Project HealthDesign at AMIA 2011 Annual Symposium

This post originally appeared on the Project HealthDesign Blog.

Libby Dowdall, Communications Coordinator, Project HealthDesign National Program Office

The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2011 Annual Symposium begins this weekend and runs Oct. 22-26 in Washington D.C. We congratulate BreathEasy Co-Principal Investigator Barbara Massoudi, who will receive a Leadership Award at the Symposium’s Leadership Dinner, for her success in advancing the association’s public health informatics activities.

Project HealthDesign Director Patricia Flatley Brennan will also attend the AMIA 2011 Annual Symposium. If you’ll be participating in the conference, we invite you to attend one of Dr. Brennan or Dr. Massoudi’s sessions:

Tutorial T05: Personal Health Records, Patient Portals and Consumer-Facing Health IT
Saturday, Oct. 22, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Patricia Flatley Brennan, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jonathan Wald, Partners HealthCare System; Stephen Ross, University of Colorado Denver

Panel S60: The Role of the Clinician in a Patient Power Context
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 1:45-3:15 p.m.

Charles Safran, Warner Slack, Harvard Medical School; Patricia Flatley Brennan, University of Wisconsin–Madison; Sally Okun, PatientsLikeMe

Panel S68: The Next Informatics Agenda for Public Health
Tuesday, Oct. 25, 3:30-5 p.m.
Barbara Massoudi, RTI International

Learn more about the AMIA 2011 Annual Symposium.
See what attendees are saying by following #AMIA2011 on Twitter.