NIST hosting a summer workshop on usability in health IT

NIST recently announced that they are hosting a workshop on July 13 in Gaithersburg, Maryland entitled Usability in Health IT: Strategic, Research, and Implementation.

Here are the particulars from the announcement:

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  <a href="http://www.nist.gov/"><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">National Institute of Standards and Technology</span></a><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"> (NIST) and Technology<br /> Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT<br /> Agency for Healthcare Reseach and Quality </span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Health IT professionals. </span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Workshop with roundtable discussion. </span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">To promote collaboration in health IT usability among Federal agencies, industry, and academia. </span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">State of the art; strategy for moving forward, research objectives, and implementation. </span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Lana Lowry, NIST, phone: 301-975-4995, e-mail: <a href="mailto:llowry@nist.gov">llowry@nist.gov</a></span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Coming Soon!</span>
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  <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"> <a href="https://www.fbcinc.com/nist_HealthIT/atreg1.aspx">On-line Registration</a><br /> </span><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">(By clicking on this link, you are leaving the NIST site.)</span><span style="font-size: xx-small;"> <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"></p> 

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    On-line registration will end at 5 pm EST on July 6, 2010</span></span></td> </tr> 

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          <span style="font-size: xx-small;"><strong><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Registration Contact:</span></strong></span>
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        <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">Angela Ellis, NIST, phone: 301-975-3881, email: <a href="mailto:angela.ellis@nist.gov">angela.ellis@nist.gov</a></span>
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          <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong>Accommodations:</strong></span>
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        <span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;">A block of rooms has been reserved for the nights of <strong>July 12, 2010</strong> at the <span style="color: #0000cc;"><span style="color: #000000;">Holiday Inn Gaithersburg, Two Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20879. </span></span>The special rate is $119.00 per night plus 13% tax.To make your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 301/948-8900 by <strong>June 22, 2010</strong>, and mention that you are attending the &#8220;NIST/Health IT Usability Workshop&#8221;.</span>
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Shahid N. Shah

Shahid Shah is an internationally recognized enterprise software guru that specializes in digital health with an emphasis on e-health, EHR/EMR, big data, iOT, data interoperability, med device connectivity, and bioinformatics.

NIST hosting a summer workshop on usability in health IT
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