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Learn About Legislation Impacting Our Profession

Attend the MLA vConnections: Legislative Update

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 | 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., central time

Join members of the Joint MLA/AAHSL Legislation Committee and representatives from the National Library of Medicine for this timely overview of health funding and other policy issues and legislation that impact the collection, organization, and sharing of health information. Learn about how MLA advocates for accessible and trustworthy health information on Capitol Hill. 

Join us on Thursday, July 14 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m., central time with this link.

Members will hear updates on

  • NLM policy activities
  • NIH and NLM appropriations
  • Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H)
  • Copyright Alternative in Small Claims Enforcement Act (CASE)

Joint Legislation Committee members will also describe their experience and the impact of their spring 2022 virtual meetings with Congressional staff.

For more information, contact Mary Langman, Director, Information Issues and Policy at MLA.

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