Healing Begins with Knowledge: The Increasing Importance of Health Care Literacy in the Medical Team

SAVE THE DATE: Date:  March 16th, 2011 Time:  Noon to 1:00 pm (EST) Presenter: Dr. Erin Dunbar, Neuro-oncologist Bio:  Dr. Dunbar joined the faculty of the University of Florida in the Department of Neurosurgery in 2007 as Assistant Professor, and is honored to serve as Co-Director of the Preston A. Wells, Jr.,

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Executive Director, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Regional Medical Library (NN/LM, SE/A, RML)

POSITION:  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Regional Medical Library (NN/LM, SE/A, RML) LOCATION:  Health Sciences and Human Services Library University of Maryland Baltimore SALARY: Minimum $85,000; commensurate with experience.   POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: The Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL, http://www.hshsl.umaryland.edu), University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB, http://www.umaryland.edu) is seeking an

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Honors and Awards Committee…Join Us!

Would you like to be a part of our chapter’s efforts to recognize and reward our colleague’s accomplishments? An active Honors and Awards program is a key characteristic of any respected professional group. We are looking for a few additional members for the MAC Honors & Awards Committee. The committee works to

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NYAM Library, Special Projects Librarian

The primary responsibilities of this position are for directing the daily activities of the library’s special projects in grey literature.  These initiatives are dedicated to the aggregation, publication, and dissemination of grey literature in the areas of public and urban health. Both projects are web based. The position serves as Project Manager

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Science Reference Librarian – Biomedical Specialist, University of Chicago Library

Science Reference Librarian – Biomedical Specialist The University of Chicago Library  Under the direction of the Co-Director (Public Services) for the Science Libraries Division, this position serves as a member of the Crerar Library reference team, providing daily reference services to both biomedical and physical sciences users, including responding to reference queries

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Continuing Education Opportunities

Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond is pleased to host the following continuing education opportunities in the coming months. Please consider joining us for these exciting opportunities! LOCATION:         Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences, VCU Libraries 509 North 12th Street, Richmond, Virginia

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Special Professional Development Grants for 2011

The purpose of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter (MAC) Special Professional Development Grants for 2011 is to provide one-time support for members seeking to develop their knowledge of the theoretical, administrative, or technical aspects of librarianship or the health sciences.   There are two rounds of application due dates.  Applications for the first round

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