FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Febburary XX, 2007
(your phone number)
Got a Medical Question? Get the 4-1-1 from Your
CHICAGO, DATE , 2007 --- Tap into the 4-1-1 on medical
information, on Wednesday, April 11, 2007, when the Medical Library
Association (MLA) celebrates "Medical Information Day"
in recognition of the invaluable information and vast range of services
medical librarians provide for their institutions and local communities.
(Please note: This bolded
section should be completed by a member of the library staff)
To celebrate information day and learn more about how medical librarians
can help you, the staff at [insert library
name] invites you for a [insert activity
here] at XX address/time. In
addition, we will host an orientation about our services on [insert
date]. This session is free and open to the general public.
The Medical Library Association's members are trained
to assist physicians, medical students, nurses, patients, and consumers
by providing them with the most accurate medical information available.
Whether it be the most current information on research, medical
procedures, diagnosis, or treatments and outcomes, their expertise
is critical to quality health care.
MLA is a nonprofit, educational organization with
more than 4,500 health sciences information professional members
worldwide. Founded in 1898, MLA provides lifelong educational opportunities,
supports a knowledgebase of health information research, and works
with a global network of partners to promote the importance of quality
information for improved health to the health care community and