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Health IT Education and Career Opportunities    []

October 1, 2012 1:00-2:30 PM ET | More Information »<>

NeHC will continue the very popular Careers in Health IT series with a spotlight on higher education paths and the careers that result from such programs. This webinar will feature health IT workforce development leaders to discuss emerging career opportunities in health IT and describe various health IT academic programs for both undergraduate and graduate students. Speakers will give an overview of the programs in their individual areas while discussing the impact of these programs on a national level. Panelists will highlight specific professional opportunities that these educational paths will prepare graduates for when they join the workforce.


*   Dr. Charles Friedman – Director, Health Informatics Program, Schools of Information and Public Health, University of Michigan

*   Dr. Leanne Field – Director, Public Health, Medical Laboratory Science and Health Information Technology Programs, University of Texas at Austin

*   Sid Voorakkara – Former Program Leader, The California Endowment



Registration required

Fee: $15*

NeHC is a non-profit organization. All revenues generated are directly reinvested into NeHC University programming. All speakers are volunteers.

*ONC employees and ONC grantees can access this program for a discounted rate. Please contact<> for more information.

Monday’s Class

Health IT Education and Career Opportunities

October 1, 2012

1:00-2:30 PM ET



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National eHealth Collaborative (NeHC) is a cooperative agreement partner of The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).