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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=EN-US link="#0563C1" vlink="#954F72"><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Doesn’t seem at all unreasonable but I am not aware of anything like this. That doesn’t mean that it doesn’t exist though. Seems like it would be an ontology of “medical professionals” with references to clinical vocabularies like SNOMED.<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Ray<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><a name="_MailEndCompose"><span style='color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></a></p><div><div style='border:none;border-top:solid #B5C4DF 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> bioontology-support [mailto:bioontology-support-bounces@lists.stanford.edu] <b>On Behalf Of </b>Carl Burnett<br><b>Sent:</b> Monday, April 27, 2015 3:00 PM<br><b>To:</b> support@bioontology.org<br><b>Subject:</b> [bioontology-support] Coverage of medical specialties in ontologies<o:p></o:p></span></p></div></div><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal>A number of biomedical ontologies, such as SNOMED-CT, represent the concept of “medical specialty” and its many subclasses. Are there any such ontologies that contain properties along the lines of “specializesIn” or “hasSpecialty” or “treatedBySpecialist” – that is, properties that relate specialties or specialists to particular diseases, conditions, surgical procedures, tests, etc.? I’d welcome any insights or ideas about this question. Thanks.<o:p></o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>___</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Carl Burnett</span></b><b><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>Ontology Engineer  |  Healthwise</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><a href="mailto:cburnett@healthwise.org"><span style='color:blue'>cburnett@healthwise.org</span></a><span style='color:black'>  |  </span><a href="http://www.healthwise.org/"><span style='color:blue'>www.healthwise.org</span></a></span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>208.489.8485<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><b><i><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#8B2521'>Healthwise helps people make better health decisions</span></i></b><i><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'>.</span></i><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p></div></body></html>