Public Announcements


HIMSS NYS welcomes two new Board Members!

The HIMSS New York State Chapter is pleased to announce the appointment of Azmat Z. Ahmad and Mary Joy Garcia-Dia to its Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2020.

Azmat Z. Ahmad currently serves as a Vice President of Clinical Systems at Albany Medical Center. Azmat is a driven senior leader and clinical systems subject matter expert with over 19 years of global experience in healthcare technology consulting, as well as on the vendor and provider side.

Mary Joy Garcia-Dia currently serves as the Program Director of Nursing Informatics in the Information Technology Department at New York-Presbyterian. Mary Joy brings over 18 years of nursing informatics experience and 14 years in critical care nursing.

The appointments were confirmed after a chapter-wide vote from June 8th, 2020 to June 19th, 2020. These appointments will fill two Board Member positions that are up for renewal this year. The New York State Chapter would like to thank Ryan Burke and Terri Couts for their contributions as a Chapter Board Member over the past two years, and all of the candidates that were involved in the election.

HIMSS New York State