Service-oriented Architecture: A Public Health Perspective, 14th Healthcare Services Platform Consortium (HSPC) Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 27, 2017.

with Daryl Chertcoff, A Common Open Source Clinical Decision Support Administration Tool for
Public Health
, 2016 Public Health Informatics Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 24, 2016.

How Can Public Health Benefit From Being an Open Source Community? 2016 Public Health Informatics Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 22, 2016.

Current Approaches to Patient Matching: Will We Ever Get Anywhere? 2016 Public Health Informatics Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 22, 2016.

with Daryl Chertcoff, Clinical Decision Support for Public Health Surveillance: Three Open Source Examples, Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Annual Conference, Anchorage, AK, June 21, 2016.

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with Bill Brand, “Keeping up” in a Turbulent Environment: Successful Strategies for IIS Sustainability, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2016 National Meeting, Seattle, WA, April 6, 2016.

Open Source Revealed: How the IIS Community Can Benefit From Being an Open Source Community, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2016 National Meeting, Seattle, WA, April 6, 2016.

An Open Source Quality Assurance Tool for HL7 v2 Syndromic Surveillance Messages, International Society for Disease Surveillance (ISDS) 2015, December 9, 2015. [Abstract]

Open Source and IIS, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) Regional Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 16, 2015.

with James Daniel, Connecting Health and Care for the Nation: A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap and What It Means for IIS, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2015 National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 22, 2015.

Options for IIS and EHR Feature Overlap, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2015 National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 21, 2015.

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with Bill Brand, IIS Past, Present, and Future: A Conversation and a Discussion, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2015 National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 21, 2015.

Towards a National IIS Strategy: Options for Developing a National IIS Architecture, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2015 National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 21, 2015.

Immunization Calculation Engine (ICE): An Open Source Clinical Decision Support System for Integration with Health Information Systems, 30th VistA Community Meeting, Sacramento, CA, January 16, 2015.

with Bill Brand, IIS and HIEs: Is There a Future Together?, 2014 AHIMA Convention & Exhibit, San Diego, CA, October 1, 2014.

Clinical Decision Support for Immunization, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) Regional Meeting, Lansing, MI, August 22, 2014.

with John Stinn, Planning for Consumer Access to Immunization Information Systems: A Multi-state Effort, 2014 Public Health Informatics Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 30, 2014.

with John Stinn, Consumer Access to Immunization Information: Project Summary, Public Health Forum – Joint Nationwide Webinar, March 20, 2014.

with R. McCoy and J. Ritter, Interoperability: Semantic (Data), Technical (Transport), Functional (Users’ Business Rules, Workflow and Dataflow), Webinar Series – Wednesdays with PHRI, March 19, 2014.

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Interoperability With IIS: Can It Be Extended to Schools?,American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2013 National Meeting, Denver, CO, October 9, 2013.

with Danielle Reader-Jolley, Building Effective IIS-HIE Relationships: Findings from a Nationwide Telephone Survey, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2013 National Meeting, Denver, CO, October 8, 2013.

with Emily Emerson, et al, Consumer Access to Immunization Information Systems: Approach/Options Considered by Minnesota, American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA) 2013 National Meeting, Denver, CO, October 7, 2013.

Meaningful Use, Public Health & Transport Standards: Strategies and Tactics, Meaningful Use Public Health Forum & CDC Nationwide Call, March 21, 2013.

Roundtable: Health Information Exchange Standards and Their Implications for Public Health, American Public Health Association (APHA) 140th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, October 30, 2012.

Continuing Evolution: California’s Two-pronged Approach to IIS and Interoperability, American Immunization Registry Association 2012 IIS Meeting, St. Paul, MN, September 20, 2012.

with Anna Orlova, et al, Towards Health IT Standards Adoption: A Web-based Resource of Health IT Applications and Projects in Public Health, American Public Health Association (APHA) 139th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, October 31, 2011.

