Program for 2017 Annual Meeting

2017 NY-NJ Chapter of MLA Annual Meeting

New Roles, New Era in Health Sciences Librarianship


Please note that times are subject to change

8:30am-9:00am: Registration and breakfast

9:00am-9:15am: Welcome from the Chapter Chair and introduction to keynote speaker

9:15am-10:30am: Keynote Speaker: Jerry Sheehan, NLM Deputy Director (includes time for questions)

10:30am-11:00am: Break & Exhibits

11:00am-12:00pm: MLA Update: Beverly Murphy, MLA President-Elect

12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch & Exhibits

1:00pm-2:00pm: NNLM Update: Kate Flewelling, Executive Director, NNLM/MAR

2:00pm-2:15pm: Break & Exhibits

2:15pm-3:30pm: Panel Discussion: New Roles in Medical Librarianship

  • Alisa Surkis, Head, Data Services/Translational Science Librarian, New York University
  • Elisabeth Marrapodi, Library Director, Trinitas Medical Center
  • Micki McIntyre, Information Management Librarian, Rowan University
  • Sarah Jewell, Information & Education Librarian, Rutgers University
  • Shelly Warwick, Associate Professor & Director of Library and Information Services, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

3:30pm-4:30pm: Business Meeting