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    August 17 7:30am
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    August 17 8:30am
    The Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Office will conduct the 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation on Thursday, August 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the IT Building. Graduate students anticipating to be first-time teaching assistants in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are encouraged to register for and attend the TA Orientation. Attendees will more »
  • Peer Mentor Training
    August 17 9:00am
    20 new Peer Mentors for the 21st Century Scholars will complete training.  They will be reviewing training materials and practicing the mentoring techniques they are learning.  There will also be team builders and personal development for the peer mentors at this training. more »
  • 2017 IUPUI Summer Bridge Closing Program
    August 17 12:00pm
    This event is an opportunity for all IUPUI Summer Bridge students, staff and faculty to come together one last time and celebrate the culmination of the summer program.  There will be several key speakers and recognition with cheering for each Summer Bridge section.  more »
  • Competition Pool
    August 18 5:30am
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Thursday, August 17, 2017
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    • Instructional Pool
      August 17 7:30am
      lap swim more »
    • 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation
      August 17 8:30am
      The Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Office will conduct the 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation on Thursday, August 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the IT Building. Graduate students anticipating to be first-time teaching assistants in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are encouraged to register for and attend the TA Orientation. Attendees will more »
    • Peer Mentor Training
      August 17 9:00am
      20 new Peer Mentors for the 21st Century Scholars will complete training.  They will be reviewing training materials and practicing the mentoring techniques they are learning.  There will also be team builders and personal development for the peer mentors at this training. more »
    • 2017 IUPUI Summer Bridge Closing Program
      August 17 12:00pm
      This event is an opportunity for all IUPUI Summer Bridge students, staff and faculty to come together one last time and celebrate the culmination of the summer program.  There will be several key speakers and recognition with cheering for each Summer Bridge section.  more »
    • Competition Pool
      August 18 5:30am
      lap swim more »
    Thursday, August 17, 2017
      IU Calendar




      • Instructional Pool
        August 17 7:30am
        lap swim more »
      • 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation
        August 17 8:30am
        The Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Office will conduct the 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation on Thursday, August 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the IT Building. Graduate students anticipating to be first-time teaching assistants in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are encouraged to register for and attend the TA Orientation. Attendees will more »
      • Peer Mentor Training
        August 17 9:00am
        20 new Peer Mentors for the 21st Century Scholars will complete training.  They will be reviewing training materials and practicing the mentoring techniques they are learning.  There will also be team builders and personal development for the peer mentors at this training. more »
      • 2017 IUPUI Summer Bridge Closing Program
        August 17 12:00pm
        This event is an opportunity for all IUPUI Summer Bridge students, staff and faculty to come together one last time and celebrate the culmination of the summer program.  There will be several key speakers and recognition with cheering for each Summer Bridge section.  more »
      • Competition Pool
        August 18 5:30am
        lap swim more »
      Thursday, August 17, 2017
        IU Calendar




        • Instructional Pool
          August 17 7:30am
          lap swim more »
        • 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation
          August 17 8:30am
          The Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Office will conduct the 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation on Thursday, August 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the IT Building. Graduate students anticipating to be first-time teaching assistants in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are encouraged to register for and attend the TA Orientation. Attendees will more »
        • Peer Mentor Training
          August 17 9:00am
          20 new Peer Mentors for the 21st Century Scholars will complete training.  They will be reviewing training materials and practicing the mentoring techniques they are learning.  There will also be team builders and personal development for the peer mentors at this training. more »
        • 2017 IUPUI Summer Bridge Closing Program
          August 17 12:00pm
          This event is an opportunity for all IUPUI Summer Bridge students, staff and faculty to come together one last time and celebrate the culmination of the summer program.  There will be several key speakers and recognition with cheering for each Summer Bridge section.  more »
        • Competition Pool
          August 18 5:30am
          lap swim more »
        Thursday, August 17, 2017

          About This Event

          Summary

          Abstract:

          There is growing recognition that the nation requires a Learning Health System (LHS) to provide higher quality, safer, and more affordable health care. An LHS is one that can routinely and securely aggregate data from disparate sources, convert the data to knowledge, and disseminate that knowledge, in actionable forms, to everyone who can benefit from it.

          Achieving a Learning Health System at a national scale requires solution of a wide array of technology and policy problems and, as such, is the consummate challenge in health informatics. This presentation will describe the LHS, why it is vital to our future, a pathway through which the nation might achieve an LHS, the specific problems that must be addressed, and why, therefore, it is the consummate informatics challenge.

          Bio:

          Charles Friedman joined the University of Michigan in September of 2011 as Professor of Information and Public Health, and Director of the new Michigan health informatics program. This appointment follows 8 years of work for the federal government, prior to which Dr. Friedman served for 26 years as a university faculty member and administrator.

          Most recently, Dr. Friedman held executive positions at the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. From 2007 to 2009 he was Deputy National Coordinator and from 2009 to 2011 he was ONC's Chief Scientific Officer. While at ONC, Friedman oversaw a diverse portfolio of nationwide activities that included development of a "learning health system", health IT research and workforce development programs, evaluation of ONC's programs, clinical decision support, and international cooperation for eHealth. He was the lead author of the first national health IT strategic plan which was released in June of 2008.

          From 2003 to 2006 Dr. Friedman was Senior Scholar at the National Library of Medicine where he oversaw NLM’s training and bioinformatics grant portfolios, and played a prominent role in developing the National Centers for Biomedical Computing. From 2006 to 2007, he served as an Associate Director and Chief Information Officer of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute.

          Prior to his work in the government, from 1996 to 2003, Dr. Friedman was Professor, Associate Vice Chancellor for Biomedical Informatics, and Founding Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics at the University of Pittsburgh. In these roles he functioned as Chief Information Officer of the university’s schools of the health sciences and directed the Pittsburgh program for Integrated Advanced Information Systems (IAIMS). He served from 1977 to 1996 in a range of faculty and administrative roles at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He directed the Office of Educational Development in the School of Medicine, served as Assistant Dean for Medical Education and Medical Informatics, and co-founded the Duke-UNC medical informatics training program.

          Dr. Friedman is an elected fellow and past president of the American College of Medical Informatics, and an Associate Editor of the Journal of the Amercian Medical Informatics Association. He was the Founding Chair of the Group on Information Resources of the Association of American Medical Colleges. He was the 2011 recipient of the Donald Detmer award for policy innovation in biomedical informatics. He is co-author of a textbook on Evaluation Methods for Biomedical Informatics.

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          • Instructional Pool
            August 17 7:30am
            lap swim more »
          • 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation
            August 17 8:30am
            The Center for Teaching and Learning and the Graduate Office will conduct the 2017 IUPUI TA Orientation on Thursday, August 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the IT Building. Graduate students anticipating to be first-time teaching assistants in Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are encouraged to register for and attend the TA Orientation. Attendees will more »
          • Peer Mentor Training
            August 17 9:00am
            20 new Peer Mentors for the 21st Century Scholars will complete training.  They will be reviewing training materials and practicing the mentoring techniques they are learning.  There will also be team builders and personal development for the peer mentors at this training. more »
          • 2017 IUPUI Summer Bridge Closing Program
            August 17 12:00pm
            This event is an opportunity for all IUPUI Summer Bridge students, staff and faculty to come together one last time and celebrate the culmination of the summer program.  There will be several key speakers and recognition with cheering for each Summer Bridge section.  more »
          • Competition Pool
            August 18 5:30am
            lap swim more »
          Thursday, August 17, 2017