Category Archives: Annual Conference News

Merge & Converge: Sixteen in ‘16

By Amy Blevins, Chair of the Publicity Committee for Merge & Converge This year, two MLA Chapters spanning sixteen states will be having one spectacular meeting in beautiful Des Moines, IA.  Originally a fort on the Raccoon and Des Moines … Continue reading

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Call For Paper and Poster Abstracts: 2016 Joint Midwest & Midcontinental Chapters/MLA Annual Meeting  

Submitted by Xiaomei Gu, Conference Program Committee The Program Committee invites paper and poster abstract submissions on any health sciences topic for the 2016 Joint Midwest & Midcontinental Chapter Meeting in Des Moines, Iowa. The meeting will take place from October … Continue reading

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2015 Meeting Attendance Award Winners

Submitted by Leah Osterhaus Trzasko, Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee, Midwest Chapter/MLA The Awards and Scholarship Committee of the Midwest Chapter MLA would like to congratulate the winners of the 2015 First-Time Attendee Annual Meeting Grant, the 2015 Annual Meeting … Continue reading

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2015 Jean Williams Sayre Innovation Award

Submitted by Leah Osterhaus Trzasko, Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee, Midwest Chapter/MLA This year’s winner of the Jean Williams Sayre Award for Innovation is Rachel Sindelar, Director of the Broadlawns Medical Center Library, for her ChromeBook Project at Broadlawns Medical Center. Located … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2015 First-Time Attendee Annual Meeting Grant Winners

Submitted by Mary O’Connell, Health Resource Library at Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights, Illinois I would like to take this opportunity to thank the scholarship committee for selecting me as a recipient of the 2015 Midwest Chapter MLA meeting, 1st Time … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2015 Annual Meeting Grant Winners

Submitted by Mindwell Egeland, Patients’ Library, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa As a grant recipient, I was able to travel to Louisville, KY for the Midwest MLA Chapter meeting. I enjoyed traveling there with colleagues which … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2015 Student Annual Meeting Grant Winners

Submitted by Kimberly Kelly, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan Hello, my name is Kimberly Kelly and I was a student winner of a grant to attend the conference in Kentucky. The Midwest Chapter of the MLA Conference in Kentucky was … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting News

Submitted by Tiffney Gipson, Kornhauser Health Sciences Library, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Latest News This year’s Midwest Chapter/MLA Meeting will be held in Louisville, KY. Never been to Louisville before? Want to know more about the host city? Click … Continue reading

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Award Announcement – 2015 First Time Attendee Annual Meeting Grant

Submitted by Edith Starbuck, Midwest Chapter/MLA Awards and Scholarships Committee First Time Attendee Annual Meeting Grant: FREE registration & $500 for Midwest Medical Library Association Annual Meeting (DUE May 15th) If you are planning to attend the 2015 Midwest Medical … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter/MLA 2015 Annual Meeting in Louisville

Submitted by Tiffney Gipson, Kornhauser Health Sciences Library, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Librarians + Evidence = Proof The 2015 Midwest Chapter/MLA Annual Meeting will be held October 2-6, 2015 at the historic Galt House Hotel in Louisville, KY. It’s … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter/MLA Annual Meeting 2015 — Next Stop, Kentucky!

Submitted by Dawn Hackman, MIDLINE Editor For those of you who like to plan early (you know who you are!), here are some details about the upcoming Annual Meeting in Louisville, KY. More details to come as we get closer … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting 2014 – Post-Conference Report

Submitted by Marcia Francis, AHIP, University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Bismarck, ND A total of 74 individuals accepted the challenge to “Come West and Explore!” at the 2014 Midwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association … Continue reading

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