Specific findings will assist informationist program planners. Her areas of expertise include support of consumer health education, shared decision making, health literacy and health promotion for veterans nationwide. More recruitment efforts will be initiated with K-12 educators and counselors. This will enable us to publish more research and other information that our members and others will find useful. The point is that a user lacking knowledge of the metadata about the resources i. Health care organizations are under financial and regulatory pressures, and many hospital librarians have been downsized or have had their positions eliminated. We were able to support these surveys using newly purchased survey software.
They shine with moments of brilliance and thoughtful contemplation and discussion. But let me step back a minute. Each path starts from a micro array experiment, gets the Genbank Accession numbers of the representative sequences of expressed genes, and uses those accession numbers to search for primary literature that may shed some light on the function of the genes. The domain expert is needed to provide the scientific basis for the workflow design, and the information specialist is needed for his or her expertise in the metadata of the domain. As the Medical Library Association prepares to enter its second century of service to society, it can look back with pride on the remarkable record of achievements of the association and its members, both personal and institutional, which are preserved for posterity in the Janet Doe Lectures.
Patrick, 2004 recipient of the Donald A. We need to not only do, but also be sure we preach what we are doing, so we are recognized as the experts! What is needed now is the synthesis of these efforts, a consensus to require health literacy training in medical and all healthcare professional education and a sharing of expertise across disciplines to bring the issue to the forefront of public health. Electronic Only, Please: Dealing with Increased User Demand for Electronic-only Resources: Vani K. Reading or browsing health sciences journals, visiting Websites, studying independently, and participating in professional associations were identified by the largest number of participants as the best ways to become and stay informed. Health sciences librarians no longer find themselves only staffing reference desks or building collections.
Smathers Libraries; Lenny Rhine, Health Science Center Libraries; and Joe Aufmuth, George A. The Lois Ann Colaianni Award for Excellence and Achievement in Hospital Librarianship is given to a professional who has made significant contributions to the profession in overall distinction or leadership in hospital library administration or service, has produced a definitive publication related to hospital librarianship, teaching, research, or advocacy or who has developed or applied innovative technology to hospital librarianship. Publication Transformation: Why Authors Choose to Publish in Open Access, Free Full-text Journals: Stefanie E. This is extremely helpful when flying in clouds where there is no visibility to see other planes. A Message Center allowed colleagues to connect through notes, and the Internet Café was available Saturday, May 20 through Wednesday, May 24.
Rethlefsen, Melissa, Holly Shipp Buchanan, Monica Rodgers and Jean P. Sometimes it's a formal long-term relationship; sometimes it's a just-in-time lifesaving relationship. Ugaz; Taryn Resnick; and Nancy G. Ready to Submit an Application? Vol 32 1 , January 2004, 9-12. For the 2006 meeting, 65% of annual meeting registrants registered online. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa, Florida. Flying in landing patterns with the big guys, C130s that deploy freight and troops quickly, taught me that I needed to develop my flying skills.
Lake, Erica, Jessica Van Der Volgen, Jean P. The number of visits to the site has also doubled over last year. Sheffield, Welch Medical Library, and Karen A. What do you get when you put the key focuses of the past seven presidents together? Patrick, College of Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee, and Lillian C. Refugee Health Information Network and the Role of the Medical Librarian: Gale A.
Changing Measures of Madness: The Case of Winnie Ruth Judd: Sunny L. Speaking of foundations, my year as president ends with the 2007 meeting in Philadelphia. Improving Access to Public Health Information: A Study of Information Needs in a State Health Department: E. In addition to preaching to students about the wonders of medical librarianship I think I made some converts! Implications for Librarianship Resulting from Deinstitutionalization: Bradley W. President Tooey recognized new members who bring to the association new ideas and energy and are an important source for future leaders and announced that since the 2005 annual meeting, 444 new members have joined the association. I know transformation is upon us. I need to tell you a story about Greer.
Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library, University of Missouri—Columbia. The impact of these early efforts continues to resonate through library services and operations. By direction of the Board of Directors, Lett moved that the revised agendas for the 2006 business meetings of the Medical Library Association be adopted. Personal Digital Assistants: A Prospective Tool for Enhancing Patient Safety: Joanne V. Whereas, Phoenix itself represents the best of our culture and historic past and serves as a gateway to Arizona, which is blessed with some of the most beautiful natural wonders of the world, notably Sedona, the Grand Canyon, and the rushing white waters of the Colorado River. They've worked hard to gather input and develop drafts for the revisions of their documents.
Chapter 6, Prized Assets: Staff. Bramble; and Valeri Craigle; Spencer S. The revision should be completed next year. The Retreat at York: Providing a Transformation to Humane Treatment of the Mentally Ill in the 19th Century: Joan M. Marketing Through Education: Mary F. Also, the attendee evaluation for this meeting will be done electronically after the meeting, so please watch for the email. Greenberg, Heidi, Erica Lake, and Jean P.