Call for Presentations

CHIA is looking for dynamic presenters to present a variety of programs that are held throughout the year to California’s health information professionals. If you are a presenter looking for an audience, know a speaker, or have a topic idea, reach out to a Program Committee Member you know or contact CHIA directly.

Topics should focus on issues of interest to Health Information Management (HIM) professionals, health information policy-makers and health information technology professionals. Program topics should be timely, relevant and innovative. We are looking for presenters to provide the audience with program content that offers practical approaches and solutions while stimulating new ideas, greater understanding of new systems and applications, current issues and best practices.

View CHIA Presenter Instructions & Templates for educational programs to learn more about presenter materials and deadlines.

Submitting a proposal is easy. Choose the desired program link below and complete the online form. For questions, email or call (559) 251-5038.

2018 Convention & Exhibit

CHIA is currently accepting presentation proposals on a large variety of topics to be presented at next year’s 2018 CHIA Convention & Exhibit, being held in San Diego, California on Saturday, June 2 through Wednesday, June 6, 2018. For more information visit Call for Convention Presentations today! For consideration, proposals should be submitted by October 7, 2017.

Webinars - Live and On Demand

Online live and recorded meetings are very popular. Attendees can learn without having to leave their home or office. The CHIA Webinar Committee members are always looking for new topics to offer to the HIM community. Share your expertise and experiences in a 60 or 90 minute format, right from your own computer. Complete the online Webinar Presentation Proposal form for immediate consideration.


The CHIA Seminar Committee members have started working on the 2017 Event Calendar and are looking for speakers to present to live audience members in a classroom setting. Topics include: Privacy and Security, CPT updates, advanced ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, CDI, and more. Complete the online Seminar Presentation Proposal form for immediate consideration.