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Deepen Your MLA ’19 Experience: Attend the Symposium and Add a CE Course!


You can register for continuing education (CE) courses at MLA ’19 in Chicago!

Come to MLA ’19 on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4, develop a skill in an MLA practice area, and have extra time to explore MLA’s home town, Chicago!

Managing from the Middle: Learning to Lead from Where You Are Symposium

Join award-winning educator and author, Joan V. Gallos, and five of MLA’s own leadership experts—Rikke Sarah Ogawa, AHIP, Shalu Gillum, AHIP, Shannon D. Jones, AHIP, Erinn Aspinall, AHIP, and Christine Willis, AHIP—for a daylong symposium. Facilitated discussions, presentations, interactive exercises, and lunch roundtables will enhance your skills in addressing diversity and inclusion, guiding staff through transitions and change, transforming difficult relationships, composing compelling communications, and other skills, soft and hard, that will help you elevate your career!

MLA ’19 Continuing Education (CE) Courses

MLA ’19 CE courses are powerful and rewarding learning experiences! Of the participants who evaluated MLA ’18 courses, 93% found their course engaging or very engaging and would recommend it to their colleagues. The percentage who rated themselves competent or better in their course area increased from 36% to 62%.

Offer data visualization workshops and see your library grow.

Get started in evidence-based public health and help advance health equity.

Master the seven elements of collaboration and build new relationships with researchers.

Overcome bias and incorporate cultural competence into your library services.

Solo librarians, learn to do it all smartly, wisely, and in comfort!

Successfully submit an institutional review board (IRB) application and expand your role in the IRB process.

Provide genetic information services to clinicians and consumers.


Choose from 17 Continuing Education Courses and a Middle Management Symposium!

Three ways to register!

    1. Online: Register for a CE course and MLA ’19.
    2. Add a CE course to your registration:
      1. Open your Registration Confirmation - MLA ’19 Annual Meeting.
      2. Scroll down to “Manage My Registration,” and click where indicated.
      3. CE course prices do not increase after the April 3 early bird deadline.
    3. At the Registration Center at MLA ’19. Registration opens at 7:00 a.m. on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4.

Symposium and CE course prices do not increase after Early Bird Deadline.

Contact Debra Cavanaugh for more information.

Find all MLA ’19 Elevate blog posts here.

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