During this year’s GIR Community Celebration, GIR leaders reflected on the past year and the importance of recognizing the strength of the GIR community and its leadership and support in academic medicine. They also discussed the future direction of this year in a road map highlighting efforts around collaboration, leadership development, and IT operations. This celebration kicked off with some insights and perspectives from AAMC President and CEO David J. Skorton, MD.
Following this discussion, outgoing leaders and incoming steering committee members were recognized and celebrated. The GIR Vince Sheehan Service Award winner, Emory University Deputy Chief Information Officer and Emory University School of Medicine Assistant Dean of IT Marc Overcash, was also recognized and provided some brief remarks.