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Webinar: Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future

The Disparities Solutions Center Web Seminar Series

Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010
Time: 3:30 - 5 pm EST
Register Here (http://live.blueskybroadcast.com/bsb/client/CL_DEFAULT.asp?Client=231897&PCAT=1917&CAT=1917)

In an effort to disseminate the latest information on disparities interventions, findings from important disparities research, and health policy updates regarding disparities reduction efforts, the Disparities Solutions Center at MGH hosts regular web-based seminar series. Join us for first web seminar of 2010, as we focus on the use of Health Information Technology (HIT) to address disparities. This interactive web seminar is free and open to the public, and will feature presentations from David Hunt, MD, FACS, CMO of Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, Neil Calman, MD, ABFP, FAAFP, President and CEO of the Institute for Family Health, and Adrian Zai, MD, PhD, MPH, Clinical Director of Population Informatics at MGH.

CME/CEU Credit Available: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and MGH.

The NCQA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. NCQA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NCQA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity is approved for 1.5 nursing education contact hours.

**Pre-registration is required and space is limited. To register for the web seminar, please use the following link: http://livewebcast.net/phs

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