Pre-conference satellite meeting

Developing Health Science Librarians Expertise: From graduate school curriculum, to post-graduate training, and to professional development offered by employing libraries

When

12 August 2011

Where

University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Description

Theme: Developing Health Science Librarians Expertise: From graduate school curriculum...

Theme: Developing Health Science Librarians Expertise: From graduate school curriculum, to post-graduate training, and to professional development offered by employing libraries

LOCATION:

Amphitheatre I, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, Medical
Sciences Campus. (Located on the Third Floor, Dr. Guillermo Arbona
Building, Medical Sciences Campus). San Juan, Puerto Rico

TIME:

Friday 12th August 2011, 10am - 3pm

PROGRAMME

Time Program details
10:00–10:20 Registration and coffee
10:20–10:30 Welcome and introductions
10:30–11:00 Promoting health librarians in the health professional workforce: new directions in education in AustraliaDr Gillian Hallam, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, Queensland University of Technology Brisbane , Australia, Dr Suzanne Lewis, Training and Learning Librarian, Gosford Hospital Library, Gosford, Australia, Ann Ritchie, Editor, Australian Library Journal, Australia, Cheryl Hamill, Manager Library and Web Services, Fremantle Hospital, Australia, Catherine Clark, Medical Librarian, University of Western Australia Medical Library, Australia, Melanie Foti, Health Libraries Australia Committee Member, Australia, Patrick O’Connor, Health Service Librarian, Toowoomba & Darling Downs Health Service District, Australia
11:00–11:30 Information literacy as a tool in knowledge transfer: An online course in evidence-based practice for drug prevention practitionersBrian Galvin, Senior Information Specialist, National Documentation Centre on Drug Use, Health Research Board, Ireland
11:30–12:00 The development of a Post-Masters Online Curriculum in Health Sciences LibrarianshipNancy Tannery, Associate Director for User Services at the Health Sciences Library System, University of Pittsburgh, USA, Barbara A. Epstein, Director, Health Sciences Library System, University of Pittsburgh, USA, Ester Saghafi, Project Manager, Certificate of Advanced Study in Health Sciences Librarianship(HealthCAS),Health Sciences Library System, University of Pittsburgh, USA, Dr Susan Alma, Director, Online Education, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, USA and Dr Christinger Tomer, Associate Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, USA.
12:00–12:30 The development of a public health Informatics specialization in Information Studies and Public Health Curricula- Catherine Pepper, Assistant Professor, Coordinator of Library Field Services, Medical Sciences Library, Texas A&M University, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Rural Public Health. Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, Round Rock, Glynn Harmon,. Professor, School of Information, the University of Texas , Austin and Derek Halling, Assistant Professor, Onsite Services Librarian, Medical Sciences Library, Texas A&M University, USA and Dr Rick Nauert, Associate Professor of Health Administration, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
12:30–1:15 LUNCH
1:15 – 1:45 Historical repository for health science information in Puerto  Rico and the Carribbean – Creating the Curriculum Carmen Santos-Carrada BG Nieves, JG Conde, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus Library, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus; University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
1:45 – 2:15 On-the job training for new academic medical librariansSandy Campbell and Dale Storie, Public Services Librarians, John W. Scott Health Sciences Library, University of Alberta, Canada
2:15 – 2:45 Professional supervision model in health librarianshipJane Orbell-Smith, Librarian & WEHO, Primary & Community Health Services, Queensland Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
2:45 – 3:00

Questions and concluding remarks

To register please email regohbs12aug2011@hotmail.com with your name and organization.

See also the Call for Papers

Sponsored by:

Wolters Kluwer Health - Ovid Technologies Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Ciencias Médicas

Satellite Meeting, Health and Biosciences Libraries, Puerto Rico

Last update: 4 October 2012