Joint Meeting of the Midwest and Midcontinental Chapters of MLA
Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter and the Midcontinental Chapter of the Medical Library Association

Two MLA chapters. Sixteen states. One spectacular meeting.
Friday, October 21, 2016 through Monday, October 24, 2016
Des Moines Marriott, 700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa

site-iconCommittees

  • Janna Lawrence (Midwest)
  • Melissa De Santis (Midcontinental)

Finance / Budget

  • Treasurer Jen DeBerg (U Iowa)

Registration

  • Chair Darell Schmick (U Utah)
  • Darlene Kaskie (NNLM/GMR)
  • Mary Hubbard (U Iowa Hospital and Clinics)
  • Nichole Jenkins (U Iowa Hospital and Clinics)
  • Erica Lake (U Utah)
  • Tobin Magle (U Colorado AMC)

Program

  • Co-Chair Chris Childs (U Iowa)
  • Co-Chair Jessi Van Der Volgen (U Utah)
  • Tallie Casucci (U Utah)
  • Jen Deberg (U Iowa)
  • Lynne Fox (retired)
  • Xiaomei Gu (U Iowa)
  • Holly Henderson (Mercy Hospital)
  • Liz Kiscaden (U Iowa)
  • Larry Marquardt (retired)
  • Eric Rumsey (U Iowa)
  • Kay Wagner (Gundersen Hlth System)
  • Toni Yancey (Palmer)

Continuing Education

  • Co-Chair Linda Walton (U Iowa)
  • Co-Chair Rebecca Brown (U Utah)
  • Pat Hamilton (Nat American Univ)
  • Valerie Meyer (Chamberlain Coll Nrsg)
  • Nancy O’Brien (Unity Point D.M.)
  • Susan Sanders (UMKC)
  • Shawn Steidinger (Primary Children’s Med Lib, Salt Lake City, UT)
  • Erin Wimmer (U Utah)

Publicity / Promotion

  • Chair Amy Blevins (Ruth Lilly Med Lib)
  • Webmaster Trish Duffel (U Iowa Hospital and Clinics)
  • Kristen DeSanto (U Colorado AMC)
  • Tracey Hughes (KUMC)
  • Timmi Johnson (U South Dakota)
  • Angela Spencer (St Luke’s Hospital)

Hotel Facility Coordinator

  • Janna Lawrence (U Iowa)

Hospitality

  • Chair Priya Shenoy (Drake U)
  • Jill Edgerton (DMU)
  • Emily Erickson (Mary Greeley Med Ctr)
  • Becky Hines (DMU)
  • Rachel Sindelar (Broadlawns)
  • Paula Whannell (Unity Point)

Technology

  • Chair Natalie Hutchinson (DMU)
  • Heather Healy (U Iowa)
  • Becky Hines (DMU)
  • Jeff Murdock (DMU)
  • Matt Regan (U Iowa)

Exhibits / Vendors

  • Co-Chair Mindy Egeland (U Iowa Hospital and Clinics)
  • Co-Chair Pam Rees (State Library, Iowa)
  • Yumin Jiang (CU AMC)

Meeting Planners

  • MCMLA Planner:  Rebecca Graves (MU Libraries)
  • Midwest Planner:  Clare Leibfarth (Kent State U)