SNOMED CT Implementation Showcase 2014

Click here for information about this year's Showcase event.

IHTSDO Business Meetings

The next IHTSDO Business Meeting (including Working Groups) & Showcase will be held from October 26th-31st, 2014 at the KIT (Royal Tropical Institute) in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

The first IHTSDO Business Meeting of 2014 was held from April 27th-30th, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Opening Plenary presentation
Closing Plenary presentation

SNOMED CT Challenge

Test and enhance your knowledge of SNOMED CT with our online self-assessment. Click here to take the SNOMED CT Challenge or find out more about it.

SNOMED CT Implementation Showcase 2013

View abstracts and presentations from last year's Showcase.

Job Opportunities

Click this link for details of current IHTSDO job vacancies.

SNOMED CT on Twitter

Welcome to IHTSDO

IHTSDO is the not-for-profit association that owns and maintains SNOMED CT.

SNOMED CT is the most comprehensive, multilingual clinical terminology in the world. It is a vital component for safe and effective communication and reuse of meaningful health information.


IHTSDO launches a new brand system and website to reinforce its position as the global leader in healthcare terminology.[more]
You are invited to participate in a consultation to review the SNOMED CT Compositional Grammar Specification and Implementation Guide.[more]
IHTSDO today announced that the organization’s Head of Terminology, Dr. Kent Spackman, will retire at the end of 2014.[more]

IHTSDO Newsletter

The IHTSDO Newsletter is a regular update on IHTSDO activities and events. To download or view the latest IHTSDO Newsletter click here.

If you would like to receive the IHTSDO Newsletter regularly by email click here to subscribe.

2013 Annual Activity Report

2013 Annual Activity Report (May 2014): PDF download version

Management Progress Report

Management Progress Report for Q2 2014 (June 2014): PDF download version

Explore SNOMED CT Content

To search SNOMED CT try the IHTSDO SNOMED CT Browser or one of the browsers listed on the SNOMED CT Browsers page.

To view details of terms associated with a SNOMED CT identifier use the IHTSDO's SNOMED CT Identifier Lookup service.

Discover SNOMED CT In Action

Find out where and how SNOMED CT is being used around the world at the SNOMED In Action mini-site

IHTSDO®, SNOMED® and SNOMED CT® are registered trademarks of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation.