Membership benefits


Joining the Faculty of Clinical Informatics gives you access to the following benefits:

  • Networking and support from an expert group of multidisciplinary informaticians across the four nations of the UK
  • Monthly e-newsletter with updates on the Faculty, blogs and interviews with members
  • Special Interest Groups – be part of a network for specific areas of informatics and collaborate with experts in the field. Current SIGs: Early Careers, Artificial Intelligence and Diagnosis Recording, with a Clinical Safety group being established
  • Access to Faculty events, including:
  • Career development support for clinical informaticians at every career stage, including:
  • Affiliation with BMJ Health and Care Informatics, with discounts on accepted publication charges
  • Support the development of professional standards in clinical informatics, including core competency standards for informaticians to help ensure that individuals and their employers are clear about the skills and experience required for clinical informatics roles
  • Certificate of membership
  • Eligible to use the Faculty postnominal (Members and Fellows only)
  • Join Standing Committees including Membership, Education and Standards and Governance to help shape Faculty policies (Fellows and Members only)
  • Eligible to vote in elections of Faculty Council (Fellows and Members only)
  • Guidance on the commissioning, design, development and delivery of health and care information systems