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Global Health Equity Network

Advancing diversity and inclusion to ensure health and wellness for everyone, everywhere.

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Join the HIMSS Global Health Equity Network to advance the cause of health and wellness for everyone, everywhere. Collaborate with members of our diverse communities to share insights, best practices and resources through virtual and in-person education, events and networking. Advocate for underserved groups in health information and technology around the globe, and collaborate to find real-world solutions to challenges and roadblocks. Dialogue with an inclusive group of leaders in healthcare, health information and technology, and government to improve access to care and outcomes for people across the globe.

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Get Engaged! There are many ways you can join us in this work:


National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved Summit
Monday, March 9, 2020 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm ET | OCCC W206A

#IamRemarkable Workshop Sessions
March 9, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | OCCC W207 | Orlando, FL | General Session
March 10, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Hyatt Regency Florida Room | Orlando, FL | Executive Session
March 10, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm| Hyatt Regency Florida Room | Orlando, FL | Clinician Session

Women in Health IT Networking Reception
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 PM | Hyatt Upper Pool Deck

Global Health Equity Session Series
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 | 8:30 am – 12:30 pm ET | OCCC W330A

Diversity Mentor Meetup at HIMSS20
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 | 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm ET | OCCC W340A

African American Community Meetup
Thursday, March 12, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm ET | HIMSS Spot Theater, Lobby C

Opportunities to Take Action

Opportunity Hub (OHUB) at HIMSS

HIMSS and Opportunity Hub (OHUB) partner to increase Black & Latinx representation at the intersection of healthcare, innovation and culture at HIMSS20. These efforts were created to increase the pipeline of early technical and non-technical talent at HIMSS member companies and beyond.  Learn more and show your support by sponsoring a student!

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