An invitational conference was held in April 2002 to facilitate a national discussion, derive a consensus definition, and develop recommendations for an action agenda for the "informationist" professional in clinical and research domains. This area has information about the conference agenda, attendees, and more.You may also read a report on the conference in the October 2002 Journal of the Medical Library Association digital archives, along with T. Scott Plutchak's editorial, "The informationisttwo years later."
The conference organizers developed this bibliography of electronically available materials as an overview of the informationist concept.
Numerous speakers and facilitators were available at the invitational conference; seventeen presentations from the conference are available for download and review.
Four video files from the April 2002 conference are available online for viewing or downloading.
A summary from the MLA '02 Informationist Open Forum in Dallas, TX.
Medical Library Association
Last Updated: 2010 October 13