John Halamka to Speak at MEDITECH’s 2015 Physician and CIO Forum


This year’s Physician and CIO Forum will feature healthcare thought leader John Halamka, MD, CMIO at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) (Boston, MA).

Dr. Halamka will be hosting an education session on Nov. 6, where he will discuss the pros and cons of cloud computing, the nuances between a public and private cloud, and security-related measures.

In addition to serving as CMIO at BIDMC, Dr. Halamka is a practicing emergency physician, CIO and dean for Technology at Harvard Medical School. He is also the Chairman of the New England Health Electronic Data Interchange Network (NEHEN), CEO of MA-SHARE (the Regional Health Information Organization), and chair of the US Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP).

Attending the Physician and CIO Forum? Visit MEDITECH’s Event page for a list of all presenters and agenda.