2007 Program Schedule

Conference Program
Day 1 , Sunday , 28 Oct 2007
Pre-Conference Workshops Registration
8 am – 9 am Registration for Pre-Conference Workshops
Pre-Conference Workshop
9 am-12 noon, and 1:30 – 4 pm Developing a Lean Process and Automating Your Clinical Laboratory: Does One Precede the Other? Steve Friedland, Session Chair
Robin A. Felder, PhD
William A. Neeley, MD
9 am-12 noon, and 1:30 – 4 pm Pharmacy Automation: Key Applications and Elements of Success Michael D. Sanborn, MD, RPh, FASHP , Session Chair and Speaker
Brian Cohen, Pharm D, MS Melinda Cummins Joyce, PharmD, FAPhA, FACHE
Ben Sperling, Director, RFID Programs
9 am – 12 noon, and 1:30 – 4 pm Hospital at Home Mark D. Madigan, Session Chair and Speaker
Mike Morrisroe
Steve Kell

David O. Barbe, MD Walter C. Grant
Pre-Registration for the Conference
5.00-6.00 pm Pre-Registration for the Conference
Exhibition Open
6:00-8:30 pm Exhibition Open
Welcome and Opening Address
6.00-6:30 pm Welcome and Opening Address Robin A. Felder, PhD, Conference Chair
G. Terry Sharrer, PhD, Conference Co-Chair
Norbert Stoll, PhD, Chair, 5th International Forum, Life Science Automation
Welcome Reception and Exhibition
6:30-8:30 pm Welcome Reception and Exhibition
Light Buffet Dinner, Beer and Wine
Opening Presentation
6:10-6:40 pm The Close Integration of Biological, Physical, and Computational Sciences Aristides A.N. Patrinos, PhD
Day 2 , Monday , 29 Oct 2007
Exhibition Open
7:30 –3:30 pm Exhibition Open
8:00-8:15 am Welcome Robin A. Felder, PhD, Conference Chair
G. Terry Sharrer, PhD, Conference Co-Chair
Session Chairs: Timo Nyberg, PhD
Pierangelo Bonini, PhD
8:15-9:00 am 5 Healthcare Trends That Will Shake the World and Reshape Your Organization Bill Crounse, MD
9:00-9:45 am Sick Care Today, Health Care Tomorrow Brian J. Silverstein, MD
9:45-10:15 am Create Dangerously: Health System Transformation Bradley A. Perkins, MD, MBA
Refreshment Break and Exhibition Open
10:15-10:30 am Refreshment Break
Exhibition Open
Session Chair: Majd Alwan, PhD
10:30-11:10 am Eldercare Technologies: Vision, Challenges, and Possibilities Majd Alwan, PhD
11:10-11:40 am The “Any Era” in Healthcare Brian Matthews, MBA
11:40-12:10 pm Wireless Ambulatory Monitoring: Anytime, Anywhere Frederick J. Mindermann, MBA
12:10-12:40 pm Non-Intrusive Health Monitoring for Post-Battle Wireless Management Cindy Crump, MA
Kathleen L. Martin, MSN, RN
Loretta Schlachta-Fairchild, PhD, RN, FACHE
Sunil Saxena, MD, FACEP
Exhibition Open and Buffet Lunch Provided
12:40-1:30 pm Exhibition Open
Buffet Lunch Provided
Session Chairs: B. Alton Brantley, MD, PhD
Leslie Platt, JDD
1:30-2:15 pm New Directions in Health Care J. Knox Singleton, MHA
2:15-2:45 pm Nursing Innovation through Technology: Ideas to Implementation Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, FAAN
2:45-3:15 pm Automated Retrieval of Viable Microorganism Samples: the Ice Pick Jef Boeke, PhD
Refreshment Break and Exhibition closes at 3:30 pm
3:15-3:30 pm Refreshment Break
Exhibition closes at 3:30 pm
3:30-4:15 pm Current Concepts in Pharmacy Automation Michael D. Sanborn, MS, RPh, FASH
6:00-8:00 pm Outdoor Reception and Tours of Dodona Manor, Home of George Marshall
8:00-10:00 pm Optional Dining Out at Leesburg Restaurants
Day 3 , Tuesday , 30 Oct 2007
Registration, Breakfast Served in Cafeteria
7:00-9:00 am Registration, Breakfast Served in Cafeteria
Exhibition Open
7:30-2:00 pm Exhibition Open
Session Chairs: Cindy Collier, MHA, MSA, CPA
8:30-9:10 am Microfluidic Devices for Point of Care Clinical Diagnosis J. Michael Ramsey, PhD
9:10-9:50 am Automation Location Technology Provides Accountability, Customer Care, Staff Safety Tuomo Rutanen
9:50-10:30 am The Electronic Intensive Care Unit Mark S. Smith, MD, FACEP
Refreshment Break
10:30-10:45 am Refreshment Break
Exhibition Open
Session Chairs: Jonathan Sackier, MD
Lance Manning, MBA
10:45-11:15 am Natural Orifice Surgery Michael R. Marohn, MD, FACS
11:15-11:45 am Trends in Computer-Assisted Surgery: Past, Present, and Future Gregory D. Hager, PhD
11:45-12:15 pm Surgical Innovations Charles R. Doarn, MBA
12:15 – 12:40 pm Overcoming the Illusions of 2 D Holographic Stereoscopic Display Dan Hess
Dixon Cleveland
12:40-12:45 Conference Closing Statement Robin A. Felder, PhD
G. Terry Sharrer, PhD
12:45-1:30 pm Lunch
Exhibition Closes
2 pm Exhibition Closes