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MLA ’17 Continuing Education Courses

mla17_logo_300x300.jpgMLA ’17 continuing education (CE) courses in Seattle, Washington, will provide health sciences librarians a great way to learn new roles and stay at the forefront of the health information profession. Join your colleagues May 26–31, 2017, for MLA ’17 “Dream. Dare. Do.” Courses are listed under the professional competencies for health sciences librarians, detailed in MLA’s educational policy statement, Competencies for Lifelong Learning and Professional Success.

CE courses will take place on Friday, May 26, and Saturday, May 27. Registration will begin in January 2017. Additional course details will be available on MLANET.

Friday, May 26, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE201 Leading the Way: Preparing for and Enhancing Your Leadership Role
  • CE300 Advanced Searching Techniques and Advanced Strategy Design
  • CE600 Instructional Design: Proven Principles and Practices for Librarians Who Teach
  • CE700 Research Design and Data Analysis
  • CE701 Sequences and Structures: An Introduction to Key Bioinformatics Tools
  • CE702 Introduction to Systematic Reviews for Librarians

Friday, May 26, 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE100 Engaging Assessment to Show Value and Make Decisions: Making the Case for Your Library
  • CE200 Maintain Momentum in Marketing
  • CE601 Flip Don’t Flop: Flipped Classroom Approaches for Library Instruction

Saturday, May 27, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE301 Becoming an Expert Searcher

Saturday, May 27, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE202 Creating Influence: How to Get What You Want
  • CE302 Searching, the World Health Organization Portal (ICTRP), and Regulatory Agency Websites to Identify Clinical Trials for Systematic Reviews and Other Clinical and Research Questions

Saturday, May 27, 8:00 a.m.–noon

  • CE101 Accelerating Innovation through Information Tools and Expertise
  • CE303 Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Health for the Consumer: A Primer for Librarians
  • CE400 Perspectives in Research Data Management
  • CE703 Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM)/Evidence-Based Practice (EBP): The Basics: Study Design and Randomized Controlled Trials
  • CE704 Practical Skills and Tips for Research: From Proposal to Presenting

Saturday, May 27, 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE102 Your Role in Achieving Magnet Status and Continuing Support of Nursing Research
  • CE304 Providing Bibliometrics Services in the Medical Libraries: Why, What, and How?
  • CE305 Reduce, Refine, Replace: Strategies for Animal Alternative Searches
  • CE401 Developing a Systematic Review Service
  • CE402 Coming to TERMS with Electronic Resource Management
  • CE602 How to Have Fun Teaching with Technology

Saturday, May 27, 8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

  • CE403 Open Access Publishing Models and Predatory Journals in PubMed and Beyond
  • CE500 Take Two Apps and Call Me in the Morning: Mobile Applications for Health and Wellness

Symposium: Saturday, May 27, 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

  • CE800 Librarian’s Role in Reproducibility of Research

For more information about these courses, contact Debra Cavanaugh, MLA CE coordinator, 312.419.9094 x32.

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