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2019-20 Chapter Meeting Dates

September 3, 2019 Lunch (Tuesday)
October 7, 2019 Lunch
November 4, 2019 Lunch
December 2, 2019 Fall Seminar
January 6, 2020 Lunch
February 3, 2020 Lunch
March 2, 2020 Lunch
April 6, 2020  Lunch
May 4, 2020 Spring Seminar

All lunch meetings will take place at Maggiano's at the Domain from 11:30a.m. to 1p.m.

The Spring and Fall Seminars will be held at the Omni Southpark at 4140 Governor's Road.

Upcoming events

    • November 04, 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Maggiano's at the Domain
    • 117

    TOPIC: Cybersecurity Risk of Health Information Systems

    speaker:  Dr. Diane Dolezel
    Assistant Professor of Health Information
    Texas State University

     Program Description:

    When cyber-criminals gain access to a person’s healthcare information, they can create credit and obtain medical services in that name, and wreak other sorts of havoc.  By analyzing data from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (from more than 6,000 healthcare organizations), the speaker and her co-researcher have identified factors that occurred consistently in those organizations’ security breaches.  These risk factors should be considered in developing a risk management plan (as required by HIPAA).  Knowing these factors can help decrease cybersecurity risk for health care providers.


    Dr. Diane Dolezel is an Assistant Professor of Health Information Management at Texas State University.  She holds three BS degrees (one in Math, one in Computer Science, and another in Health Information Management); she earned an MS in Computer Science, and an EdD in Instructional Leadership.  She has worked as a software engineer and a data base engineer in multiple healthcare organizations.  She is a Registered Health Information Administrator and a Health Data Analyst.  Dr. Dolezel has published articles and books as well as given presentations in the areas of health information management and data protection.

    Learning objectives:

      After attending this sessions, participants will be able to:

      •  Identify cyber-security risks related to healthcare information
      • Describe recommended procedures for countering such risks

      11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Registration and Lunch

      12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Presentation

      Program Level: Basic

      Prerequisites: None

      Advanced Preparation: None required


      Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant
      10910 Domain Dr #100, Austin, TX 78759


      From MoPac and Braker Lane, turn East on Braker Lane, drive 0.4 miles to Domain Drive on the left. In 0.1 miles, turn left onto Feathergrass Court, and park in the D2 South Parking Garage (free parking) on the right. Walk East about 400 feet to Maggiano's restaurant.

      Registration Prices

      • Online registration up to 5 days prior to event
        • Members $20
        • Non-Members $30
      • Walk-in registration (if space is available)
        • Members $40
        • Non-Members $60

      The Austin Area Chapter of The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is a non-profit organization formed in the State of Texas and registered as a 501 (C) (6) Organization with the IRS.

      The Austin Area Chapter of The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

      Cancellation Policy and No Shows

      If you have registered and/or paid for an event and you need to cancel, you MUST email no later than 5 days prior to the event, unless otherwise indicated in specific event policies, to request a refund and/or cancel your registration. The Chapter must confirm event registrations with the venue within 5 days of the event and any changes after this time period can become a financial cost to the Chapter. Cancellations received less than 5 days prior to events will not be refunded except for exigent circumstances.

      In the event an attendee does not show up to the event, the registration cost will be forfeited. If payment at the door was the selected method, then the attendee will be billed for the full cost of the event. The Chapter reserves the right to bar for future registration any attendees who routinely register and fail to pay and/or attend the event.

    Past events

    October 07, 2019 October Lunch-N-Learn
    September 03, 2019 September Lunch-N-Learn
    May 06, 2019 2019 Spring Seminar
    April 01, 2019 April Lunch-N-Learn
    March 04, 2019 March Lunch-N-Learn
    February 04, 2019 February 2019 Networking Event with CPE
    January 07, 2019 January Lunch-N-Learn
    December 03, 2018 2018 Fall Seminar
    November 06, 2018 November Lunch-N-Learn
    October 18, 2018 Houston Chapter Fraud Conference
    October 01, 2018 October Lunch-N-Learn
    September 04, 2018 September Lunch-N-Learn
    May 14, 2018 2018 Spring Seminar
    May 03, 2018 ACFE Training - Conducting Internal Investigations
    April 06, 2018 San Antonio Chapter's 12th Annual Conference
    April 02, 2018 April Lunch-N-Learn
    March 05, 2018 March Lunch-N-Learn: Joint Event with the Austin Chapter of the IIA
    February 05, 2018 February 2018 Networking Event with CPE
    January 08, 2018 January Lunch-N-Learn
    December 11, 2017 2017 Fall Seminar
    December 04, 2017 Principles of Fraud Examination
    November 06, 2017 November Lunch-N-Learn
    October 05, 2017 Houston Fraud Conference
    October 02, 2017 October Lunch-N-Learn
    September 11, 2017 September Lunch-N-Learn
    May 19, 2017 2017 IIA Austin Golf Outing
    May 15, 2017 2017 Spring Seminar
    April 21, 2017 San Antonio Chapter's 11th Annual Conference
    April 03, 2017 April Lunch-N-Learn
    March 06, 2017 March Networking Event with CPE
    February 06, 2017 February Lunch-N-Learn
    January 09, 2017 January Lunch-N-Learn
    December 12, 2016 2016 Fall Seminar
    December 05, 2016 ACFE - Principles of Fraud Examination
    November 13, 2016 International Fraud Awareness Week
    November 07, 2016 November Lunch-N-Learn
    October 03, 2016 October Lunch-N-Learn
    September 12, 2016 September Lunch-N-Learn

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