A message from the editorial desk

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This foreword provides a welcome to all participants of MedInfo 2013 in Copenhagen. It discusses the challenges of the editorial process including issues related to the complicated format required for the submissions as well as the page limitation challenges. The new process of employing a large number of editors to tackle the enormous task of editing 188 papers and 324 posters is discussed. Gratitude is expressed to the editorial committee members Profs. Ammenwerth and Nhr as well as the assistant editors who made the process possible.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMEDINFO 2013 - Proceedings of the 14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics
PublisherIOS Press
ISBN (Print)9781614992882
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
Externally publishedYes
Event14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics, MEDINFO 2013 - Copenhagen, Denmark
Duration: Aug 20 2013Aug 23 2013

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
ISSN (Print)0926-9630
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365


Other14th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics, MEDINFO 2013


  • Editorial process
  • MedInfo 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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