Upcoming and Past Meetings

The Midwest Chapter conducts an Annual Meeting each fall. The meeting addresses current issues relevant to health science librarians through a variety of formats — panel presentations, formal papers, and informal discussion groups. In addition, each meeting offers continuing education courses and vendor exhibits.

Meeting Rotation Schedule:

2017 – MI
2018 – OH
2019 – WI
2020 – IN
2021 – MN

Upcoming Meeting

Joint Meeting Midwest Chapter MLA and Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association
Ypsilanti, MI
Oct 13 – 16, 2017
Planning Committee Chair:
Merle Rosenzweig, MALS
Taubman Health Sciences Library Univeristy of Michigan
1135 Catherine St Ann Arbor, MI 48109
734-615-8923
oriley@umich.edu

Past Meetings

2016
Joint Meeting with Midcontinental Chapter
Des Moines, IA
Oct 21 – 25, 2016
Meeting Co-Chairs:
Janna Lawrence, MLIS, AHIP (Midwest Chapter)
Hardin Library for the Health Sciences
University of Iowa
600 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-335-9870
janna-lawrence@uiowa.edu

Melissa De Santis, MLIS, AHIP (Midcontinental Chapter)
Health Sciences Library
University of Colorado Denver
12950 E. Montview Blvd.
Mail Stop A003
Aurora, CO 80045
303-724-1748
melissa.desantis@ucdenver.edu

2015
Louisville, KY
Oct 2 – 6, 2015
Michel Atlas Kornhauser Health Sciences Library
University of Louisville
500 South Preston St Louisville, KY 40292
502-852-8534
mcatlas@louisville.edu

2014
Bismarck, ND
Oct 10 – 14, 2014
Mary J. Markland, MA, AHIP
SE Clinical Campus Librarian
University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
1919 Elm St. N
Fargo, ND 58102
701-293-4173
701-293-4145 (fax)
mary.markland@med.und.edu

Ann Pederson, AHIP
Altru Medical Library
Altru Health System
P.O. Box 6002
1200 S. Columbia Rd.
Grand Forks, ND 58201-6002
701-780-5187
701-780- 5772 (fax)
apederson@altru.org

2013
Peoria, IL
Oct 4-8, 2013
Royden Jones, MSLS, AHIP
Conference Coordinator
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Library & Resource Center & Caterpillar Family Resource Center Library
530 NE Glen Oak Ave
Peoria, IL  61637
309.655.2268
309.655.6997 (fax)
royden.r.jones@osfhealthcare.org

2012
Rochester, MN
Oct 6-9, 2012
Donna Barbour-Talley
Conference Co-Chair
4429 Vincent Avenue South
Minneapolis MN 55410
donna.barbourtalley@gmail.com

1999 – 2011 Past Conferences
1982 – 1996 Past Conferences