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What is AHIP?
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What is AHIP?

The Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) is the peer-reviewed professional development and career recognition program of the Medical Library Association. The academy recognizes the personal investment of time and effort required for exemplary professional performance and for contributions to the Medical Library Association and to the profession.

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Articles About AHIP

Baker LM, Kars M, Petty J. Health sciences librarians' attitudes toward the Academy of Health Information Professionals. J Med Libr Assoc 2004 Jul;92(3):323-33. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Baker LM, Kars M, Petty J. More research needed on the Academy of Health Information Professionals, the profession, and the Medical Library Association. J Med Libr Assoc 2005 Jan;93(1):5-6. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Bell JA. History of the Medical Library Association's credentialing program. Bull Med Libr Assoc 1996 Jul;84(3):320-33. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Flemming T, Dorsch J, Funk CJ. The Academy of Health Information Professionals: ripe for research. J Med Libr Assoc 2004 Jul;92(3):297-8. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Forsman RB, Nelson PP. The Academy of Health Information Professionals: a review of the first five years. Bull Med Libr Assoc 1997 Oct;85(4):362-72. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Gluck JC, Hassig RA, Balogh L, Bandy M, Doyle JD, Kronenfeld MR, Lindner KL, Murray K, Petersen J, Rand DC. Standards for hospital libraries 2002. J Med Libr Assoc2002 Oct;90(4):465-72. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

Raimondo P. AHIP FAQs: frequently asked questions about the Academy of Health Information Professionals. MAC Messages 1998 Jan-Feb;67:4, 7.

Raimondo P. AHIP information on MLANET. MAC Messages 1999 Jan-Feb;73:7.

Tooey MJ. A pathway for hospital librarians: why is it vital? J Med Libr Assoc2009 Oct;97(4):268-72. [MEDLINE citation via PubMed]

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MAC-MLA AHIP Mentors

Jeffrey G. Coghill, MA, MLIS, AHIP
Collection Development & Electronic Resources Librarian
Allied Health Building Room 2524
Laupus Library
East Carolina University
600 Moye Boulevard
Greenville, NC 27834
(252) 744-3056
coghillj@ecu.edu
Susie Speer Corbett
Director, Library and Information Services
North Carolina Biotechnology Center
15 TW Alexander Drive
PO Box 13547
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-3547
(919) 541-9366
(919) 990-9521 (FAX)
http://www.ncbiotech.org/
Claire Meissner
Centra Health
Health Sciences Library
Lynchburg General Hospital
Lynchburg, VA 24501
(434) 947-3147
claire.meissner@centrahealth.com
Beverly Murphy
Medical Center Library
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC
(919) 660-1127
murph005@mc.duke.edu
  Paula Raimondo
University of Maryland at Baltimore
Health Sciences & Human Services Library
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 706-8862
praim001@umaryland.edu
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