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2004 PHDSC Annual Meeting


March 17, 2004
March 18, 2004

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Wednesday, March 17

8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks Walter Suarez, President
PHDSC Board of Directors
9:10 a.m. Keynote Address Helga Rippen, DHHS
The Future of Health Data Standards
(30 slides, 205 KB)
9:30 a.m. Session I - Public Health Data Standards - Partners Perspectives
Federal, State and Local Agencies Moderator: Walter Suarez, MCHE
Claire Broome
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (24 slides, 915 KB)
Betsy Humphreys
National Library of Medicine 
(18 slides, 443 KB)
Michael Fitzmaurice
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
(21 slides, 224 KB)
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Federal, State and Local Agencies (continued)
  Edward Sondik
National Center for Health Statistics 
(26 slides, 4 MB)
Richard Spivack
Department of Commerce (12 slides, 8 MB)
Martin LaVenture
State and Local Perspectives
(34 slides, 5 MB)
11:15 a.m. Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Luncheon Speakers Cynthia Wark, CMS
Consolidated Health Informatics Initiative (16 slides, 221 KB)
Governor Jim Geringer, ESRI
Moving Data and Technology to the Front Office (76 slides, 15 MB)
1:30 p.m. Session II - Public Health Data Standards - Partners Perspectives
Professional Health Data Organizations and Associations Moderator: David Ross, PHII
Kathleen Cook
National Association of County & City Health Officials (15 slides, 89 KB)
Denise Love
National Association of Health Data Organizations (9 slides, 2 MB)
Doug Drabkowski
Association of Public Health Laboratories (16 slides, 2 MB)
Elliot Stone
Massachusetts Health Data Consortium
(7 slides, 210 KB)
Walter Suarez
Midwest Center for HIPAA Education
Janet Marchibroda
eHealth Initiative (52 slides, 229 KB)
2:40 p.m. Panel Discussion
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Session III - Public Health Data Standards - Partners Perspectives
Academic Institutions Moderator: Janet Marchibroda, eHealth Initiative
Donald Steinwachs
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (15 slides, 149 KB)
Lawrence Hanrahan
University of Wisconsin (21 slides, 2 MB)
3:45 p.m. Panel Discussion
4:15 p.m. Session IV - Public Health Data Standards - Partners Perspectives
Standards Development Organizations and Private Sector
Standards Development Organizations
Moderator: Robert Davis, CDC/NCHS
Kathleen Connor
HL7 and X12 (15 slides, 83 KB)
Marjorie Rallins
SNOMED CT (31 slides, 405 KB)
Private Sector Organizations Maureen Kitchelt
AT&T (19 slides, 972 KB)
Sally Klein
Fox System (8 slides, 90 KB)
Jill Kaufman
IBM (5 slides, 530 KB)
Robert Gregory
Atlas Development Corporation
(17 slides, 2 MB)
5:15 p.m. Panel Discussion
5:30 p.m. Overall Discussion on Stakeholders Perspectives
6:00 p.m. Adjournment - Day 1
6:30 p.m. Group Dinner at Bello Mondo Restaurant

Thursday, March 18

8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Session V - Public Health Data Standards - Setting Up An Agenda
Building Blocks for Public Health Data Standards: Efforts to Date Moderator: Marjorie Greenberg, CDC/NCHS
Robert Davis
Health Care Services Data Reporting Guide (11 slides, 119 KB)
Factsheet (PDF 1 page, 131 KB)
Christina Worrall
Educational Strategies/Web-Based Resource Center (13 slides, 1 MB)
Arturo Coto & Starla Ledbetter
External Cause of Injury Codes
(6 slides, 42 KB)

John Lawniczak
Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Sharing
(13 slides, 145 KB)
Letter to DHHS Secretary (PDF 6 pages, 30 KB)
David Ross
Standardizing Public Health Laboratory Data (12 slides, 960 KB)
Mike Carter
Standardizing Environmental Laboratories (16 slides, 121 KB)
10:00 a.m. Panel Discussion
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Session VI - Public Health Data Standards - Setting Up An Agenda
Developing a Conceptual Framework for Public Health/Population Health Data Needs Moderator: Elliot Stone, MHDC
Steve Steindel
Going Beyond Surveillance (8 slides, 387 KB)
William Sonntag
EPA's Perspectives (15 slides, 640 KB)
Deborah Linzer
Integration of Child Health Information Systems (18 slides, 466 KB)
Anna Orlova
PHDSC Task Force on Electronic Health Record-Public Health (EHR-PH)
(12 slides, 175 KB)
PDF (PDF 69 pages, 999 KB)
William Davenhall
World Health Perspectives: Need for a Global Public Health Data Model
(14 slides, 14 MB)
11:45 a.m. Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m. Overall Discussion on Sessions V and VI - Setting Up an Agenda
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Luncheon Speakers Marjorie Greenberg, CDC/NCHS
International Perspectives on Public Health Data Standards (21 slides, 229 KB)
1:30 p.m. Closing Session Walter Suarez, MCHE and PHDSC
Roundtable Discussion on Building a Partnership for Public Health/Population Health Data Standardization
(19 slides, 271 KB)
2:30 p.m. Closing Remarks and Meeting Adjournment