Author Archives: Lauren Brown

About Lauren Brown

Lauren Brown is a marketing program manager. Her areas of responsibility include supporting informatics, IHE, distance education and medical banking.

HIMSS Virtual Video Contest: Entry Deadline Extended!

We’re giving Virtual Conference & Expo attendees through this Friday  at 5 PM Central to submit to the HIMSS Virtual Video Contest! That’s right…the iPad 2 prize is still up for grabs.

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“Let Me Google That For You”

I know we all like to think of ourselves as fairly savvy when it comes to our profession of choice. As a marketing professional, I tend to think I can craft a message or design an ad campaign fairly well.

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Finding Your Personal Challenge @ HIMSS11

I had an interesting dream a couple weeks ago—bare with me here, this story will have a point—where I was speaking in Spanish. I took Spanish classes growing up, but had never pursued learning or applying it beyond that. When … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday…and Friday

I hope you all are looking forward to feasting with family and friends today. When asking other HIMSS employees what they were thankful for this fall, I received many responses about great colleagues and volunteers.

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How to Get the Most out of HIMSS Virtual Conference & Expo

I’ve had our upcoming HIMSS Virtual Conference & Expo on the brain all week and want to share some insights that you’ll find useful as you join thousands of others online November 3-4.

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Dissecting the “Obvious”

As a program manager in the marketing department, I enjoy thinking creatively about language and how a word’s meaning often uncovers more than what is “obvious” at first glance. Let’s take a closer look at HIMSS’ tagline, “transforming healthcare through … Continue reading

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