Ontario Centre for Engineering and Public Policy

Ontario Centre for Engineering and Public Policy

November 01, 2011 09:00 ET

REPEAT-Media Advisory: Electronic Health Records System Presentation

November 2, 2011 (Noon to 2 p.m.), Hart House, University of Toronto

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 1, 2011) - At next Wednesday's Policy Engagement Series presentation on Ontario's electronic health records system, Alice Keung of ehealth Ontario and Lynne Zucker, P.Eng., of Canada Health Infoway will explore information privacy and security, and related issues such as design and implementation. Technical, regulatory and other design criteria will be discussed, along with some of the concerns that drive engineering decisions. More than 90 engineers, CEOs, policy-makers, health-care professionals, businesspeople and university faculty and students have registered.

The presentation will be held in the Great Hall (main floor), Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle, University of Toronto.

About the Ontario Centre for Engineering and Public Policy

The Ontario Centre for Engineering and Public Policy (OCEPP), the only institute of its kind in Canada, is committed to encouraging Ontario's more than 80,000 professional engineers and engineering interns to become more involved in public policy formation and review. The centre focuses on issues including engineering licensure and regulation, smart infrastructure, tomorrow's energy solutions, and healthy communities. OCEPP was founded by Professional Engineers Ontario in June 2008.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Centre for Engineering and Public Policy
    Catherine Shearer-Kudel
    Business Manager
    416-224-1100, ext. 1204
    cshearerkudel@ocepp.ca