Health Information Exchange and Directory Services: Public Health’s Role, American Public Health Association (APHA) 139th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, October 31, 2011.

with Kristen Forney et al, Case Study on Meaningful Use and Public Health: Immunization Information Systems in New York City, 2011 Public Health Informatics Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 24, 2011.

with Amy Zimmerman and Laura Rappleye, Public Health Meaningful Use: Views from the Fieldhttps://www.hln.com/assets/pdf/HIMSS-PH&MU20110519.pdf, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Chapter HIE Liaison Roundtable Education Webinar, May 19, 2011.

with Amy Metroka, et al, Meaningful Use and Immunization Information Systems: A Case Study, 45th National Immunization Conference, Washington, DC, March 30, 2011.

Service-Oriented Architecture: Enabling Data Sharing Between Immunization Information Systems and Clinical Care, American Public Health Association (APHA) 138th Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 10, 2010.

Public Health and Support for Meaningful Use in Health Information Exchange, HIMSS Virtual Conference and Expo, June 10, 2010.

Service-oriented Architecture: Immunization Information System Case Studies, 44th National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 21, 2010.

with Anna Orlova, et al, Business Case for Public Health Participation in Health Information Technology (HIT) Standardization, 2009 Public Health Information Network (PHIN) Conference, Atlanta, GA, September 2, 2009.

with Laurance Stuntz and Jim Younkin, HITSP Real World Sites: Health Information Exchanges – Vermont Information Technology Leaders, Health Information Technology Standards Panel Webinar Series, July 9, 2009.

Architecture for Person Matching and De-duplication, American Public Health Association (APHA) 136th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 29, 2008.

From Integration to Interoperability: The Role of Public Health Systems in the Emerging World of Health Information Exchange, American Public Health Association (APHA) 136th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 27, 2008.

with Michael Berry, Planning for PHIN Certification: A Small State’s Experience, 2008 Public Health Information Network (PHIN) Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 26, 2008.

Public Health Systems Interoperability, 2008 American Medical Informatics Association Spring Congress, Phoenix, AZ, May 29, 2008.

Immunization Information System Interoperability, 42nd National Immunization Conference, American Immunization Registry Association Pre-conference Workshop, Atlanta, GA, March 16, 2008.

Service-oriented Architecture in Public Health, National Association for Public Health Information Technology (NAPHIT) Webinar, June 8, 2007.

Revitalizing Public Health Data Systems in the New World of Health Information Exchange, Fourth Health Information Technology Summit, Washington, DC, March 30, 2007.

How Can IIS Remain Relevant in the New World of Health Information Exchange?, 41st National Immunization Conference, Kansas City, MO, March 6, 2007.

with Michael Berry, RHIO Models and Public Health: How Do You Determine the Best Approach?, American Public Health Association (APHA) 134th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 8, 2006.

Models for Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) Systems, National Association for Public Health Information Technology (NAPHIT) Webinar, March 15, 2006.

with Michael Berry, Models for Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) Systems: Ensuring Public Health’s Role, American Public Health Association (APHA) 133rd Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, December 13, 2005.

Frameworks and Models for Integration, Connecting Communities for Better Health Conference, Washington, DC, May 26, 2005.

Using Electronic Medical Records: National and Local Perspectives, 3rd Annual Awards of Excellence in Immunization Practices & Conference, Pasadena, CA, May 12, 2005.

with Angel Aponte, et al, Evolution of Data Exchange with New York Citywide Immunization Registry: From Paper to Electronic Messaging, 39th National Immunization Conference, Washington, DC, March 24, 2005.

with Susan Salkowitz, Public Health Systems Integration in Support of Emergency Preparedness, American Public Health Association (APHA) 132nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, November 8, 2004.

Positioning IIS Within EHR: Ask Not What EHR Can Do for You, Ask What You can Do for EHR, 2004 Immunization Registry Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 19, 2004.

with Susan Salkowitz, EHR Update: Integrating Immunization Registries with Electronic Medical Records, 2004 Immunization Registry Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 18, 2004.

with Michael Berry, Expanding the Options for Immunization Data Collection with Personal Digital Assistants, 38th National Immunization Conference, Nashville, TN, May 13, 2004.

with Susan Salkowitz, Registry Integration with Electronic Medical Records, 38th National Immunization Conference, Nashville, TN, May 13, 2004.

Conceptual Data Flow Model Between PHIN Systems, 38th National Immunization Conference, Nashville, TN, May 13, 2004.

with Susan Salkowitz, Electronic Medical Records and Registries: Challenges and Opportunities, 18th CA SIIS Statewide Meeting, Oakland, CA, October 15, 2003.

Role of Alternative Networks in Registry Telecommunications,37th National Immunization Conference, Chicago, IL, March 17, 2003.

with Susan Salkowitz, Registry Assessment Methodologies: Experience Across Three Projects, 37th National Immunization Conference, Chicago, IL, March 17, 2003.

with Amy Zimmerman, Planning for Change: Technology Assessment of Rhode Island’s KIDSNET, 37th National Immunization Conference, Chicago, IL, March 17, 2003.

with Angel Aponte, Internet Interfaces: Provider Access to Confidential Patient Information – A Survey of 11 Jurisdictions,2002 Immunization Registry Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 29, 2002.

with Amy Metroka, Implementing a HIPAA Compliant Electronic File Transfer Application for Reporting to the NY Citywide Immunization Registry, 2002 Immunization Registry Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 29, 2002.

with Robyn Davis, Immunization Registry Support for Bio-Terrorism Preparedness: Los Angeles, 2002 Immunization Registry Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 28, 2002.

with Amy Zimmerman, Technology Assessment: Moving Rhode Island’s KIDSNET Forward, 2002 Immunization Registry Conference, Philadelphia, PA, October 28, 2002.

Low-bandwidth Registry Communications, 16th CA SIIS Statewide Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 15, 2002.

with Deborah Walker, Disaster Recovery of the New York Citywide Immunizatin Registry After the World Trade Center Tragedy, 36th National Immunization Conference, Denver, CO, April 30, 2002.

with Deborah Walker, Challenges in System Integration in Public Health, American Public Health Association (APHA) 129th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, October 24, 2001.

Assessing Your Security Needs, 14th CA SIIS Statewide Meeting, San Diego, CA, October 10, 2001.

with Diane Fraiter, Connecticut’s Immunization Registry Reporting System, 2001 Immunization Registry Conference, Little Rock, AK, July 9, 2001.

Web Enablement: Considerations and Issues for Immunization Registries, Pre-conference Workshhop, 2001 Immunization Registry Conference, Little Rock, AK, July 8, 2001.

with Diane Fraiter, Extending the Life of a Registry: Connecticut’s ICES Reporting System, 35th National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 1, 2001.

with Martha Rome, Using Immunization Registry Data to Support Medicaid Managed Care Services, The 5th Annual Congress on Managed Medicaid and Medicare (NMHCC), Washington, DC, January 22, 2001.

with Ayesha Gill and Susan M. Salkowitz, Challenges and Responses in Immunization Programs: California Strategies to Extend Registries to All Communities in the State, American Public Health Association (APHA) 128th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 13, 2000.

with Ruth Gubernick, Susan M. Salkowitz, and JoAnne Fischer,Use of an Information System at a Community-based Maternal Care Agency to Help Pregnant Women Successfully Manage the Impacts of Social Policy Change, American Public Health Association (APHA) 128th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 13, 2000.

with Susan Salkowitz, Internet Technology in Public Health: Enhancing Practice, Enabling Achievement, Pennsylvania Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Harrisburg, PA, October 10, 2000.

with Martha Rome and Ruth Gubernick, New Software Tools for Recall in an Immunization Registry, Public Health Informatics and Distance Learning Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 10, 2000.

with Susan Salkowitz, To Web or Not to Web: Technical and Policy Considerations for the Web as an Application Deployment Environment, Public Health Informatics and Distance Learning Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 10, 2000.

with Vikki Papadouka and Deborah Walker, The Development of a New Tool for Data Quality Improvement and Use of an Immunization Registry in the 21st Century, 34th National Immunization Conference, Washington, DC, July 7, 2000.

with Amy Metroka and Susan Salkowitz, The New York City CIR: A Registry in the Process of Re-inventing Itself, 34th National Immunization Conference, Washington, DC, July 7, 2000.

