Technology Committee
Carlene MacMillan, M.D.

*** Attention: This Committee is currently seeking new members. Please email us at [email protected] if you are interested in joining the Committee. ***

Committee Charge

The Technology Committee acts in an educational and consultative capacity to the NYCPS Executive Council and NYCPS members. Areas of interest and review may be suggested by Committee members, Council members, or Society members. Feedback may be provided at meetings, by memorandum, in articles or at presentations.
Additionally, the Technology Committee will serve as a special interest group in the area of technology in which members may explore topics of interest. These topics may or may not be brought to the Executive Council for development into topics for sharing with the membership.
Meetings will be held quarterly or more often as needed by the Society.

*If you would like more information about this committee, please contact us at [email protected].

Past Events

Psychiatry in the Digital Age: Pitfalls and Possibilities
April 5, 2018

As technology is becoming ingrained in psychiatric practice - both private and hospital based - new concerns are emerging about privacy, compliance and patient care. Our panel of experts presented on the pitfalls and possibilities of technology in psychiatric practice, including EHR vulnerabilities, HIPAA compliant texting, and digital media marketing.

E-Prescribing Seminar
January 10, 2016

The committee held a seminar to prepare psychiatrists for mandatory e-prescribing in New York State.