Health Information in the New Era

WHO was pleased to announce a high-level ICD-11 Revision Conference for Member States which took place in Tokyo, Japan from 12-14 October 2016. The Conference was hosted by the Collaborating Centre WHO-FIC in Japan. Please note that participation was by invitation, only.

This meeting was held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the WHO Family of International Classifications Network (WHO-FIC), which also took place in Tokyo, Japan from 8-12 October 2016. The theme for this year was:
"Health Information in the New Era"

ICD-11 MMS Edition for Member State Comment

WHO invites Member States and other meeting participants and observers to access the online browser version of the ICD-11 MMS Edition for Member State Comment to review the progress on ICD-11 and to make comment.

For ease of use and quality assurance, as well as preparation for national implementation, WHO also provides an online coding tool available to all users.

Information about meeting registration, accommodations, and other details was available on the meeting website, which is now closed.

The ICD-11 Revision Conference was held at the Tokyo International Forum

The WHO-FIC Meeting was split between two venues
- 8-9 October 2016 at the Jikei University School of Medicine
- 10-12 October 2016 at the Tokyo International Forum

All posters for the conference (both poster abstracts and the final versions of posters for print) must be submitted to the WHO Secretariat via the online submission platform. As per policy, if there is an issue with either the abstract or the poster, WHO will communicate with the authors directly. If there is no comment from WHO, the abstract and poster are accepted without comment.

The deadline for submission of posters has passed. No more submissions may be accepted.

The final, complete poster must have been submitted by 5 August 2016 using the Poster Template provided.

Committee and Reference Group Co-Chairs will make presentations on Tuesday, 11 October 2015. The template for these presentations is provided.

Regional Advisors in attendance are also invited to provide a report on Tuesday, 11 October 2015. An optional template for this presentation is provided.

Main Registration has closed, but additional information is available on the Meeting Website ( .

The deadline for booking hotel accommodations through the main registration page has also passed. Should you have difficulty, please contact the WHO-FIC 2016 JTB desk (JTB BWT) The hotels recommended this year include a variety of price points and are as follows: