Pacific Northwest Chapter/Medical Library Association (PNC/MLA) Annual Meeting
Contact: Dolores Judkins
Sat, 10/09/2010 - 8:00am - Tue, 10/12/2010 - 4:00pm
Hotel Monaco - Portland
506 S.W. Washington at 5th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
About the Event
Annual meeting of the Pacific Northwest Chapter/Medical Library Association (PNC/MLA) being held at the Hotel Monaco in downtown Portland. A hotel reservation form is available via the PNC blog and on the conference website.
Complete details about the meeting are available at http://pncmla.org/pncmla2010.
Continuing education, held on October 9 and 10, includes sessions on creating effective presentations, working with information overload, understanding services for mobile users, using third-party PubMed tools, and consumer-driven participatory health care.
Speakers include Lawrence Welleck (Portland State University) discussing public health, Dr. Erick Turner (Oregon Health & Science University) discussing publication bias, and Jeff Crump (Mercy Corps) discussing the role information plays when responding to disasters.
Come and connect with your medical library colleagues as you learn and have fun in Portland!
Cost: Varies - see prices page for details
Early registration ends at midnight on Saturday, September 25 (and registration goes up $50 after that), so make sure to register now!