FCI News and Guest Blogs

Updates from the Faculty and thoughts and interviews from Faculty members.

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FCI Interview with Professor John Williams

25/Nov/2020 17:39:33 In Guest Posts
For November's bio, we have Professor John Williams. A previous FCI Council Member and Exec Member, John was one of the driving forces behind the creation of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics and has been involved in many pioneering areas of clinical informatics research.

Core Competency Framework: Onwards and upwards!

17/Nov/2020 11:01:06 In Guest Posts
Lesley Holdsworth gives an update on the progress of the FCI Competency Framework Working Group

FCI appoint Mentorship Scheme Lead

17/Nov/2020 10:40:03 In Guest Posts
Richard Smith is a recently retired Consultant Ophthalmologist and CCIO, and a Fellow of the Faculty. The FCI have appointed Richard as Mentorship Lead – in this blog he introduces himself and discusses the importance of mentorship for clinical informaticians.

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics welcomes 178 new members, bringing total membership to over 800!

06/Nov/2020 15:38:53 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
After assessment, the Faculty are delighted to have accepted 20 new Fellows, 83 new Members & 66 new Associates, bringing total Faculty membership to over 800!

Save the date for the FCI Annual Members Conference, 15th December

03/Nov/2020 12:22:13 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics would like to invite you to attend their Annual Members Conference, which is a free event for all Fellows, Members & Associates taking place virtually on Tuesday 15th December 2020 from 14.00 to 18.30.

Newcastle University win ‘triple sweep’ at inaugural Faculty of Clinical Informatics Annual Scientific Conference

22/Oct/2020 08:54:58 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
Presenters from Newcastle University win three awards at the first FCI Scientific Conference, for Prestigious Guest Presenter, Best ePoster, and Best Scientific Paper

Faculty of Clinical Informatics holds inaugural Annual Scientific Conference to over 150 delegates from digital health and social care

20/Oct/2020 15:35:42 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The first UKFCI Scientific Conference contained a mixture of scientific papers, ePosters, instructional courses and keynote speeches, to offer a range of content to a great turnout of delegates. Sessions were interspersed with breakout networking sessions.

Michael Hosking Guest Blog

02/Oct/2020 11:58:01 In Guest Posts
Michael works as a Digital Health Consultant in New Zealand. Starting his career as an Occupational Therapist in Australia, he now specialises in digital health

One week to go until the Faculty of Clinical Informatics Annual Scientific Conference!

01/Oct/2020 14:06:48 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
There's still time to sign up for the FCI Virtual Scientific Conference, taking place next Thursday 8th October

FCI Hold First Meeting of the Associate Network!

10/Sep/2020 10:41:18 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
We recap the first Associates meeting on 3rd September and next steps

Deadline EXTENDED to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics!

03/Sep/2020 11:39:36 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics have extended the deadline for this round of applications by a week, to midnight on Monday 14th September.

Apply to join the Core Competency Framework Working Group

27/Aug/2020 13:25:38 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
A working group is being established to develop and oversee plans for implementing the Core Competency Framework (CCF) in practice in health and social care.

Watch back FCI Webinar on How to Apply

27/Aug/2020 10:44:58 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
On Friday 21st August, the Faculty of Clinical Informatics (FCI) hosted a lunchtime webinar/workshop session on applying to join the FCI.

FCI to host webinar on applying to join the Faculty

17/Aug/2020 09:42:08 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics are holding a webinar session to offer guidance to applicants

Meet our featured member for July... Dame Fiona Caldicott

05/Aug/2020 14:37:14 In Guest Posts
We are delighted to say that our featured member for July is National Data Guardian for health and adult social care, Dame Fiona Caldicott.

Launch of Competency Framework for Clinical Informaticians

04/Aug/2020 12:47:18 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics launch their Core Competencies Framework for clinical informaticians, supported by Health Education England's Digital Readiness programme

FCI Annual Scientific Conference to be held virtually

31/Jul/2020 09:53:28 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
After careful consideration, the Faculty are pleased to announce that our inaugural Annual Scientific Conference will be taking place fully virtually.

The Shuri Network bursaries to cover the cost of 15 BAME women to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

20/Jul/2020 16:00:06 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Shuri Network bursaries to cover the cost of 15 BAME women to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is now open for applications from new Members and Fellows, for a limited time only

20/Jul/2020 08:24:42 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is now open for applications from new Members and Fellows, for a limited time only

Finance, Audit and Remuneration Standing Committee – Applications for Committee Membership

13/Jul/2020 15:43:23 In Faculty Of Clinical Informatics News
The Faculty is seeking applications from Fellows and Members of the Faculty with an interest and experience in finance who would like to contribute to the Faculty by joining the Finance Audit and Remuneration Standing Committee.