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Submit your Content to the Joint MLGSCA/NCNMLG Meeting

The deadline of November 1st is fast approaching to submit your content to the NCNMLG & Joint Chapter Meeting Planning Committee for the upcoming meeting   “Crossing the Canyon: Bridging Divides and Navigating Waters, January 21 – 24, 2018 in Scottsdale, AZ.

For more details see the information copied below from the conference website http://mlgsca.mlanet.org/joint2018/:

 

“ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  November 1, 2017

You will hear back from us before the early registration deadline on November 15.
http://mlgsca.mlanet.org/joint2018/registration/

 For POSTERS:
Submit a copy of an abstract (approximately 250-300 words) describing the poster.
Please list all presenters and institutional affiliations.
Please let us know if you need a table.
Maximum poster size 42” high by 60” wide.

Please place “POSTER PROPOSAL” in the subject line of your message and email to Hella Bluhm-Stieber, Poster Session Chair, Janene Wandersee, and Carmen Huddleston:

Hella Bluhm-Stieber
hella.bluhm-stieber@hhs.sccgov.org
408-885-5654

Janene Wandersee
janene.wandersee@bannerhealth.com
602-839-5761

Carmen Huddleston
chuddleston@stanfordhealthcare.org
650-723-9933

For PAPERS:

Submit two copies of your abstract (250 words maximum), which accurately conveys the subject of the paper, its scope, conclusions, and relevance to medical libraries. The first copy should list all authors, institutional affiliations, and email and phone number of primary contact. The second copy will be used in a blind review process and should not include any information identifying authors or institutions.

Please place “CONTRIBUTED PAPER PROPOSAL” in the subject line of your message and email to Caroline Marshall and David Bickford, Programming Committee chairs:

Caroline Marshall
caroline.marshall@cshs.org
310-423-2315

 

Bickford, David L – (dbickford)
dbickford@email.arizona.edu
602-827-2407

For LIGHTENING TALKS:

To propose a Lightning Talk, submit two copies of the description of your topic (approximately 100 words), which convey the subject of the talk, its scope, conclusions, and relevance to medical libraries. The first copy should list all authors, institutional affiliations, and email and phone number of primary contact. The second copy will be used in a blind review process and should not include any information identifying authors or institutions.

Please place “CONTRIBUTED LIGHTENING TALK” in the subject line of your message and email to Caroline Marshall, Programming Committee chair:

Caroline Marshall
caroline.marshall@cshs.org
310-423-2315

Bickford, David L – (dbickford)
dbickford@email.arizona.edu
602-827-2407

Just added!  Special Content Sessions

In addition to Posters, Papers, and Lightning Talks, you are invited to design and apply for a 60-minute Special Content Session or presentation.  Special Content Sessions may include panel or group discussion, hands-on workshop or demo, or other presentation or meeting format.

Please place “SPECIAL CONTENT SESSION PROPOSAL” in the subject line of your message and email to Caroline Marshall and David Bickford, Programming Committee chairs:

Caroline Marshall
caroline.marshall@cshs.org
310-423-2315

Bickford, David L – (dbickford)
dbickford@email.arizona.edu
602-827-2407″

I Hope to see a lot of CABL members in Scottsdale!

 

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Upcoming CABL Meeting & MLA Webinar

Please mark your calendars for our upcoming CABL Meeting and two part MLA webinar

The Details:
What: “Distinguishing the Questionable from the Trustworthy in Open Access Resources” Part 1
When: October 12th 11am-12:30pm
Where: Maricopa Integrated Health System, 2601 E Roosevelt St, Phoenix, AZ 85008

What:  “Distinguishing the Questionable from the Trustworthy in Open Access Resources” Part 2   & CABL Meeting to Follow
When: October 30th 11am-12:30pm
Where: Maricopa Integrated Health System, 2601 E Roosevelt St, Phoenix, AZ 85008

 

Please RSVP to Hal.Bright@atsu.edu and let him know if you are interested in Part 1, Part 2 and if you plan to stay for the CABL meeting.

 

Updated Details: CABL Hosting MLA Webinar Sept. 28th

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Hello everyone,

We’ve confirmed some details for the next CABL hosted event.

We have been selected as a host site for the next MLA webinar: “Helping Patients and Health Care Consumers Understand Precision Medicine.”

Time: Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 11am-12:30 pm
Location:
HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center
Cowden Center | 9202 North Second Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85020

Please RSVP to Hal Bright at hbright@atsu.edu.  You must RSVP to Hal to get on the list for CE credit as there are a limited number of CE codes allotted to each site.

See you all there!

Upcoming CABL Meeting & Webinar

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Hello all,

We have finalized our next CABL Meeting of the year to be combined with an MLA webinar!

Details are as follows:

MLA Webinar:
Survey Success: 10 Essential Tips for Effective Survey Design

Date/Time: Thursday, July 27, 2017, 11am-1230 pm AZ time – CABL meeting immediately to follow (please bring your ideas about best future continuing education plans in light of MLA changes)

Location: Mayo Clinic – Phoenix Patient library (details TBA)

Please RSVP to Hal Bright hbright@atsu.edu

Upcoming MLA Educational Opportunities

MLA has two upcoming educational webinars upcoming that may be relevant to our CABL members.  Keep an eye out if we decide to host any of these webinars, but for the time being know the following:

Webinar: Survey Success: 10 Essential Tips for Effective Survey Design
Date: July 27th
Time: 11:00 – 12:30 PM (AZ)

You will learn simple rules for constructing an easy-to-use questionnaire that yields useful, actionable information. This webinar distills years of experience in designing, implementing, and evaluating survey research into ten essential and easy tips for creating a successful survey.

Webinar: Scoping Reviews: Mapping Your Course to Success
Date: August 15th
Time: 11:00 – 12:30 PM (AZ)

In this webinar for expert and aspiring expert searchers, you will learn what a scoping review is, how to work with research teams on the scoping review process, and when to recommend a scoping review. This informative, lively, discussion-based webinar focuses on practical solutions to data management and search challenges of scoping reviews, enabling you to improve the quality of your search services and raise your profile in your environment. Participants will be invited to submit scoping review questions prior to the webinar.

Reminder: Webinar & CABL Meeting March 22nd

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Our first CABL meeting of the year will take place on March 22nd.

Our meeting will begin after the MLA Webinar Finding Grey Literature for Systematic Reviews: Can it be more Black and White. If you missed our first webinar of the year, plan to attend for March 22nd at 11am!

More details to follow closer to the date.

2016 CABL Election Results

Our 2016 CABL election recently concluded.

The election results are as follows:

President-elect: Hal Bright
Secretary: Nancy Showalter

You can view the full results in our CABL Archives shortly.

Congratulations to our election winners and thank you to all of our candidates who ran for office this year!