College of Business Administration to host Eighth Annual Community Breakfast

Memorial Student Union Building, ballrooms - 02/28/18 - 03/08/18

Contact: Julie Navejar or 361-593-2590

The Texas A&M University-Kingsville College of Business Administration will host their Eighth Annual Community Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, March 8, in the ballrooms of the Memorial Student Union Building. The event is co-hosted by the Kleberg County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Kingsville Chamber of Commerce, and sponsored by IBC Bank.

This event is geared toward providing an additional dimension to fiscal awareness and responsibility to students and residents of Kingsville and the surrounding communities. Tickets are $10 per person or $80 for a table of eight. Online registration is required and no tickets will be available at the door.

This year’s speaker is Dr. Gijs van Oort, who will talk about the evolving specialization that links business information technology, communications and healthcare to improve the quality and safety of patient care.

The deadline to register is Wednesday, March 7. For more information about the Community Breakfast or to purchase tickets, visit

About Dr. Gijs van Oort

Van Oort is the chief executive officer and executive director for HASA, the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) provider to implement community-based HIE services in North, Central and South Texas. He carries responsibility for executing the mission of this 501 (c) (3) community collaborative as well as daily operations and oversight of a team of eight professionals. He has developed consumer-based health services ranging from medically supervised wellness facilities to prevention technology applications for the corporate setting.