Program

Draft Conference Agenda

Note: As this conference spans several time zones, all times will be displayed in Central Time

Wednesday, October 14: 10:00AM – 2:00PM CDT

  • Welcome and kickoff
  • NNLM Regional Medical Libraries Update: Joint presentation from MidContinental and Greater Midwest Regions
  • Continuing Education – Early career panel
  • Continuing Education – Librarian to the rescue! Serving your emergency management team information needs before, during and after a disaster, with instructor Teri Hartman
  • Wrap-up

Thursday, October 15: 10:00AM – 2:30PM CDT

  • Welcome and logistics
  • Paper presentations (1)
  • Informal breakout rooms and technology showcase
  • Panel: Addressing disparities in health literac
  • Post-panel breakout rooms
  • Lightning talks (1)
  • Wrap-up

Friday, October 16: 10:00AM – 3:30PM CDT

  • Keynote address: Dr. Jen Gunter
  • Paper presentations (2)
  • Informal breakout rooms and technology showcase
  • Lightning talks (2)
  • MLA update: Lisa Traditi
  • Farewell
  • Business Meeting and Awards (separated by chapter)