FRIENDS OF NLM ANNOUNCE: Call for Presentations
nnlm at u.washington.edu
Fri Oct 2 13:02:45 PDT 1998
HII99 - CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
Deadline: October 16, 1998
Friends of the National Library of Medicine
4th Annual Conference
HII99 - Improving Health in a Digital World
April 26-28, 1999
Renaissance Hotel, Washington, D.C.
Friends of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) will be holding its
Fourth Annual Conference HII99 which examines policy issues relating to the
emerging Health Information Infrastructure, April 26-28, 1999.
We are soliciting speakers for this important national conference on using
the emerging information infrastructure to improve health.
The theme of the HII99 is Improving Health in a Digital World.
The conference foci will be:
o Telehealth/Telemedicine o Privacy and Portability
o Consumer Health Information o Equity and Access
We are soliciting ideas for breakout sessions that develop these themes.
Breakout sessions are 1-hour and 15 minutes long on Tuesday, April 27 and
Wednesday, April 28, 1999..
Friends of the NLM reserves the right to re-organize presentations and
combine similar presentations into panel discussions.
For the HII99 presentation application, please visit our website
<http://www.fnlm.org> and click CONFERENCE. This section includes
information about our prior conferences as well as all of the information
you will need for presenting.
Friends of the NLM
1555 Connecticut Avenue
Washington, D.C. 20036
fnlm at aol.com
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