Finnie Flores has 15+ years experience in informatics primarily within healthcare in both public and private sectors. He has worked in various capacities in both technical and management/leadership aspects of informatics. Finnie has extensive knowledge of healthcare informatics standards including HL7 (v2.x and v3.0), pan-Canadian iEHR Standards, and ISO; and is knowledgeable in Canadian healthcare system. Finnie is currently the Program Lead for External Standards at Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), responsible for monitoring standards development outside of CIHI; representing CIHI in various standards governance bodies; and providing standards expertise in various programs/projects including the pan-Canadian PHC EMR Content Standards. He is currently the chair of Infoway Standards Collaborative Working Group (SCWG) 2 (Individual Care) and previously served as the Technical Representative for both SCWG 2 and SCWG 4 (Medication Management). Finnie has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Waterloo and a Master of Public Health from Lakehead University.