The 2008 Spring Congress will feature plenary sessions and interactive presentations led by a panel of experts that will critically assess the state of scientific knowledge pertaining to a specific, track-relevant question. These sessions will facilitate panel discussion with audience participation on current, related information emanating from contributed papers and provide a venue for continued discussion of each plenary topic.
The roster of speakers includes, among others: David W. Bates, MD, MSc (AMIA Board Chairman, Medical Director of Clinical and Quality Analysis, Partners Healthcare, Chief, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital), Don E. Detmer, MD, MA (AMIA President and CEO), William Hersh, MD (Professor and Chair, Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health & Science University) Leslie Lenert, MD, MS (Director, National Center for Public Health Informatics (NCPHI), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), Clement J. McDonald, MD (Director, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine), and Edward H. Shortliffe, MD, PhD (Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University, Phoenix).
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Partners HealthCare is the
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