CMIO Leadership Forum to Focus on ‘Transforming Healthcare Through Evidence-based Medicine’

Health information technology and physician leaders to meet in Chicago; Hosted by Clinical Innovation + Technology magazine, sponsored by Elsevier ClinicalKey

Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 24, 2012 Clinical Innovation + Technology magazine is hosting its annual CMIO Leadership Forum, Oct. 3-5, 2012, at the Trump Hotel Chicago, with this year’s focus on “Transforming Healthcare Through Evidence-based Medicine.”

The forum features Farzad Mostashari, M.D., ScM, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and David A. Kessler, M.D., former FDA Commissioner, as the keynote speakers, in addition to many other exciting presenters. This two-day interactive leadership forum on the role of evidence-based medicine will discuss topics such as: Accountable Care, Medical Home, Meaningful Use, Engaging Patients & Physicians, Government Policy, EMRs, Cost effectiveness, Team-based Collaborative Care and Global Healthcare Challenges.

The CMIO Leadership Forum is designed to foster innovation in evidence-based medicine and promote sharing of evidence-based medicine best practices. It provides a symposium for physician and clinical leaders, C-suite executives, researchers and opinion leaders to share knowledge, information and best practices related to evidence-based medicine. It also seeks to provide a venue for these individuals to learn, discuss, exchange and network.

This forum is sponsored by Elsevier ClinicalKey. With a longstanding commitment to evidence-based medicine, Elsevier is proud to join with Clinical Innovation + Technology to advance the discussion of this important topic.

Other influential speakers at the forum include:

The CMIO Leadership Forum is designed for the education and enrichment of Chief Medical Officers, Chief Medical Information/Informatics Officers, Chief Information Officers, Chief Innovation Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Executive Officers, Chief Operating Officers, Chief Nursing Officers, Chief Quality Officers, Vice Presidents of Clinical Informatics, Vice Presidents and Directors of Information Systems, Clinical Informaticists and clinical department chiefs.

For more information on attending this informative and stimulating event, please visit the CMIO Leadership Forum Registration Website.

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ClinicalKey, an Elsevier product, is the world’s first clinical insight engine. More than a traditional search engine, ClinicalKey is built from the ground up on Smart Content tagged from Elsevier’s proprietary EMMeT taxonomy. It is designed with the physician’s workflow in mind. From the fastest speed to answer to the built in tools that make one-click sharing possible, ClinicalKey integrates seamlessly into the hectic schedule of every healthcare professional: Diagnosis/Point of Care; Sharing Information; Staying Current with more than 800 books in every medical discipline, more than 500 top journals and more than 9,000 videos of surgical procedures and other techniques at the fingertips of the healthcare professionals.

About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and sometimes make groundbreaking discoveries that advance the boundaries of knowledge and human progress. Elsevier provides web-based, digital solutions — among them ScienceDirect, Scopus, Elsevier Research Intelligence,and ClinicalKey—and publishes over 2,200 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and over 25,000 book titles, including a number of iconic reference works.

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