VA Health Informatics Certificate Program (AMIA 10x10)

VA AMIA LOGO The VA Health Informatics Certificate Program (AMIA 10x10) is the result of a partnership between VA and AMIA to train health care professionals in applied health and medical informatics.

Course Objectives

  • Explore how technology can be used to improve health care delivery in health care organizations

  • Acquire depth and breadth of knowledge of the principles of Health Informatics

  • Provide a theoretical framework of the design, development, and implementation of health information systems

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Participation

  • Targeted to individuals in formal or informal leadership roles in informatics at the facility, VISN, or national level.

  • Time commitment is approximately 12 hours per week for 26 weeks

  • Competitive enrollment limited to 35 students per session

  • Available only to VA staff

  • Interested DOD applicants should contact LCDR Elizabeth J. Cohen at Elizabeth.J.Cohen.mil@mail.mil for additional instructions

  • No prerequisites

  • No tuition or fees

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Course Calendar

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Session

Spring

2019

Fall
2019
Spring
2020
Fall
2020
Course dates
January 7 - July 26, 2019 April 8 - October 18, 2019 January 6 - July 17, 2020 April 13 - October 23, 2020
Accepting Enrollment Applications

September 10 - October 29, 2018

CLOSED

January 2 - February 11, 2019

CLOSED

Applications are Open

September 16 - October 21, 2019

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Application Instructions

January 6 - February 7, 2020
Applicants notified
By December 7, 2018 By March 8, 2019 By December 6, 2019 By March 6, 2020
AMIA Symposium In-person Session
(Local funding required)

November 16-20

Washington, DC

November 16-20

Washington, DC

November 14-18, 2020

Chicago

November 14-18, 2020

Chicago

Last modified: Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 12:15 PM