Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting and Webcast

Two ways to enjoy featured panel discussion!

  1. Live and in-person at CHOP, Philadelphia, PA - $25 members, $35 nonmembers
  2. Live stream individual webcast experience - free for members, $15 nonmembers

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3535 Market Street Building
Located at the intersection of 36th & Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
16th Floor – Conference Room B

Panel Discussion: Meaningful Use: What’s Public Health Got to Do with It?

Panelists will provide an overview of the population health objectives of the Meaningful Use program, including a national perspective from the ONC and an update on what the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health are doing to implement automated public heath reporting.

James Buehler, MD

Professor, Department of Health Management & Policy, School of Public Health, Drexel University (formerly, Director, Public Health Surveillance & Informatics Program Office, CDC)

James Daniel, MPH

Public Health Coordinator, Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology, U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services

Mark Dittman
Project Manager, Electronic Laboratory Reporting, Bureau of Information Technology, Pennsylvania Department of Health

Claire Newbern, PhD
Epidemiology Program Manager, Division of Disease Control, Philadelphia Department of Public Health