IMO Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder Receives AMIA Leadership Award

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Frank Naeymi-Rad, PhD, MS, MBA, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Intelligent Medical Object’s, Inc. (IMO), will be honored by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) with the Leadership Award to be presented at their 2017 Annual Symposium in Washington, DC, on November 4, 2017.

Frank Naeymi-Rad, PhD, MS, MBA, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Intelligent Medical Object’s, Inc. (IMO), will be honored by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) with the Leadership Award to be presented at their 2017 Annual Symposium in Washington, DC, on November 4, 2017. This prestigious award is given to Dr. Naeymi-Rad to recognize his work in “championing industry engagement and commitment to the health informatics profession.” 

Dr. Naeymi-Rad is a long-time member and sponsor of AMIA, the leading professional organization of medical Informaticists committed to using informatics to improve health care and support better health care decisions. AMIA has more than 5,400 members, each an expert in the science and practice of informatics as it relates to clinical care, research, education, and policy. Individual members include:

  • Physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, and other clinicians
  • Researchers and educators
  • Biomedical and health science librarians
  • Advanced students pursuing a career in informatics
  • Scientists and developers
  • Government officials and policymakers
  • Consultants and industry professionals

“I’m honored to have been selected to receive this award, and want to thank all the senior leadership and members of AMIA for this recognition.  I’ve spent my life at the intersection of healthcare, science and technology working to ensure that clinicians have the technology they need to deliver the best patient care possible,” said Dr. Naeymi-Rad.  He continued: “I’m grateful for, and humbled by, this award.”

The AMIA Leadership Award program provide an opportunity for AMIA members at different stages of their careers to be recognized for significant contributions to the field of informatics. The AMIA Leadership Awards Ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate amazing talent and highlight award presentations that recognize leadership, innovation and professional achievement.

https://www.amia.org/amia2017/leadership-dinner