Back to school
InfoStops held in August
The Emory Well House will sponsor a series of Back to School InfoStops
Information for children will include notices on academics, art,
drama, music, sports and other enrichment activities. Adults can
pick up information on Emory’s Skills Enhancement Program,
other area colleges and universities, continuing education, tuition
reimbursement, courtesy scholarships and much more.
The InfoStops will be held from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. on the following
dates and locations: Wednesday, Aug. 7, Dobbs Center; Thursday,
Aug. 15, Yerkes; Wednesday, Aug. 21, Emory Clinic, Decatur Plaza.
For more information contact the Well House at 404-727-WELL.
named Emory Healthcare CIO
Dedra (Dee) Cantrell, interim chief information officer for Emory
Healthcare since January, has been named to the permanent position
of CIO for Emory Healthcare. Cantrell has been at Emory since 1994,
and served as executive director of Emory Healthcare Information
Services for four years before becoming interim director.
Emory Healthcare CEO John Fox said, “Dee brought to the interim
position a strong background and a lot of energy, and she has done
an especially great job these past six months. Thanks to her leadership
and her knowledge of health care and applications of information
technology to health care, we have been able to maintain momentum
and make some major strides forward in our major information technology
This is the
last summer issue of Emory Report. ER will begin
its fall publication schedule on Aug. 26. For questions regarding
copy deadlines, call 404-727-0645.