Welcome to Andrea Hilliard

From Pat Hammond: Dear MAC Members, Please extend a welcome to Andrea Hilliard. Andrea Hilliard is the new medical librarian for MediCorp Health System which contains Mary Washington Hospital of Fredericksburg, VA and the new Stafford Hospital Center in Stafford, VA. Andrea was previously employed at JPS Health Network in Fort Worth,

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Using Twitter to Teach in the Medical Setting

From Alan T. Williams – Recently, surgeons in Detroit used Twitter while performing brain surgery.  The article has a nice video with it and discusses how medical students across the country were able to virtually sit in on this brain surgery through the use of Twitter.  I found this extremely interesting so

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Spotlight on… Roger Russell, MLS, AHIP

From Amy Blevins: The Membership and Recruitment Committee has conducted the first in what will be a series of MAC member interviews for MAC Messages.   Our first member spotlight is on Roger Glenn Russell, MLA, AHIP, the Assistant Director of User Services at the William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library at East

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Jim Curtis Returns to HSL at UNC-Chapel Hill

(Sidebar photo of Jim Curtis: R. Ladd) From the UNC-Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library E-News (Ginny Bunch, Editor): At the UNC-Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library, the New Year has brought with it a new Deputy Director! We are pleased to share the news that Jim Curtis has rejoined the UNC Health Sciences

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Internet TV For Doctors

From Alan T. Williams: My apologies if some of you all have already seen this site, but I stumbled across it this morning and thought it would be worthwhile to put on the MAC-MLA blog.  The site is called The Doctor’s Channel and has the slogan “Learn From Each Other. Fast”.  To

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