Tiebreak vote for MAC Chair

From Andrea Horne: Normally election results are not officially reported until the Annual Meeting, but we have a special case this year:  we have a tie for the election for MAC Chair! Our MAC Bylaws state that we must break this tie through an election via paper ballot at the Business Meeting

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2009 MAC Scholar – Andrea Hilliard

From Amy Blevins: It is with great pleasure that the Membership and Recruitment Committee announces this year’s MAC Scholar, Andrea Hilliard.  We’d like to share a little bit of information about Andrea with all of you so you can get to know her before the conference. Andrea S. Hilliard is the Medical

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NLM’s Clinical Trials Results

From Cynthia Burke – Finding Clinical Trial Results – National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) Resources The National Library of Medicine (NLM) responds to more than 100,000 questions each year.  Regularly asked questions become Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). We review and update our FAQs frequently. The FAQ resources include national and international government

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Spotlight on… Emily Mazure

This month’s spotlight is on Emily Mazure from Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences at VCU. If you would like to be in the spotlight, please contact Amy Blevins at blevinsa@ecu.edu.  It’s a great way to let MAC members get to know you. Emily Mazure 1.            How long have you been a

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Register for the 3 By the Sea Conference!

From Rick Peterson: Registration is open for 3 by the Sea, a tri-chapter meeting of the New York/New Jersey, Middle Atlantic, and Philadelphia Regional Chapters of the Medical Library Association on October 5-8 at Resorts Hotel in Atlantic City. Register online at: https://www.acteva.com/go/3bythesea

Medical Statistics Resources at NLM

From Cynthia Burke: The National Library of Medicine (NLM) responds to more than 100,000 questions each year.  Regularly asked questions become Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). NLM Reference and Consumer Health FAQs are at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/services/faqref.html . Our FAQs are reviewed and updated frequently. Our FAQs link to resources at NLM, national and international government

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Excellence in Education Award Nominations Due November 1

From Mandy Meloy: The Lucretia W. McClure Excellence in Education Award was established in 1998 to honor an outstanding practicing librarian or library educator in the field of health sciences librarianship and informatics who demonstrates skills in one or more of the following areas: teaching, curriculum development, mentoring, research, or leadership in

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