MLA '14: Continuing Education Courses
MLA '14 CE courses in Chicago, IL encourage health sciences librarians to be excited about "Building Our Information Future," May 16-21, 2014." Courses are listed under the seven professional competencies for health sciences librarians, detailed in MLA's educational policy statement, Competencies for Lifelong Learning and Professional Success. Contact Debra Cavanaugh for more information.
- CE courses will take place on Friday,
May 16, Saturday, May 17,
and Wednesday, May 21.
The symposium "The Patient Experience and Engagement: Improving Patient-Centered Care One Person at a Time" will be offered: Saturday, May 17, from 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
- eLearning Opportunities: Online CE courses will be held during MLA '14 for those that cannot attend.
Special Course Suites: Courses that are part of the special course suites are marked by an icon.
MLA CE Contact Hours
Full-day CE course: 8 MLA CE contact hours; Six-hour CE course: 6 MLA CE contact hours; Half-day CE course: 4 MLA CE contact hours; Two-hour course: 2 MLA CE contact hours
Registration and Fees
Registration is handled on a first-come, first-served basis, and no waiting lists are maintained. You must register for CE courses by course number and day on the registration form. Fees are based on first-choice selections. You do not have to register for the meeting to register for courses. Room assignments will be in the Official Program and in the Online Program Planner. See the registration area to register, or for more information. Nonmember rate includes one-year introductory membership to MLA.
Student Fees and Cancellation Policy
Special student fee, pending available space: $50
Cancellation or course change fee: $50 per course
All CE cancellations must be submitted in writing and faxed to Debra Cavanaugh, Coordinator, Continuing Education at 312.419.8950. Cancellations received before April 9, 2014, are subject to a $50 fee. After April 9, 2014, MLA will give refunds only for documented medical emergencies. Refunds will be processed within 6 weeks after the meeting. MLA will honor written requests to transfer a CE registration to another person. A $50 fee will be applied to each change or cancellation of a registered continuing education course.