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MAY 2006

May 10, 2006, Building Effective Clinical Evaluation Tools in Nursing, Lewisburg, PA. Sponsored by the National League for Nursing, 61 Broadway, New York, NY 10006, and the Pennsylvania Association of Practical Nursing Administrators. For more information, call 800-669-1656 or visit the NLN Web site:


May 20-24, 2006, Toward Electronic Patient Records 2006: 22nd Annual TEPR Conference and Exhibition, Baltimore, MD. Sponsored by Medical Records Institute, 425 Boylston Street, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02116. Telephone: (617) 964-3923; fax: (617) 964-3926; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site:


May 21-24, 2006, Emerging Trends and Challenges in Information Technology Management: 2006 Information Resources Management Association International Conference, Washington, DC. Sponsored by IRMA, 701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Suite 200, Hershey, PA 17033. For more information, contact Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, Program Chair, e-mail: [email protected]; Web site:


May 23-24, 2006, 4th International Symposium on Appropriate Healthcare Technologies for Developing Countries, London, UK. Sponsored by the Healthcare Technologies Professional Network of the Institution of Electrical Engineers, Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL. For more information, visit the Web site:


May 26-29, 2006, 24th Annual International Nursing Computer and Technology Conference, Toronto, Ontario. Sponsored by the Rutgers University College of Nursing, Ackerson Hall Room 102, 180 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102. For more information, visit the Web site:


JUNE 2006

June 11-14, 2006, NI2006: 9th International Congress on Nursing Informatics, Seoul, Korea. Sponsored by the Special Interest Group in Nursing Informatics of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA-NI SIG), IMIA, 5782-172 Street, Edmonton, AB, T6M 1B4 Canada, and the Korean Society for Medical Informatics NI SIG. For more information, contact NI 2006 Secretariat, K & K B/D 201 811-4 Yeoksam-dong Kangnam-gu, Seoul 135-080, Korea; telephone: +82-2-566-6067; e-mail: [email protected]; or visit the Web site:


June 20-22, 2006, Moving to Web-based Learning: A Conference for Educators, Indianapolis, IN. Sponsored by the Indiana University School of Nursing Office of Lifelong Learning, 1111 Middle Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202. For more information, call 317-274-7779; e-mail: [email protected].


June 22-23, 2006, CBMS 2006: 19th Annual IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, Salt Lake City, UT. Hosted by Brigham Young University, and cosponsored by BYU, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society Technical Committee on Computational Medicine, and the College of Engineering, Texas Tech University. For more information, visit the Web site:


JULY 2006

July 19-22, 2006, Advancing Clinical Practice through Nursing Informatics: Summer Institute in Nursing Informatics, Baltimore, MD. Sponsored by the University of Maryland School of Nursing, Office of Continuing Education, 655 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. For more information, contact Sonia Smith, telephone: 410-706-3767; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: Call for abstracts ends March 1, 2006. Preconference sessions will be held July 16 to 18, 2006.



August 23-December 11, 2006, Nursing Informatics Certificate Program-Nursing Informatics Practicum: Web Course. Sponsored by the Office of Lifelong Learning, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN. For more information and to register, visit


August 31-September 1, 2006, From Tools to Services-Sixth Nordic Conference on eHealth and Telemedicine, Helsinki, Finland. Sponsored by the Nordic Telemedicine Association, National Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of Tromso, PO Box 35, N-9038 Tromso, Norway. For more information or to register, please visit



October 14-19, 2006, MEDNET 2006: 11th World Congress on Internet in Medicine, Toronto, Ontario. Cosponsored by the Society for the Internet in Medicine, and the Journal for Medical Internet Research, For conference details and preregistration, visit or the general Congress Web site at



November 2-4, 2006, NLN Educational Technology Conference, Baltimore, MD. Sponsored by the National League for Nursing, 61 Broadway, New York, NY 10006. For more information, call 800-669-1656; Web site:




August 20-24, 2007: MedInfo 2007: Triennial Meeting of the International Medical Informatics Association, Brisbane, Australia. Hosted by the Health Informatics Society of Australia and sponsored by the International Medical Informatics Association, 5782-172 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6M1B4. For more information, telephone: 780-489-4531; e-mail: [email protected]; Website: