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All conference attendees welcomed!
PHIN Communities of Practice (CoP) Reception
Conference Social Event: PHIN, PHIT & PHUN!
Bring your dancing shoes because the social event will be revving-up your activity level! Start by enjoying a selection of fresh, locally produced hors d'oeuvres and stations throughout the reception that highlights healthy living. View the different activity stations around the reception that demonstrate activity and movement while you travel and are away from home. Top off the night as you learn new group dances from Atlanta dance instructors that teach you how to groove to the latest dance beats while working of the peach cobbler! Be sure to see all our activity stations to learn more! This social event is included in your conference registration fee; there is no additional charge to attend.
The Davies Awards
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) sponsors the Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence, the only national award of its type (since 1994), which recognizes value and return on investment in the use of electronic health records (EHRs) among hospitals, independent practices, public health entities, and community health organizations. The Davies Award of Excellence for Public Health has recognized nine entities since 2004, for their use of care data for public health issues, and ideally its impact on population health.
The PHIN Poster Awards
Come celebrate our PHIN 2009 poster competition winners.
International Night: Panel Discussion and Sit-down Dinner
Global Partners in Public Health Informatics (University of Washington) in collaboration with National Center for Public Health Informatics (NCPHI) Global Public Health Informatics Program, and Research Triangle Institute (RTI), the sponsor for the dinner, will host an International Night.
Speakers include: Dr. Sally Stansfield, Executive Secretary, Health Metrics Network Secretariat, WHO, Geneva; Dr. Ties Boerma, Head, Department of Health Statistics and Informatics (HSI), World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva; Mr. Mark Landry, Senior Informatics Specialist, PEPFAR, Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator, USA; and Dr. Ramesh Krishnamurthy, Office of Global Health, CDC.
5:00 – 5:30 PM Check-in and be seated
5:45 – 7:00 PM Proceedings (presentation and discussions)
7:00 – 7:50 pm Sit-down
Dinner 8:00 – 9:30 pm Q&A over dessert