Greenblatt Librarians Present at Annual Meeting

The GreenblRipplemiddle_0att librarians recently visited Mobile, Alabama to present posters and papers at the Southern Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting from October 26-30, 2014.

The theme for this year’s meeting was “Making a Difference in Health,” which focused on the impact libraries have in healthcare environments and the challenges that many libraries overcome to deliver quality services to our communities in challenging economic times.

Paper Presentations:

Darra Ballance – Solving the Primary Care Workforce Shortage or, Where Have all the Family Doctors Gone?

Darra Ballance and Lindsay Blake – Improving Library Instruction through a Faculty Teaching Fellowship

Lindsay Blake – Expanding a Clinical Librarian Program

Lindsay Blake and Kathy Davies – Developing Information Analysis Mastery: Blending Bioinformatics and Evidence Based Searching

Lindsay Blake, Kathy Davies, Julie K. Gaines, Kim Mears, Peter Shipman, Darra Balance and Maryska Connolly-Brown – The Many Faces of Embedded Librarianship: How do we Evaluate Effectiveness?

Peter Shipman, Maryska Connolly-Brown, and Kim Mears – How the Library moved a community pre-baccalaureate information literacy course to an online, flipped environment

Steven Shelton, Rod Bustos, Peter Shipman, and William Clayton – Contract for Impact – how a statewide system created a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a next-generation integrated library system

Kim Mears and Sandra Bandy – ORCID Outreach: Strategies for Inclusion

Poster Presentations:

Darra Ballance – For the mouths of babes: nutrition literacy outreach to a child care center

Kim Mears and Renee Sharrock – Strategic Marketing for University Libraries

Congratulations to all our presenters for a job well done!