Bridging the Digital Divide: Building Organizational Capacity, Bridging the Digital Divide Conference, The Enterprise Center, Philadelphia, PA, April 19, 2000.

with Denice Stewart and M. Katie McGee, Remote Dental Consultation System, American Association of Dental Schools Annual Meeting “TechniFair 2000,” Washington, DC, April 2, 2000.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Registry Crystal Ball: Challenges for the Future, 2000 Immunization Registry Conference, Newport, RI, March 28, 2000.

Web Architectures and Security, All Kids Count World Wide Web and Immunization Registries Conference, Ontario, CA, February 24, 2000.

with Ruth Gubernick, Susan M. Salkowitz, and JoAnne Fischer, A Case Study in Addressing Maternal and Child Health Data Quality Assurance, Reporting, and Research Requirements in a Changing Health Care Environment, American Public Health Association (APHA) 127th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 9, 1999.

with Ruth Gubernick, Susan M. Salkowitz, and JoAnne Fischer, Successfully Using Technology to Help Community Health Advocates Ensure Quality Care in a Changing Health Care Environment, Healthy Mothers/Health Babies National Conference, Seattle, WA, August 3, 1999.

with Ruth Gubernick and Amy Wishner, Web-based Immunization Education, 33rd National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 23, 1999.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Registry Project Assessment Cookbook, 33rd National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 23, 1999.

Web Security Solutions, CUMREC99, San Antonio, TX, May 11, 1999.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Reasessing Your Registry Direction: Strategies for Moving Forward with Registry Projects, “All Kids Count” Annual Meeting, St. Paul, MN, April 28, 1999.

with Susan M. Salkowitz and Ruth Gubernick, A Collaborative Approach to Systems Design for a Community-based Maternal/Child Agency Operating in a Managed Care Environment, American Public Health Association (APHA) 126th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, November 17, 1998.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, The Final Chapter: Managing the Technical, Financial, and Political Complexities of Immunization Registry Deployment and Sustainability, 32nd National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 21, 1998.

Standards for Web Browser Security, “All Kids Count” Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 8, 1998.

The Current State of Web Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security, American Public Health Association (APHA) 125th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, November 12, 1997.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Participation in Developer’s Demonstrations of Advances in Registry Technology, 31st National Immunization Conference, Detroit, MI, May 21, 1997.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Poster Session entitled Lessons Learned About Data Standards and Quality Assurance From Pilot Immunization Registry, 31st National Immunization Conference, Detroit, MI, May 21, 1997.

Security and Deployment Challenges of Hospital Access to Registries Through the Internet, “All Kids Count” Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, April 3, 1997.

with Susan M. Salkowitz, Promoting the Internet in Public Health: New Jersey’s Experience, American Public Health Association (APHA) 124th Annual Meeting, New York City, November 18, 1996.

INPHO On the Internet: A Wide-area Network Solution?, 2nd National CDC INPHO Conference, Atlanta, GA, September, 1996.

ResNet: Student Residence Networking at the University of Pennsylvania, QUESTnet 96, Townsville, Australia, July 1996.

Campus Data Networking Architecture: A Process As Well As a Product, QUESTnet 96, Townsville, Australia, July 1996.

Internet 101: An Overview of Internet Resources and Functionality, Delaware Valley Health Care Information and Management Systems Society, Philadelphia,PA, April 2, 1996.

Electronic Laboratory Surveillance: System Security Functions Presentation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, February 28, 1996.

State Immunization Information System (SIIS) Developer’s Workshop: System Security Functions Presentation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, August 2, 1995.

with Chris Shull and Dan Updegrove, Distributed Computing at Penn: Observations from the Not-so-bleeding Edge, CAUSE Northeast Regional Conference, Philadelphia, PA, June 1995 [also viewable by Adobe Acrobat].

Penn’s Project Cornerstone: Building a Principles-based Systems Architecture in Conjunction with Business Reengineering, IngresWorld 93, Santa Clara, CA, May 1993.