Addressing Disparities Through Health Information Technology: Current Efforts and a Look Towards the Future

Date(s): 
03/30/2010
Location: 
This is an interactive web seminar available through the Internet
Fees: 
None
Sponsor(s): 

The Massachusetts General Hospital's Disparities Solution Center presents this interactive web seminar on the use of Health Information Technology (HIT) to address issues related to disparities interventions, reseach and health policy updates.

The seminar will be hosted from 3:30pm - 5:00pm EST, and will feature the following experts:

- David Hunt, MD, FAC (Chief Medical Officer & Acting Director from the Office of Health Information Technology Adoption, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT [http://healthit.hhs.gov/portal/server.pt]);

- Neil Calman, MD, ABFP, FAAFP (President & CEO of the Institute for Family Health [www.institute2000.org/index.html]);

-Adrian Zai, MD, PhD, MPH (Clinical Director of Population Informatics at Massachusetts General Hospital)

www2.massgeneral.org/disparitiessolutions/events.html

Continuing Education Credits: 
1.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits for physicians. 1.5 contact hours for nurses
Contact Person(s): 

The Disparities Solution Center

Massachusetts General Hospital

50 Staniford Street, 9th Floor

Boston, MA 02114

Tel:  617-724-7658

Email:  disparitiessolutions [ at ] partners [dot] org