Author Archives: Jennifer Herron

Fall 2017 Issue, Number 146

Submitted by Jennifer Herron, MIDLINE Editor Greetings and welcome to the Fall 2017 issue of MIDLINE! Abby Thorne has passed the torch as editor for MIDLINE and I will be taking over.  Please accept my apologies in advance for any bumps … Continue reading

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President’s Message

Submitted by Karen L. Hanus, Midwest Chapter/MLA President 2018 Hello, Midwest Chapter/MLA! I’m pleased to serve as the President of the Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association this year. I hope to make a lot of new connections with … Continue reading

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2017 Midwest Chapter/MLA Awards and Scholarships Committee

Submitted by: Nicole Theis-Mahon (MN), Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee The 2016-2017 Awards and Scholarships Committee members included: Abigail Goben (IL), Matt Hoy (MN), Anna Beth Morgan (MN), Nicole Theis-Mahon (MN), and Karen Hanus (WI), President-Elect.  I want to thank … Continue reading

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News from Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library

Submitted by Noreen Mulcahy, Lead Health Sciences Librarian, Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library, Columbus, OH Stevo Roksandic of Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library (MCHSL) and Allison Erlinger, Health Sciences Librarian, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, presented “Rethink, Redo, Repurpose”: Transforming Library Space to … Continue reading

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News from the Mayo Clinic Libraries

Submitted by Matthew Hoy, Associate Director of Libraries at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Joyce McFadden and Cynthia Beeler have accepted new employment opportunities with the Mayo Clinic Libraries. Joyce McFadden has accepted the position of Public Services Supervisor for the Plummer Library. … Continue reading

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Ramblings from the Representative-at-Large

Submitted by Patty Lunsford, Representative-at-Large, Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health, Lafayette, Crawfordsville, and Rensselaer, Indiana “The State Liaisons Committee shall serve as a conduit for communication between the chapter and state health sciences library associations, local library groups and library science … Continue reading

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New Member Profiles

Submitted by Mary Taylor, AHIP, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL  Tiffney A. Gipson is Head of Collections & Clinical Librarian at Kornhauser Health Sciences Library, University of Louisville. She says that her main responsibilities include maintaining resource collections … Continue reading

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Announcements, Promotions, and Transitions

On October 19, 2017, two Northwestern Health Sciences University librarians were honored.  At the first annual Academic Affairs Faculty and Staff Recognition Program both Krista Jacobson, MLIS, and Monica Howell, MLS, EdS, received the Provost’s Award for Exceptional Contributions.  These were … Continue reading

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For The Record

Presentations: Hanneke R. Student Systematic Reviews: How We Can Help (and Why We Should). Paper presented at: Midwest Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Ypsilanti, MI, October 15, 2017. Hinrichs R. Dietetic Interns’ Perceptions and Use of Evidence-Based Practice: A Pilot … Continue reading

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