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MARCH 2005

March 21-23, 2005, Shaping Sands, Shifting Services: HC2005, 22nd Annual Healthcare Computing Conference and Exhibition, Harrogate, UK. Sponsored by the British Computer Society Health Informatics Committee, 1 Sanford St, Swindon, SN1 1HJ, UK. FMI, visit the Web site


APRIL 2005

April 14-17, 2005, 23rd Annual International Nursing Computer and Technology Conference, Atlanta, GA. Sponsored by Rutgers University College of Nursing, Ackerson Hall Room 102, 180 University Ave, Newark, NJ 07102. FMI, visit the Web site


April 21-23, 2005, The Omaha System International Conference: A Key to Practice, Documentation, and Information Management, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. Sponsored by Martin Associates and the College of St. Catherine Department of Nursing, J218 Whitby Hall, 2004 Randolph Ave, St. Paul, MN 55105. FMI, telephone: 1-320-202-1832; e-mail:; Web site:


MAY 2005

May 21-27, 2005, Nursing On the Move: Knowledge, Innovation, Vitality, 23rd Quadrennial Congress of the International Council of Nurses, Taipei, Taiwan. Sponsored by the International Council of Nurses, 3, Place Jean Marteau 1201, Geneva, Switzerland. FMI, visit the Web site


JUNE 2005

June 7-9, 2005, Moving to Web-based Learning: A Conference for Educators, Indianapolis, IN. Sponsored by the Indiana University School of Nursing Office of Lifelong Learning, 1111 Middle Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46202. For more information, telephone: 317-274-7779; e-mail:


June 13-15, 2005, Institute on Nursing Informatics and Classification, Iowa City, IA. Sponsored by the University of Iowa College of Nursing, Center for Nursing Classification & Clinical Effectiveness in collaboration with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinical and Genesis Medical Center. FMI, contact Sharon Sweeney, University of Iowa, College of Nursing, 101 NB, Iowa City, IA 52242; telephone: 319-335-7051; e-mail:


June 14-18, 2005, Slice of Life 2005: Medical Multimedia Developers and Educators Conference, Portland, OR. Sponsored by Oregon Health & Science University, the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, and the Association of American Medical Colleges. FMI, visit the conference Web site,


June 23-24, 2005, Eighteenth IEEE Symposium on Computer-based Medical Systems, Dublin, Ireland. Sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society Technical Committee on Computational Medicine and the Department of Computer Science, Trinity College, Dublin. FMI, visit the conference Web site,


JULY 2005

July 20-23, 15th Annual Summer Institute on Nursing Informatics, Baltimore, MD. Sponsored by the University of Maryland School of Nursing, Office of Continuing Education, 655 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201. FMI, contact Sonia Smith, telephone: 410-706-3767; e-mail:; Web site:


July 29-31, 2005, Weekend Immersion in Nursing Informatics, Fairview Heights, IL. Sponsored by the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing. FMI, contact Dr Karen Kelly, Coordinator of Continuing Education, telephone: 618-650-3908; e-mail:; Web site:



August 28-September 1, 2005, Connecting Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics: MIE2005, XIX International Conference of the European Federation for Medical Informatics, Geneva, Switzerland. Sponsored by EFMI, FMI, contact Symporg SA, Congress Organizers, 7 Ave Krieg, CH 1208 Geneva, Switzerland; telephone: +41-22-839-8484; e-mail:; Web site:



September 17-19, 2005, Fifth International Congress on Peer Review and Biomedical Publication, Chicago, IL. Cosponsored by the Journal of the American Medical Association and the British Medical Journal. FMI, contact Annette Flanagin, Director of JAMA Programs International Activities and Editorial Processing, 515 N State St, Chicago, IL 60610; telephone: 312-464-2432; e-mail:; Web site:


September 20-23, 2005, Commitment to Equity: Ninth World Congress on Health Information and Libraries, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences Information of BIREME/PAHO/WHO, the IFLA Section of Biological and Medical Science Libraries, and the Brazilian Ministry of Health. Call for abstracts ends April 30, 2005. FMI, visit the Web site



October 22-26, AMIA Annual Symposium 2005, Washington, DC. Sponsored by the American Medical Informatics Association, 4915 St. Elmo Ave, Suite 401, Bethesda, MD 20814. FMI, telephone: 301-657-1291; Web site:



June 11-14, 2006, NI2006: 9th International Congress on Nursing Informatics, Seoul, Korea. Sponsored by the Special Interest Group in Nursing Informatics of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA-NI SIG), IMIA, 5782-172 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6M 1B4, and the Korean Society for Medical Informatics NI SIG. FMI, contact NI 2006 Secretariat, K&K B/D #201 811-4 Yeoksam-dong Kangnam-gu, Seoul 135-080, Korea; telephone: +82-2-566-6067, e-mail:, Web site: Call for submissions ends August 31, 2005.