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BCHIMPS 2018 Fall Education Symposium

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sutton Place Hotel, 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC

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  Patient and Provider Empowerment Approaches

This event qualifies for MOC II, CHIMA, and CPHIMS-CA professional practice credits. Click here for details.

Our preliminary agenda runs from 8:00 am to 4:45 pm, followed by a social in the foyer. The presenters include:

Keynote from Dr. Brendan Byrne on "The Elephant in the Room - understanding how behaviours drive health outcomes"

Followed by an exciting lineup of speakers to discuss how technology can empower patients and providers:  Carla Smith, Michael Fergusson, Carol Rimmer,  and Dr. Eric Cadesky, with closing keynote by Dr. Alexandra T. Greenhill.

We will also have an interactive panel discussion with Clinical & Systems Transformation (CST) project representatives: Dr. Charles Lo, Dr. Frances Wong, Christine Jerrett, and Victoria Withers (representing Patients).

Facilitated by two-time Canadian Comedy Award nominated stand-up comedian, health informatics consultant Julie Kim!

~ complimentary social to follow ~

   A Patients Included accredited event

Past symposium presentations are available here.

To join BCHIMPS please visit our Become a Member page.


BCHIMPS 2018 Educational Series - WEBINARS

Details on the 2018 series to be announced.

Members and Non-members welcome

The past events in Kelowna, Vancouver, and Victoria were a huge success.  

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The BC Health Information Management Professionals Society (BCHIMPS) is the premier not-for-profit organization for those involved with all aspects of managing health information within BC. A key focus of BCHIMPS is member education. The Society hosts regular symposia and other educational events featuring nationally recognized speakers while highlighting local and provincial initiatives.

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