Academic Forum Annual Retreat

Thursday, June 3, 2021
11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

* Registration deadline June 2

Register Now for the Academic Forum Annual Retreat

Join us for the 2nd Academic Forum Annual Retreat. The retreat’s aim is to focus on the Academic Forum’s priorities, current and future. It is important for members to engage in this opportunity to hear and be heard; and the retreat format allows us to expand the business meeting to include critical and useful information for sustaining successful programs in education and training. The Academic Forum Annual Retreat is held virtually.


Welcome 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time
State of the Academic Forum 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Mission Statement 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Lunch Break 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
DEI Best Practices 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Accreditation Panel 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
AMIA’s Health Informatics Certification Update 3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.
Social 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
* Virtual meeting links will be sent out after May 27.

The Academic Forum Retreat is restricted to Academic Forum Members. There is no fee to attend. Registration is not mandatory but helpful for planning purposes.

Contact: Michelle Martin at or 301.657.5915

Academic Forum Meeting Planning Committee

LaVerne Manos, DNP, RN-BC, FAMIA
Academic Forum Chair-elect; NIPD Chair

Josette Jones, RN, PhD, FAMIA
Academic Forum Executive Committee Chair

Sue Feldman, RN, Med, PhD
Academic Forum At-Large Member

Aarti Chandawarkar, MD, FAMIA
Academic Forum Secretary