Health Informatics

Where health and information
technology intersect.

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Advisory Panel

McMaster’s Health Informatcs Diploma has been developed in consultation with the leading experts in the country who serve on our advisory panel. This panel has shared their experience and expertise to ensure the high quality of this program.

Faculty Approvers


Dr.  Alan J. Neville
Med Biol(Path), MBChB, MEd,FRCP(Lond), FRCPC
Professor, Department of Oncology
Associate Dean, Education
Faculty of Health Sciences
McMaster University 

Dr. Lynn Martin, B.ScN, EdD
Assistant & Teaching Professor, School of Nursing
Faculty of Health Sciences
McMaster University

Program Advisory Committee

Dr. Norm Archer
Ph.D. 
Professor Emeritus
Management Science and Information Systems,
DeGroote School of Business 
Special Advisor, McMaster eBusiness Research Centre McMaster University

Hélène Clément
RN, BScN, MHA, CPHIMS-CA

Director, Education Centre
CMIO Office, eHealth Ontario

Dr. Candace J. Gibson

PhD 
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
University of Western Ontario

Andrew Hussain

BSc, MHM
Regional Chief Information Officer
Mississauga Halton and Central West, 
Local Health Integration Networks

Sharilyn Kmech

CHIM 
Director, Provincial Standards
Health Information Management
Alberta Health Services 

Margaret Penchoff

BHIM, CHIM
Classification Specialist
Canadian Institute for Health Information 

Heather Tabin

Director, Acute Care Solutions
Manitoba eHealth

Gerald Yu

MHA, CHIM
Director, Coding 
Lower Mainland Health Information Management Coding Services
Fraser Health, Providence Health Care, Provincial Health Services Authority & Vancouver Coastal Health