ALHELA 2010 Annual Meeting
Alabama Health Libraries Association
2010 Annual Meeting Information


 
2010 ALHeLA Annual Meeting

“Promoting the Diversity of Scholarship and
Health Literacy Across Cultures.”
Birmingham, AL
September 15-17, 2010
Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, Birmingham, AL
 

   

You are cordially invited to the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Alabama Health Libraries Association to be held at the Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, Birmingham, AL, September 15-17, 2010. The theme for this year's meeting is: Promoting the Diversity of Scholarship and Health Literacy Across Cultures. 

ALHeLA is pleased to offer two excellent CE courses from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine.

On Thursday morning, Dale Prince will teach Website Usability: Making Content Easy to Find.

On Thursday afternoon, Dale Prince will also teach PubMed Clinics of North America: A Problem-based Approach to PubMed Searching.

Come join us for these exciting CE opportunities!

Our speaker this year is Dr. Constance Hendricks, a Professor of the School of Nursing at Auburn University

The Meeting hotel is the Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, conveniently located in Downtown Birmingham in close proximity to the campus of The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Internet connections (wired and wireless) are provided by the hotel in meeting rooms, guest rooms, and public areas. Reservations can be made online or over the phone.

  • Online:
  • Over the Phone: Reference group code "HLA" or "AL Health Libraries Association in September 2010"
    • 205-731-9595 (Local Hotel)
    • 1-800-331-3131 (National Reservations)

For further information, please contact Sylvia McAphee, Conference Chair, at 205-934-2299 or smcaphee@uab.edu, or consult the following links.

Meeting Schedule:

Wednesday, September 15

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Registration (Lister Hill Library-1st floor)
4:30 pm - 5:30 pmLister Hill Library Tour (ALHeLA attendees will meet in the 1st floor lobby of Lister Hill Library)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BBQ Meet & Greet (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)

Thursday, September 16

7:00 am – 8:00 amRegistration (Continuing Education Center-1919 University Blvd ., Room 307)
8:00 am – 12:00 pmCE 1: Website Usability: Making Content Easy to Find (Continuing Education Center-1919 University Blvd ., Room 307)
12:00 pm – 1:00 pmLunch
1:00 pm – 4:00 pmCE 2: PubMed Clinics of North America: A Problem-based Approach to PubMed Searching (Continuing Education Center-1919 University Blvd ., Room 307)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmThe History of UAB - Mr Tim Pennycuff, UAB Archivist (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)
6:30 pm - 9:00 pmBanquet - Fish Market Restaurant (Transportation provided)
Friday, September 17
7:30 am - 8:30 amRegistration (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)
8:30 am - 9:30 am Business Meeting (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)
10:00 am - 11:00 amPromoting the Diversity of Scholarship and Health Literacy Across Cultures - Dr. Constance Hendricks (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Luncheon (Lister Hill Library-Ireland Room-3rd floor)



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