2014 CMPA Information Session

Ottawa, Ontario
August 20, 2014

Information session

The CMPA's information session involved a panel of highly-qualified speakers who provided insight on the important issue of the impact of big data on medical care, followed by a Q&A session. CME credits were provided for this event.*

View the webcast from the information session.

A CMPA paper entitled The impact of big data on healthcare and medical practice [PDF] was also released.

Click each presenter's name below to view their slide presentation.

  • Dr. Timothy Ho [PDF], MD, MPH, Physician Co-Lead, Complete Care, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, California
  • Ms. Susan Anderson [PDF], Assistant Deputy Minister and CIO, Health Information Technology and Systems Division, Alberta Health, Government of Alberta
  • Mr. Carman Baggaley [PDF], Senior International Research and Policy Analyst, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

* This event was an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CMPA for up to 1.5 MOC credits. This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 1.5 Mainpro-M1 credits.