Winter Educational Event: "Maryland’s Progress towards a Healthier Population "

March 9, 8:00am, EST - 2:00pm, EST

Sheppard Pratt Conference Center

6501 N Charles St, Towson, MD 21204



Thank you for your overwhelming interest in this event! As a result we have filled our venue to capacity and unfortunately had to close registration early. We will not be able to accept walk-in registrations at the door. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to seeing you at our next event!


Please join the discussion as we explore progress on Maryland’s health care transformation towards a healthier population, quality patient outcomes, and improved cost! You’ll hear updates from the HSCRC and CRISP as well as learn from the population health success stories presented by MedStar, University of Maryland Medical Center, and Union Hospital of Cecil County. Won’t you join the discussion on Maryland’s population health progress?


Registration & Networking Breakfast


Opening Remarks from our President

  • Bob Hooper, President, Maryland Chapter of HIMSS


(.5 CE)*

HSCRC Update on Maryland’s Health Care Transformation

  • Chris Peterson, Principal Deputy Director,Center for Clinical and Financial Information
  • Jessica Lee, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) Liaison


(.5 CE)*

CRISP’s Role in Maryland’s Health Care Transformation  

  • David Finney, Chief of Staff, CRISP


Sponsor Spotlight & Break


(.75 CE)*

Monitoring MedStar Quality Measures

  • Karol Wicker, Senior Director, Clinical Quality Data & Analytics
  • Paul Shapin, Assistant Vice President, IT Decision Support


(1 CE)*

Population Health: Connecting The Third Revolution

  • Charles W. Callahan, DO, FAAP, Vice President, Population Health, University of Maryland Medical Center


Lunch & Networking


(.75 CE)*

The Union Hospital Impact of Telehealth in Improving Population Health

  • Anne Lara, Ed.D RN, CNE, CPHIMS, Sr. Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer



*Noted are sessions that qualify for CPHIMS/CAHIMS continuing education (CE) hours.


Early Bird Pricing Offered through midnight February 26, 2017

Member - $20, Non-Member - $59*


Regular Pricing Ends at noon on Monday, March 6, 2017

Member - $40, Non-Member - $79*


At the Door Pricing on March 9th:

Member - $80, Non-Member - $119*



* Non-Member price includes a one-year Maryland Chapter membership. In order to take advantage of this offer, be sure to fill out the application form available on our website. E-mail to or turn it in at the check-in table at this event.