Professional Development

Emerging Health Information and Technology Careers

Gain new insight into the latest emerging technologies such as AI/machine learning, blockchain, and virtual reality. Get real-world perspectives on the most in-demand careers in these areas, such as cybersecurity, health informatics, and medical/health services. In addition, learn tips from industry professionals on how to position yourself for career success.

  • Illustrate the emerging technologies in healthcare
  • Describe the various educational options available for career advancement
  • Recognize the current technology trends to map out a career path


  • Sepi Browning, FACHE, FHIMSS, PMP, Director of Information Technology, Emory Healthcare, President Brighthour Consulting
  • Christopher Kunney, CPHIT, CPHIMS, MSMOT, Chief of Strategy & Business Development at DSS, Inc (Juno EHR), HIMSS Changemaker
  • James W. Lillard, Jr., PhD, MBA, NAIF, AAASF, Professor & Senior Associate Dean for Research & Innovation

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