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Take a look at the 20 health IT experts and personalities that will add their unique voices to this year’s conference via social networks.
By Tom Sullivan
12:06 PM
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HIMSS on Tuesday posted its eagerly anticipated lineup of Social Media Ambassadors for the upcoming HIMSS16 conference.

Social Media Ambassadors are credentialed by HIMSS to cover the conference through a variety of networks including Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. HIMSS said they are chosen for social media savvy as well as unique perspectives on the topics and trends likely dominate during the show.

“Each Ambassador brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and a powerful network that enables a proactive and far-reaching discussion on the issues you will see at this year’s conference and the industry at large,” HIMSS social media program manager Michael Gaspar wrote in a blog post.

Without further adieu, then, here is this year’s lineup:

Andrew DeLaO: @cancergeek

Bill Bunting: @WTBunting

Brad  Justus: @brad_justus

Brian Ahier: @ahier   

Charles Webster: @wareflo

Colin Hung: @colin_hung

Geeta Nayyar: @gnayyar

Glenn Lanteigne: @glennlanteigne

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn: @healthythinker

Janice McCallum: @janicemccallum

John Lynn: @techguy

Linda Stotsky: @emranswers

Mandi Bishop: @mandibpro

Matthew Fisher: @matt_r_fisher

Nick Van Terheyden: @drnic1

Pat Rich: @pat_health

Shahid Shah: @ShahidNShah

Steve Sisko: @shimcode

Tamara StClaire: @drstclaire

Wen Dombrowski: @HealthcareWen

HIMSS16 runs from February 29-March 4, 2016 at the Sands Expo Convention Center. Register here