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Midwest Chapter MLA

Program Overview

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Friday, October 5, 2012

3:00-7:00pm Midwest Chapter Board Meeting
7:00pm Board Dinner

Saturday, October 6, 2012

7:30am-6:00pm Registration/Hospitality
8:00am-noon CE course: Getting Started with Information Outreach in Minority Communities
8:00am-noon CE Course: Information Anywhere: Mobile Technology, Libraries & Health
1:00-5:00pm CE: Patient Safety Resource Seminar: Librarians on the Front Lines
3:00-5:00pm Board Committee Meetings
5:00-5:30pm Mentor-Mentee Match-up
5:30-7:00pm Welcome and Exhibitors' Reception

Sunday, October 7, 2012

7:30am-6:00pm Registration/Hospitality
7:30-8:45am Breakfast Buffet
7:30-8:45am Sunrise Seminar: EBSCO (includes breakfast)
7:30-8:45am Sunrise Seminar: Elsevier/Clinical Key (includes breakfast)
8:00-8:45am Professional Practice Committee Open Forum: Advocacy Issues
8:00am-4:00pm Exhibits Open
8:55am Welcome
9:00-10:30am Keynote Address (ePatient Dave)
10:30-11:00am Break with Exhibitors
11:00-noon NLM Update (Dr. Jeff Reznick)
12:00-12:45pm Lunch Buffet
12:45-1:15pm MLA Update (Jane Blumenthal)
1:15-1:45pm GMR Update (Kate Carpenter)
2:00-3:30pm Paper Sessions 1 & 2
3:30-4:00pm Break with Exhibitors
4:00-5:00pm Paper Sessions 3 & 4
5:00-6:00pm Optional Trolley Ride
6:30-8:30pm Rochester Art Center Dinner
5:30-9:30pm Rochester Art Center Galleries Open

Monday, October 8, 2012

6:30-7:30am Healthy Group Walk and Tour of Healthy Living Center
7:30am-3:30pm Registration/Hospitality
7:30-8:45am Breakfast Buffet
9:00-10:30am Keynote: Healthy Cooking Demonstration (Rose Prissel, Tim Cockram)
10:30-11:00am Break
11:00am-Noon Poster Session
Noon-12:45pm Lunch Buffet
12:45-1:45pm Midwest Chapter Business Meeting
2:00-3:30pm GMR Technology Forum
3:35-5:00pm Mayo Clinic Tours
5:15pm Dine-Arounds (meet in Doubletree Lobby)
5:30pm Meeting Planners' Wrap-Up Dinner

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

8:00am-noon CE Course: LINKED: an Intro to the Semantic Web
8:00am-2:00pm CE Course: Think Like a Doctor
8:00-9:15am Tour 1 of Saint Marys Hospital Library and Knowledge Services & Saint Marys Patients Library**
9:30-10:45am Tour 2 of Saint Marys Hospital Library and Knowledge Services & Saint Marys Patients Library**
**Sign up sheet will be available at the Registration/Hospitality Desk. Tours 1 and 2 are identical and visit both libraries. Limit of 10 people per tour.