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International Night @ UChicago Medicine - Open House including food & drink...

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Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery (KCBD)

900 East 57th Street

Room 1103

Chicago, IL 60637

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The International Program team at UChicago Medicine invites you to:

  • Enjoy delicious Lunar New Year food and drinks

  • Learn how you and your families can access UChicago’s Medicine cutting-edge healthcare knowledge and expertise on campus or remotely with our concierge services

  • Hear about the hottest trends in healthcare technology and what lies ahead from Dr. Kao

  • Get a behind the scenes tour of the hospital

Agenda:

  • 5:00 - Welcome & Introduction to UChicago Medicine

  • 5:20 - Trends in Healthcare Technology, Dr. Kai Kao

  • 5:50 - Networking with food & drinks

  • 6:30 - Hospital tour (optional)


Speaker Bio:

Dr. Cheng-Kai Kao, MD

Medical Director of International Programs & Assoc. Chief Medical Information Officer. Instructor at the Pritzker School of Medicine and the UChicago Biomedical Informatics Master's Program.

Dr. Kao is a leading expert in informatics including clinical decision support, mobile health, data analytics, and healthcare innovation. As associate chief medical information officer, he leads multiple initiatives that leverage information technology to provide decision support for the frontline clinicians to ensure patient safety, optimize clinical workflow to increase work efficiency, enhance usability of the electronic health record system to reduce screen time, and make innovations to improve care quality and patient experience.

Dr. Kao is named Top Hospitalist by American College of Physicians Hospitalist magazine in 2017.

FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is street parking in the area.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For more information about this event, contact our team @ 1-773-702-0506 or international.services@uchospitals.edu


Who should attend this event?

International students, family members, UChicago staff and/or faculty or any one else affliated with UChicago that is looking to learn about the resources available on campus.


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Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery (KCBD)

900 East 57th Street

Room 1103

Chicago, IL 60637

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