Become a Program Assistant

Network with healthcare IT and attend cutting edge education sessions.

What is the application date?

Application deadline is Friday, November 17, 2017.
Notification of acceptance by Monday, December 18, 2017.

How will I benefit as a Program Assistant?

  • Networking with more than 40,000 industry professionals
  • Conference education sessions**
  • Exhibition hall featuring 1200+ healthcare IT companies**
  • Two HIMSS pullover jackets
  • All scheduled daily meals throughout the conference, including a breakfast briefing, lunch, student/staff dinner and social functions
  • Complimentary shared housing
  • Complimentary conference registration**
  • Daily transportation to/from the convention center
  • Post-conference cash incentive based on performance

** Your badge will allow access to both the educational sessions and the exhibit floor.  New this year, all Program Assistants will have dedicated blocks of time allocated in their schedules to attend education sessions and the exhibitor floor daily. 

What are the prerequisites?

  • A student member of HIMSS - Join Now
  • Currently a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in a related field.
  • Available to be onsite in Las Vegas, NV full time from the dates of Sunday, March 4- Friday, March 9, 2018.
  • Age 21 years or older.

What will I be responsible for?

  • Air transportation to/from Las Vegas, NV.
  • Ground transportation to/from airports and your hotel.
  • Incidental charges (i.e. hotel incidentals and meals outside of scheduled meals).
  • A full time commitment to HIMSS to be available for the entire conference Sunday, March 4 - Friday, March 9, 2018 (final day of conference until 3pm).

Apply by November 27, 2017 to be a HIMSS18 Program Assistant.

Apply here