Informatics Educational Opportunities

Leadership Strategies in Information Technology in Health Care

January 30—February 3, 2017 (Module 1) and May 15—19, 2017 (Module 2)

Is health IT worth the challenges and investment? Learn the opportunities presented by HIT and how to leverage it to increase the quality of patient safety and create a more efficient organization. Led by top experts in HIT, this is the program to attend if you want to drive health IT performance and value.

Leadership Strategies for Information Technology in Health Care 

Weekend Immersion in Nursing Informatics

This intensive course held in various locations throughout the United States includes content for nurses interested in becoming Certified Informatics Nurses. For more information, see

Nursing Informatics Boot Camp

This intensive two day course focuses on current informatics trends and issues in health. It includes content for nurses who are interested in becoming Board Certified Informatics Nurses. Other clinical professionals working in informatics may wish to take the course to become exposed to the course topics. Contact hours will be awarded based on the length of each program (typically 14 CE hours).

Susan K. Newbold, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, FHIMSS is a Healthcare Informatics Consultant, Franklin, TN. Dr. Newbold is Board Certified in Healthcare Informatics and initiated the first review course in nursing informatics in 1995 which she taught nearly 50 times. For locations and registration, see