209635 Implications for the Field of Public Health Informatics: Students' Perspectives

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 12:30 PM

Christopher Williams, MPH, CPEHR, CPHI , Louisiana Healthcare Review, Baton Rouge, LA
Public Health Informatics (PHI) Students will serve as panelists for this interactive and informative discussion pertaining to the cross-cutting field of PHI. The session will feature diverse points of view from PHI students matriculating in a variety of programs.

Learning Objectives:
Identify an operational definition of Public Health Informatics. Discuss the Role(s) of Public Health Informatics among other Public Health Disciplines. List Possible Career Opportunities in Public Health Informatics. Describe the Role(s) of Public Health Informatics in Meeting the Needs of Underserved Populations.

Keywords: Students, Information Technology

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I serve as Chair-Elect of HIIT. I have also been involved with APHA as a HIIT abstract reviewer, and have served as a moderator for multiple HIIT sessions at past APHA Annual Meetings.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.