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Diane G. Schwartz

MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

MLA
  • Journal of the Medical Library Association, Editorial Board, member, 2002-05
  • Nominating Committee, member, 2001-02
  • Board of Directors, member, 1997-2000
  • Health Sciences Library Technicians Committee, chair, 1992-93
  • Public Services Section, Nominating Committee, chair, 1990-92
  • Medical School Libraries Section, treasurer, 1990-92
  • Public Services Section, Strategic Planning Committee, chair, 1988-93
  • Status and Economic Interests of Health Sciences Library Committee, chair, 1987-88
  • Public Services Section, Section Council Representative, 1984-88
Chapter
  • Upstate New York and Ontario Chapter of MLA, Benchmarking chapter educator, 1999-present

Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Fellow, 2004
  • Medical Library Association Research, Development, and Demonstration Project Grant, 1991
  • Academy of Health Information Professionals, Distinguished Member
Other
  • Fulbright travel award to India, 1991-92
  • Beta Phi Mu. (International Library Science Honor Society), 1972
  • New York State Scholar Incentive Award, 1971-72

Publications (5 representative)

  • Zayas LE, James PA, Shipengrover JA, Schwartz DG, Osborne JW, Graham RP. Exploring instructional quality indicators in ambulatory medical settings: an ethnographic approach. Fam Med 1999 Oct;31(9):635-40.
  • Stone SL, Schwartz DG, Quirk M, Sarkin R, Qualters D. Faculty development for community-based physicians at the University of Massachusetts and SUNY-Buffalo. Acad Med 1999 Jan;74(1 Suppl):S75-81.
  • Schwartz DG. How physicians and biomedical scientists in India learn information-seeking skills. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1995 Jul; 83(3): 360-2.
  • Schwartz DG, Schwartz SA. MEDLINE training for medical students integrated into the clinical curriculum." Med Educ 1995; 29:133-8.
  • Schwartz DG, Eakin D. Reference service standards, performance criteria and evaluation. J Acad Libr 1986 Mar; 12(1): 4-8.

Positions

  • Director of Libraries, Kaleida Health, Buffalo, NY, 2000-present
  • Deputy Director, NY Area Health Education Center Statewide Program Office, Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1998-2000
  • Research Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1992-2000
  • Director of Special Projects, Office of Graduate Medical Education, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1997-98
  • Executive Director, Primary Care Resource Center, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1995-97
  • Associate Director for Medical Education, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1992-95
  • Adjunct Lecturer, School of Informatics, Department of Library and Information Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1994-present
  • Associate Director, Alfred Taubman Medical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1989-92
  • Public Services Coordinator, Alfred Taubman Medical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1985-89
  • Head, Reference/Information Services Department, Alfred Taubman Medical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1982-85
  • Associate Librarian, Alfred Taubman Medical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1978-82
  • Head Reference Librarian, New York Botanical Garden Library, Bronx, NY, 1973-78
  • Reference and Research Librarian, New York Botanical Garden Library, Bronx, NY, 1972
  • Graduate Student Intern for Reference and Research, New York Botanical Garden Library, Bronx, NY, 1971-72
  • Archivist and Manuscript Cataloger, New York Botanical Garden Library, Bronx, NY, 1970-71
  • Library Manager, International Council of Shopping Centers, New York, NY, 1969-70

MLA published statements about the fellow

Edited June 17, 2004; May 9, 2005

Diane G. Schwartz