The Elements of Best Practice, the 71st national convention and exhibit of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) in Chicago, will be held Oct. 2-7, 1999, in Anaheim, CA. For more information, call AHIMA at (312) 787-2672 or visit its Web site at

The 1999 Fall CIO Forum of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives in Ann Arbor, MI, will be held Oct. 12-15 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. For more information, call (734) 665-0000 or visit the Web site at www.chime. org.

Quality Healthcare Information on the 'Net '99, a conference offered by the Internet Healthcare Coalition (IHC) in Washington, DC, will be held Oct. 13, 1999, in New York City. For more information, visit IHC's Web site at