Nevada Telemedicine Strategic Planning 2016

Office of Continuing Medical Education

Friday, January 15, 2016
University of Nevada, Reno
Redfield Campus, Building A
18600 Wedge Parkway
Reno, Nevada 89511


To share statewide project updates in Telehealth with a specific emphasis on utilizing advances in technology for the removal of barriers to quality healthcare in Nevada's rural communities.

Draft Agenda

Nevada Telemedicine Summit Schedule
Friday, January 15, 2016
10:00 am - 10:15 am

Introduction - Gerald Ackerman

10:15 am - 10:45 am

Legislator Remarks - Senator Joe Hardy, MD

10:45am - 11:45 am

Keynote Address: The Tale of Two Journeys - Kirk Gillis

11:45 am - 12:30 pm


12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Panel I - Barriers and Implementation - barriers to quality healthcare and strategies to overcome those
Lynn O'Mara
Panel: Elizabeth Krupinski, Ph.D., FSPIE, FSIIM, FATA
Jerry Reeves, MD
Joan Hall, RN
Russell Pillers, Ph.D.

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm


1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Panel II - Emergency Applications of Telemedicine - telemedicine in a rural environment with Tonopah as a case study
: Lynn O'Mara
Panel:Wayne Loader, 1st Sg. US Army
Todd Bishop
Russell Pillars, PhD
Carl Bottorf, Program Director for Flying ICU

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Wrap Up - Gerald Ackerman

Registration Information

Registration Fee: $25.00

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For questions or additional information, please email Tami Duggan or call at (775) 784-4791.