Online Program

Challenges in Public Health Data Analytics in Research and Clinical Practice Part II

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Public health analytics depend on high quality data from EMRs, but the methodologies and tools can take various forms. From using Twitter to track health seeking behavior in mental health, to differentiating between Hepatitis B prevalence in Asian versus Chinese-born populations, this session will explore various challenges to public health analytics, and how various jurisdictions have solved these problems.
Session Objectives: Discuss the various challenges associated with using HIT to inform public health analytics, and give examples of how some of these challenges are being met in real time.
Yaw P. Baidoo, EdS, RSCC, CSCS, SCCC and Diane L. Adams, MD, MPH, DABCHS, CHS-III

Exploring the potential of preferred language in electronic health record data for monitoring Hepatitis B in Chinese populations   
Kimberly Sebek, MPH, Ha Vo, BA, Katherine Bornschlegel, MPH, Jennifer Baumgartner, MPH, Remle Newton-Dame, MPH and Jason Wang, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Health Informatics Information Technology
Endorsed by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)