A Symposium At the National Academy of Sciences Celebrating
The 50th Anniversary of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics
2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
June 20, 2000
|1:00 pm||Opening Welcome||John E. Rolph, Ph.D. Chair
NAS Committee on National Statistics
|1:15 pm||Reflections and Challenges||John R. Lumpkin, M.D., M.P.H., Chair
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics
|Remarks:||The Honorable Donna E. Shalala, Ph.D.
Secretary of Health and Human Services
|Remarks by Former NCVHS Chairs||Don E. Detmer, M.D.
Judith Miller Jones
Ronald G. Blankenbaker, M.D.
|1:45 pm||Comments:||John M. Eisenberg, M.D., M.B.A.
Co-Chair, HHS Data Council
|2:00 pm||Toward a National Health Information
Infrastructure (Workgroup on NHII /NCVHS)
|Presenter: Dr. Lumpkin
Reactor: Edward Shortliffe, M.D., Ph.D.
|3:30 pm||Shaping a Vision for 21st Century
Health Statistics (Workgroup on Health Statistics for the 21st Century/NCVHS)
|Presenter: Daniel J. Friedman, Ph.D.
Moderator: Edward J. Sondik, Ph.D.
Closing Remarks by Dr. Lumpkin
Reception in the Great Hall