AEHIT members are encouraged to engage in the organization. One valuable way members can contribute to AEHIT is by getting involved with a committee.

Professional Development & Education

Solicit and schedule presenters for webinars, podcasts, and other educational and promotional media. Solicit and review KnowledgeHub submissions.
Committee Chairs: John Hamm & Amy Carpentieri

Fall Summit Planning

Develop agenda, solicit speakers, assist in logistics and marketing, and plan the annual AEHIT Fall Summit, taking place in San Diego, CA, from October 31 – November 2.
Committee Chair: Matt Werder & Mitchell Clark


Refine criteria and market existing AEHIT Award series, solicit nominations, select winner and present at the AEHIT Fall Summit.
Committee Chair:

Certification Exploration

Explore the feasibility and criteria for an AEHIT-sponsored certification/certificate program, or a practicum-based exam, for healthcare IT leaders and executives that can elevate the expertise of a healthcare specific chief technology officer.
Committee Chair:

Public Policy

Provide expert feedback to policy makers and legislators at the federal level regarding IT policies, specifically those related to telehealth. Explore other opportunities for advocacy representative of CTO interests. Work in tandem with CHIME on key healthcare IT public policy initiatives.
Committee Chair: Clint Perkinson


Get Involved – Join a Committee

AEHIT offers a variety of ways for our members to get involved, from short-term volunteer projects to committees and board service. We encourage you to deepen your engagement with AEHIT and your peers.



Committee participation qualifies for Continuing Education Units (CEUs) towards the CHIME Certified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO) Program. CHIME members and Affiliates may claim CEUs by entering them into the CHIME Continuing Education Credits form here