International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) organises the internationally acclaimed “World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics” - commonly know as MedInfo. The event, currently triennial, provides both a high quality scientific exchange of current research and thinking in health and biomedical informatics and an opportunity for formal meetings and informal networking of IMIA's members. The event is jointly hosted by IMIA and one of its Member Societies. Read More »