President's column: AMIA - Expanding and Extending Our Reach

  title={President's column: AMIA - Expanding and Extending Our Reach},
  author={Kevin M. Fickenscher},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA},
  volume={20 2},
  • K. Fickenscher
  • Published 1 March 2013
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA
The purpose of the Messages from AMIA section is to provide a forum for AMIA to inform and involve its current and potential members about the goals and the directions of the association. These messages, which reflect the directions and opinions of AMIA leaders only, are intended to inspire members and readers to connect with the association on strategic objectives and activities. See also In my last editorial, I spoke of new beginnings and new opportunities for… 
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