Registration now open for 8th annual Government Health IT Conference and Exhibition

By Tom Sullivan
11:18 AM

It’s official: Anyone interested in attending the 8th annual Government Health IT Conference and Exhibition can now register at the show’s site.

The conference will take place June 11-22, 2012, in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington D.C.

For those interested in presenting at the show, the call for proposals will remain open until March 30. For more information please contact David Collins, senior director of professional development at HIMSS.

Newly-appointed federal CTO Todd Park was a keynote speaker at last year’s show, as was the national coordinator for health IT, Farzad Mostashari, MD, among others.

Here's a taste of what happened last year:

Q&A: Todd Park on the bridge between HHS' Health Data Initiative and meaningful use

Q&A: ONC's Mostashari on the innovation electronic data will spark

News: Next up for NwHIN is governance

News: States accelerate launch, payments for Medicaid EHR incentives

News: Consumer confidence about health data safety is key to consumer EHR adoption

Q&A: On driving common governance between the DoD and VA

This year’s Government Health IT Conference and Exhibition promises to be even more exciting!