Marc R. Benioff
Edward D. Lazowska, Ph.D.
PITAC Co-Chairs, Marc Benioff of salesforce.com and Edward Lazowska,
University of Washington, invite you to attend the 2003 meeting of the
PITAC on November 12, 2003 from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM EST via Webex or
in person at Noesis-Inc., 4100 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 800, Arlington, VA. At
this meeting, the PITAC plans and interests will be outlined.
||PITAC was established in 1991 to advise the President and other White
House officials on how to invest US federal funds in information technology
research and development. (Visit www.nitrd.gov/pitac
for more information). Over the next 18 months, the PITAC will address
such issues as biomedical research and health care delivery, homeland
and cyber- security, IT for science, IT and education, and egovernment.
The November 12 meeting will focus primarily on health care delivery.
The draft agenda is attached. We need your input in order to provide
the best advice we can concerning how IT can best serve health care
delivery needs in the short term and in the future.
Registration is closed.
John H. Marburger, III, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Science and
Marc R. Benioff
Chairman and CEO,
Edward D. Lazowska, Ph.D
Bill and Melinda Gates Chair in Computer Science,
University of Washington
|Welcome and Charge
PITAC Co-Chairs-General overview of Current Action Plan,
Subcommittees and their charges, Timetable, and Plans up to June
Jonathan C. Javitt, MD, MPH
for Policy Studies
Introduction of topic
Elias A. Zerhouni, MD
Director, National Institutes
Bringing medical knowledge
to the bedside
Mark B. McClellan, MD, Ph.D.
Commissioner, US Food and
Use of health information
technology for clinical trials,
public health preparedness,
and drug safety
Jonathan B. Perlin, MD, Ph.D., MHSA, FACP
Deputy Under Secretary for
Veterans Health Administration,
Department of Veterans Affairs
with Introduction by
The Honorable Anthony J. Principi,
Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Major General Kevin C. Kiley, MD
Commanding General, North Atlantic Regional Command and Walter Reed Army Medical center
Safeguarding health in the
Carolyn M. Clancy, MD
Director, Agency for Healthcare
Research and Quality
Improving health care
quality through IT
David C. Kibbe, MD, MBA
Director of the center for
Health Information Technology,
American Academy of Family
IT and the health care
David B. Nelson, Ph.D.
Director, National Coordination
Office for Information
Technology Research and
Current NITRD investments related to health care
David H. Staelin, Ph.D.
Professor of Electrical Engineering, MIT
Health work plan discussion