The AMIA Annual Symposium is the world’s premier scientific meeting for biomedical and health informatics, which is the field devoted to the science of using information to improve individual health, health care, public health, and biomedical research. The meeting, however, features more than scientific presentations. It also includes sessions on policy issues, new trends, and other important happenings with thought leaders and others in the field. During the meeting, there are many opportunities to network, catch up with friends and colleagues, and be part of a vibrant community that shares a passion for improving human health through better use of information, assisted with cutting-edge technologies.
The exhibition hall will provide attendees with the opportunity to learn about the latest products and services in health information and information technology and will allow our corporate members to showcase how informatics research is developed into commercial and consumer benefit.
The AMIA Annual Symposium is the world’s premier scientific meeting for biomedical and health informatics. AMIA counts over 5,000 informaticians as active members.
The Annual Symposium attracts 2,500 attendees and serves a multidisciplinary, interprofessional community: translational scientists, clinicians, computer scientists, nurse informaticians, clinical researchers, public health officials, and those who specialize in telemedicine and consumer health informatics.
AMIA 2018 is the ideal opportunity to target influencers and buyers at the cutting edge of health and healthcare delivery, discovery-driven science, and the latest innovations in health information technology.
2.5-day exhibition 2500 attendees 75+ exhibitors professionals and students
Academic, Corporate, Government and Nonprofit exhibitors
Career Fair/Job Board and CV reviews
Exhibit Hall educational programming
New! Learning Showcase Education Track and Exhibition
For the first time, AMIA will be hosting the Learning Showcase in the Annual Symposium Exhibit Hall. To promote a high level of personal engagement between exhibitors and attendees.
This opportunity is based on limited availability, first-come, first served basis as a complimentary bonus opportunity for exhibitors at the AMIA Annual Symposium.
Learning Showcase Education Track
The Learning Showcase is fully integrated into the annual symposium schedule, and gives exhibitors the opportunity to better reach AMIA’s Annual Symposium attendees using a targeted, exclusive, multimedia approach to present on topics of interest to the attendees that will encourage them to learn more at an exhibitor’s booth.
Exhibitor led presentations integrated within the meeting program
Exhibitors describe the informatics innovations and contributions found in their products and services
Exhibitors introduce attendees to talented informatics professionals participating in the exhibition and drive attendees to discoveries at exhibitor booths
Exhibitor-created content that goes beyond traditional sales presentations
Learning Showcase Education Track schedule and topics appear in the program and conference
AMIA is the professional home of leading informaticians: clinicians, scientists, researchers, educators, students, and other informatics professionals who rely on data to connect people, information, and technology.
AMIA (the American Medical Informatics Association) is the center of action for more than 5,000 health care professionals, informatics researchers, and thought-leaders in biomedicine, health care and science. AMIA is an unbiased, authoritative source within the informatics community and the health care industry. AMIA and its members are transforming healthcare through trusted science, education, and practice in biomedical and health informatics.
Chair, 2018 Scientific Program Committee
The AMIA Annual Symposium brings together informatics professionals from diverse backgrounds committed to transforming health through informatics. It represents the scale of informatics expertise by showcasing basic, applied, and clinical interests.
Informatics is a vibrant field that is ever evolving. The AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium provides an opportunity to learn and to grow professionally, to network, and to engage with the foremost leaders in the field. It is here that you can flesh out ideas with colleagues and start new collaborations.
The AMIA Annual Symposium includes everyone from the leading experts in the field, to the bright-eyed students just learning about how they can change the future of healthcare.
Whether you are a clinician, a researcher, an industry professional, an educator, a scientist, a policy maker, or a student — there is something for you at the AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium. Come and find out how you can use informatics to be part of healthcare’s transformation!
Chief Medical Officer at Verily Life Sciences. As CMO
Jessica L. Mega, MD, MPH, is the Chief Medical Officer at Verily Life Sciences. As CMO, Dr. Mega's focus is on translating technological innovations and scientific insights into partnerships and programs that improve patient outcomes. She oversees all of Verily's clinical and science efforts, including the Baseline Study.
As a faculty member at Harvard Medical School, a senior investigator with the TIMI Study Group, and a cardiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, she led large, international, randomized trials evaluating novel cardiovascular therapies. She also directed the TIMI Study Group’s Genetics Program. Her findings have been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, JAMA, and elsewhere. Dr. Mega sits on the advisory group for the California Governor on Precision Medicine.
Dr. Mega is a graduate of Stanford University, Yale University School of Medicine and Harvard School of Public Health. She completed Internal Medicine Residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Cardiovascular Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. She has won the Laennec Society, Samuel A. Levine, and Douglas P. Zipes Awards, and she is a Fellow of the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC).