IT Conversations: Timothy Cook

Timothy Cook of TORCH, Linux Medical News Achievement Award and now chair of the AMIA OS-WG fame was recently interviewed here. ‘…Health care, particularly primary care, stands to gain much from adopting open source software. At Medinfo 2004, Scott Mace talked with Timothy Cook, chair of the Open Source Working Group of the American Medical Informatics Associaton (AMIA). Listen to Tim discuss the areas where open source will be adopted fastest, a recent award-willing project, open-source knowledge bases, why security and privacy concerns are red herrings, open source implementations of HL7 standards, record exchange efforts, and other interoperability concerns…’

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