MLA is expanding and reorganizing its education committees in preparation to growing its educational offerings.
Julia Dahm of the University of Pitsburgh Health Sciences Library System presented eCompanion (ecompanion.pitt.edu) - a 3-year project designed to create and provide a free point-of-care resource for physicians who may not have access to the other pricey options.
I have been working quickly to transition from student to professional; which is much like being the ugly duckling for much longer than hoped. One way I have found to be extremely helpful in regards to blossoming into a professional librarian (AKA swan) is through continuing education.
The MLA webinar, "The Consumer Health Library: A Site for Service, Education, and Hope" is available via on-demand recording. Join Jacqueline Davis as she presents on the role of the consumer health librarian and outreach.