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Visit Us in Pure Michigan for Pure Information 2017!

Submitted by Merle Rosenzweig, Chair, Planning Committee The planning committee for the Joint Meeting of the Midwest Chapter/MLA and Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association (MHSLA) is excited to welcome you to our state for our conference on October 13 – … Continue reading

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Midwest MLA Fundraiser Initiative

Submitted by Edith Starbuck, Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee The financial situation of the Midwest Chapter / MLA and reduction in scholarships/grants awarded prompted Clare Leibfarth to suggest trying a fundraiser during the 2016 conference.  As Chair of the Awards … Continue reading

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Midwest MLA Awards and Scholarships Committee Report

Submitted by Edith Starbuck (OH), Chair, Awards and Scholarships Committee The 2015-2016 Awards and Scholarships Committee members included: Martha Airth-Kindree (WI), Jessica DeCaro (OH), Abigail Goben (IL), Nicole Theis-Mahon (MN), and Debra Werner (IL), President-Elect.  I want to thank them … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2016 Annual Meeting Grant Winner

Submitted by Noreen Mulcahy, Health Sciences Librarian – Technical Services, Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library, Columbus, OH It was an honor to represent my institution at Merge & Converge, the Midwest/Midcontinental Chapters/MLA Annual Meeting in Des Moines, IA in October … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2016 First-Time Attendee Annual Meeting Grant Winner

Submitted by Karlene Campbell, Genesis Health System, Davenport, IA I had the pleasure of attending the Midwest/MidContinental MLA Chapter Meeting in October as a First Time Attendee Grant winner. As a new medical librarian, I felt it was a great way to … Continue reading

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Midwest Chapter 2016 Student Annual Meeting Grant Winner

Submitted by Steph Hendren, University of Wisconsin-Madison My Time at the Midwest Conference As a grant recipient and a second year graduate student I was able to travel to Des Moines for the Midwest MLA Chapter meeting and gain a much larger … Continue reading

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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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