Part of CHIRAD  - Centre for Health Informatics Research and Development

CHIRAD.NET is the latest part of the suite of resources being developed by CHIRAD.

Other websites and resources include: - the main CHIRAD portal - the CHIRAD education site - the CHIRAD free/libre and open source site - CHIRAD's South African site, for the MSc Health Informatics and other developments - CHIRAD's Moodle site for Global Education - the CHIRAD blog 


CHIRAD is the Centre for Health Informatics Research and Development.

Our aim is to provide an environment for the development of Health Informatics as an academic subject. CHIRAD is a company limited by guarantee that is a non-for-profit organisation. It is probably the first virtual R&D center for Health Informatics. CHIRAD is proud to be an Academic Institutional member of IMIA, the International Medical Informatics Association (, and is the first Institutional member of EFMI, the European Federation for Medical Informatics ( ).


CHIRAD.NET will primarily serve as a resource for CHIRAD's Fellows and Members, who can access the site via:


First created: 01 May, 2007 - in permanent beta

Last updated: 02 May 2007 

Peter J. Murray - peter[at]