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Welcome to IHTSDO

The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology, ensuring that SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.

Latest news

  • SNOMED CT Expo 2017 Confirmed

    June 17, 2016

    IHTSDO is pleased to announce that the SNOMED CT Expo 2017 will be held in Bratislava, Slovak Republic, from 19th-20th October 2017.

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  • New cohort commencement date for Consultant Terminologist Program

    June 10, 2016

    Please be advised that the next Consultant Terminologist Program cohort will now commence in March 2017.

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  • New address for IHTSDO

    May 31, 2016

    Please note that as of 1st June 2016, the official address of IHTSDO's business entity has changed.

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  • New Products and Services Catalogue Now Available

    May 30, 2016

    You can now get the complete picture of all our offerings by accessing IHTSDO's new Products and Services Catalogue.

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  • Last chance to submit abstracts for SNOMED CT Expo 2016

    May 20, 2016

    It's your last chance to be part of an amazing international educational program at SNOMED CT Expo 2016. Call for papers closes at 21:00 UTC on Friday 20 May.

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