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AI, Privacy and Security, CDI and More at AHIMA21

Award-winning conference features more than 40 dynamic sessions

CHICAGO – August 16, 2021 – American Health Information Management Association CEO Wylecia Wiggs Harris, PhD, CAE, said today the AHIMA21 Virtual Conference, taking place Sept. 20-22, 2021, will feature a number of can’t-miss sessions for health information professionals and healthcare journalists.  

“I’m excited health information professionals can attend critical AHIMA21 sessions while earning CEUs from the comfort and safety of their homes,” said AHIMA CEO Wylecia Wiggs Harris, PhD, CAE. “We also invite journalists to cover the meeting, as presenters will discuss important topics relevant to the health information profession and the entire healthcare ecosystem.”

Education sessions at AHIMA21 include:

AHIMA21 comes on the heels of AHIMA20, which was the Association’s first-ever virtual annual conference. AHIMA20 was named Virtual Event of the Year at the 2021 Medigy HITMC Awards. The award’s judges said last year’s conference “combined great keynotes and educational breakouts with a solid virtual conference technology to offer attendees a low glitch experience. Even the virtual exhibit hall was well put together.”

Health information professionals can register at Potential sponsors can also visit the website to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Editor’s note: Reporters interested in covering the meeting as a credentialed journalist should email Mike Bittner, AHIMA’s media and communications manager.


AHIMA is a global nonprofit association of health information (HI) professionals. AHIMA represents professionals who work with health data for more than one billion patient visits each year. AHIMA’s mission of empowering people to impact health drives our members and credentialed HI professionals to ensure that health information is accurate, complete, and available to patients and providers. Our leaders work at the intersection of healthcare, technology, and business, and are found in data integrity and information privacy job functions worldwide. 

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