Garden City, NY (PRWEB) February 17, 2015
NAPW honors Linda J. Thomas as a 2015 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Thomas is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in healthcare. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and over 200 Local Chapters.
An expert in information technology (IT) project management, Ms. Thomas is Senior IT Project Liaison at Duke University Health System. The healthcare network includes the Duke University School of Medicine, the Duke University School of Nursing, the Duke Clinic and other hospitals, home hospice care centers and physician practices throughout North Carolina.
Among her many responsibilities, Ms. Thomas assesses clinical IT needs, recommends and purchases IT hardware, coordinates the installation of IT hardware and manages other IT requirements and tasks as needed. According to its website, the Duke University Health System is a “world-class healthcare network dedicated to providing outstanding patient care, educating tomorrow's healthcare leaders, and discovering new and better ways to treat disease through biomedical research.”
Ms. Thomas obtained an Associate degree in IBM Data Processing from Durham Business College.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.