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Sara Jean Jackson

MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

MLA
  • MLA/Association of Academic Health Sciences Library Directors Joint Legislative Task Force, member, 1996
  • MLA News, Capitol News Column, Editor, 1989–1992
  • Government Relations Committee, chair, 1992
  • Continuing Education Committee, chair, 1984–1985
  • Nominating Committee, member, 1983–1984
  • 1983 National Program Committee, member
  • Chapter Council representative, 1982–1985
  • Hospital Librarians Section, Nominating Committee, member, 1985; Hospital Library Colloquia Task Force, member, 1984–1985
  • Cancer Librarians Section, member
Chapter
  • South Central Chapter/MLA, vice-president/president 1983–1984

Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Fellow, 1996
  • South Central Chapter/MLA Distinguished Service Award 1991
  • Hospital Library Section, Certificate of Service, 1996
Other Accomplishments and Activities (selected)
  • Inspired many MLA members to become legislative advocates

Publications (5 representative)

Professional Positions

  • Director, Research Medical Library, MD Anderson Hospital, Houston, TX, 1984–1996
  • Associate Director for Public Services, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, 1979–1984
  • Head, Library Component, Memphis Regional Medical Program, University of Tennessee–Memphis, 1968–1978

MLA published statements about the fellow

Education

  • Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, 1959

Sara Jean Jackson