Join us online for the Health Terminology Standards Seminar Series June 2022

Health terminology and data exchange standards are integral to the successful adoption of interoperable EHR systems. This public seminar series is part of the School of Health Information Science Graduate Certificate in Health Terminology Standards program.

The sessions are delivered in real-time via Zoom 5-6pm PT/ 8-9pm ET by experts in health information standards.

Date: Thursday, June 2 (Recording now available)
Topic: Health System Improvement – Can Standards Help?
Speaker: Morgan Price, Associate Professor, University of British Columbia

Date: Thursday, June 9 (Recording and slides now available)
Topic: Nursing Data Standards: Landscape and Directions in Canada
Speaker: Lynn Nagle, Adjunct Professor, University of New Brunswick

Date: Thursday, June 16 (Recording and slides now available)
Topic: SNOMED CT Trends and Latest Developments
Speaker: Linda Bird, Head of Implementation Support, SNOMED International

Date: Thursday, June 23 (Recording and slides now available)
Topic: Building a Better Health Record to Improve Documentation Quality
Speaker 1:  Robert Hayward, Professor, and Director Clinical System Design, Alberta Health Services
Speaker 2:  Debbie Pinter, Clinical Operations Informatics Officer, Alberta Health Services

Date: Thursday, June 30 (Recording and slides now available)
Topic: Computable Care Guidelines
Speaker: Derek Ritz, Principal Consultant, ecGroup Inc.

To join each session:

Meeting ID: 839 4013 2585

Password: 608691

For more information, please contact Francis Lau at