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Below is the agenda used for the SNOMED Developer Training Day in  Montevideo, Uruguay.

Agenda items are subject to change based on local requirements and timings are likely to be fluid throughout the day.

Don't forget to take part in the SNOMED International Public Slack channels or request an account in order to do so

The agenda slides for the day can be found here - 


Please visit the Pre-requisites page to see software that may be useful during the day. In summary, we recommend using:

  • Google Chrome browser
  • A relevant SSH/terminal application

Training Day Date


LocationMontevideo, Uruguay

Day Highlights & Objectives

  • Installing the SNOMED International SNOMED CT terminology server
    • Importing SNOMED CT
    • Updating SNOMED CT to new versions
  • Retrieving SNOMED CT content
    • Simple retrieval
    • Advanced retrieval with queries
  • Grouping SNOMED CT content
    • Reference sets
    • Subsets
    • Valuesets

09h00Welcome and coffee
09h15IntroductionOverview and objectives/goals of the day

Local introductionSetting the local context for Uruguay

Tools for the day & the initial setupSoftware tools and SNOMED CT tools that will be used for the day

What is SNOMED CTAn overview of SNOMED CT, it's structure and data model
11h00Coffee Break

Exercise #1

Set up of environment, tools and initial import of SNOMED CT

Exercise #1 - original

Getting around SNOMED CT

Exercise #2Retrieving SNOMED CT content

Advanced SNOMED CT queryingHow to retrieve SNOMED CT content using queries

Reference sets, subsets and value setsThe use of reference sets, subsets and valuesets within SNOMED CT
15h00Coffee Break

Exercise #3Use queries to retrieve SNOMED CT content

FHIRUsing FHIR with Snowstorm

SNOMED International Tools, demos and what is availableA brief overview of all of the SNOMED CT tools available to you from SNOMED International (and others)

Q & A, and anything else