Austin HIMSS Chapter Lunch and Learn: Annual Chief Information Officer Panel Discussion - December 13th

We are pleased to announce our upcoming December Austin HIMSS Chapter Lunch and Learn event. You can register by clicking the link below. This event is scheduled for Tuesday, December 13th.

Session Title - Annual Chief Information Officer Panel Discussion

Session Description:

Please join us for the Austin HIMSS Chapter's annual December CIO panel discussion on Tuesday, December 13th. Four luminaries in their field have agreed to participate in what should be a stimulating discussion and lively Q & A. We hope to see you there for this special event!

This Year's CIO Panel Consists Of:

John Mason, CIO, Hill Country Memorial

Oversees information technology infrastructure and initiatives including MACRA measures as they relate to technology, electronic medical records, network administration and computerized workflows. He began his career as a U.S. Army Captain and Communications Officer.

Mike Blom, CIO, St David’s HealthCare

He has been a member of the St. David’s HealthCare team for more than 20 years and has served as director of technical services for the healthcare system and director of information services at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. Before joining St. David’s HealthCare, Mike was the operations manager of McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Mike Minks, CIO, Seton Healthcare Family
Previous to his current appointment, Mike had leadership positions as part of Perot Systems and Dell Services supporting Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's Healthcare in Louisville, Kentucky, MacNeal Hospital and Louis A. Weiss hospitals in Vanguard Health's Chicago Market and HPA’s hospitals in Houston, TX. 

Rick Peters, CIO, Dell Medical School at the University of Texas, Austin

Prior to joining Dell Medical School, Dr. Peters was General Manager, Clinical Technology at GE Healthcare, and has extensive experience in technology startups. His clinical practice was as an Emergency Physician with Southern California Kaiser-Permanente and he teaches evidence-based medicine at the University of California San Diego, Skaggs School of Pharmacy.

Meeting Details:

December 13, 2016

11:30 AM -  1:00 PM

Thompson Conference Center, 2405 Robert Dedman Dr., Austin, TX 78712

To see additional information on this presentation and to register for this event, please click on the following link:

To secure a lunch for this event, please register by December 8th. If you cannot make the sessions in person, join us live via webcast: CLICK HERE or join at the following web address:

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Jason Siegel

Austin-Texas Chapter of HIMSS

33 West Monroe Street, Ste 1700

Chicago, IL 60603