Physicians Circle


As the global organization dedicated to better health through the best use of information and technology, HIMSS is living a long-term commitment to equip physicians for success in today’s rapidly changing healthcare ecosystem.

The Physicians Circle gives the opportunity to network with fellow physicians peers and participate in niche education to meet your needs to make the most of your time at HIMSS19. Interact with colleagues, like-minded professionals, fellow clinicians, and world-class thought leaders to ensure current and future investments in health information and technology deliver the best possible outcomes. Participants will have the opportunity to network with peers and attend niche education to meet the needs of a physician while attending the HIMSS Global Conference. This is open to physicians registered for HIMSS19.

Features of the Circle:

  • Access to Reserved Lounge Area in the Learning Lounge:  Take a break from the conference, chat with a colleague, charge your phone, and Lounge. The Learning Lounge is open various hours Tuesday – Thursday in the Valencia Ballroom.
  • Curated Education:  View a selection of sessions that are valuable to physicians.
  • Daily Huddle:  Participate in small group discussions with subject matter experts and peers.
  • VIP Tours: Partake in a personal tour of the specialty pavilions on the exhibit floor that highlight cutting-edge solutions and services best fit to your needs.
  • Peer-to-Peer Networking: Connect with your peers to form invaluable relationships while at conference together.


HIMSS Physician Executives Circle: Insider’s Edge Webinar

HIMSS Physicians Circle Webinar II: An Insider's Edge

Meet the HIMSS Physicians Circle Ambassador, David E. Danhauer, MD, FAAP, System VP / CMIO, Owensboro Health. Dr. Danhauer will attend several of the HIMSS Physicians Circle events.

The HIMSS Global Conference provides me with a lot of quality IT physician education in a short period of time. But the education combined with networking with leadership has been one of the most important aspects contributing to my personal growth and professional success at Owensboro Health

Physicians Circle Guide

February 11

February 12

February 13

February 14

February 15

  • 8:30 am – 10:15 am: Keynote
  • 8:30 am – 2:30 pm: General Education Sessions
  • 11:00am - 11:45am: Experience to Action | HIMSS spot | OCCC
  • 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm : Closing Keynote