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BCHIMPS 2018 Annual Fall Education Symposium

  • 27 Sep 2018
  • The Sutton Place Hotel, 845 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
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BCHIMPS 2018 Annual Fall Education Symposium

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Patient and Provider Empowerment Approaches

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

Our preliminary agenda starts at 8:00 am with a continental breakfast, followed by Welcome by the BCHIMPS President at 8:30 am and concludes at 4:45 pm, followed by a complimentary social in the foyer. Presentations 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, Executive VP, HIMSS, Michael Fergusson, CEO, Ayogo, Carol Rimmer, Director, Doctors Technology Office, Doctors of BC, and Dr. Eric Cadesky, President, Doctors of BC.

We will also have an interactive panel discussion with Clinical & Systems Transformation (CST) project representatives Inc.: Dr. Charles Lo, Associate CMIO, CST, Providence Health Care, Dr. Frances Wong, VP, Medical Affairs & Medical Information, BC Cancer, Christine Jerrett, Clinical Informatics Specialist, PHC, and Victoria Withers, representing Patients.

Closing with a keynote from Dr. Alexandra T. Greenhill, Founder, CEO and Chief Medical Officer, Careteam Technologies.

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

The symposium is certified as a Patients Included event.

Thank you to our sponsors!






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