Symposium on Healthcare Internet and E-Commerce

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Day One

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Day Three

Day Four

Day Five

Day Six

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Curriculum : Day One - Sunday, August 20

9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Registration and PC Configuration at The Inn at Harvard


Basic Mini-Course on the Healthcare Internet

This mini-course is designed especially for the healthcare executive and clinician.
It explains the basics of the Internet, including search engines and portal sites, and offers an interactive tour of the healthcare Internet's major sites.

10:00 a.m. Introduction to Day One

Peter N. Grant, J.D., Ph.D.
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, and
Harvard School of Public Health
Colloquium Co-Chair

10:15 a.m. Overview of the Internet and the World Wide Web

Ronald S. Thomas, Ph.D.
Lecturer in Electronic Commerce
College of Business Administration
Northeastern University,
and Director,
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12:00 noon

1:30 p.m

The Evolution of the eHealth Space

Stan Bernard, M.D., M.B.A.
Associate Lecturer
Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, and
President, Bernard Associates
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3:15 p.m.

3:30 p.m.

The Healthcare Internet – Its Structure, Organization and Major Websites

Joyce Flory, Ph.D.
Communications for Business & Health, and
Editor, Internet Healthcare Strategies
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