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RTI Research Spotlight: Health Literacy Workshops Support Employee Wellness Programming!

RTI Research Spotlight: Health Literacy Workshops Support Employee Wellness Programming!
Thu June 6, 2024
The latest issue of JMLA showcases a 2022 RTI project led by Colleen Foy. Don't miss this insightful read!

Congratulations to the award-winning research papers and posters from MLA ’24 in Portland as well as the biannual 2022-2023 JMLA Research Paper winner!
The latest issue of JMLA showcases a 2022 RTI project led by Colleen Foy. Don't miss this insightful read!
Congratulations to the 2024 Research Training Institute (RTI) participants! The RTI ’24 online program is a program that provides advanced research methods training and mentoring for one year while participants complete a research project.
Meet spotlight MLA member Heather Stevens
Submit a manuscript for the "Consumer Resources Reviews" column in the Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet (JCHI), a journal covering the fields of consumer health information, patient education, and health literacy.
Understanding how Portland is set up will help you navigate to where you where you want to be. Let me take you on a brief orientation, and then we can dive into how to get from point A to point B.
The Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) Future Leadership Committee is pleased to announce four Leadership Diversity Scholarships for 2024 with funding up to $1,500 each.
Understanding how Portland is set up will help you navigate to where you where you want to be. Let me take you on a brief orientation, and then we can dive into how to get from point A to point B.
Plan on attending the MLA Living Library during MLA ’24 in Portland, OR, presented by the DEI Committee!
Portland brunch spots: a highly subjective guide from Brandon Wilkinson. Take a quick gander at Brandon Wilkinson's highly-rated brunch spots in preparation for MLA ’24!
Knowing what to pack for MLA '24 can be tough. Check out this packing checklist!
Here are some ideas and tips for first-time attendees preparing for MLA '24.
In the weeks leading up to MLA ‘24 in Portland, we are profiling the experts leading each of the symposium sessions by sharing their answers to questions about themselves and their session.
Mark your calendars and get ready for an engaging discussion as Dr. Safiya Noble takes the stage as the John P. McGovern Lecture keynote speaker at the MLA ’24 in Portland, Oregon on May 20, 2024!

The Virtual Assistance Committee invites you to connect with other conference attendees (including those attending virtually) in Padlet!
The Joseph Leiter NLM/MLA Lectureship was established in 1983 to foster intellectual collaboration between MLA and the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Don't miss Maia Hightower speak on AI in healthcare for this year's Leiter Lecture!
In the weeks before MLA ’24 in Portland, we are profiling the experts leading each of the symposium sessions by sharing their answers to questions about themselves and their session.
Discover Portland's birding hotspots! From Mt. Tabor's diverse species to the serene Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden, explore bird species across the city. Join us in uncovering the beauty of nature while at MLA '24!
Conferencing can be overwhelming. National conferences are exciting opportunities to learn and connect, but they can be packed with a dizzying range of content and events. Attending virtually is no exception. Check out these tips and tricks we have gathered to help!
The 2023 Liberty Chapter quasquicentennial event was a great success, featuring engaging discussions, networking opportunities, and a historical marker photo.
Unlock the future of health information with Why AI? Summit! Meet our distinguished panelists and explore cutting-edge AI initiatives in healthcare.
The 2023 Liberty Chapter quasquicentennial event was a great success, featuring engaging discussions, networking opportunities, and a historical marker photo.
Join us for Speed Dating Networking! Connect with colleagues, make new friends, and have engaging conversations. Don't miss out on this fun and interactive event!
The 2023 Liberty Chapter quasquicentennial event was a great success, featuring engaging discussions, networking opportunities, and a historical marker photo.
The Central Branch of Multnomah County Library is the shining pearl of the local public library system in Portland, Oregon for MLA '24!
We appreciate all those who generously donated to MLA in the year 2023. Thank you for your invaluable support and for your continued efforts in championing the profession and the association.
In the weeks leading up to MLA ’24 in Portland, we’ll profile the experts leading each of the symposium sessions. Meet Mark Berendsen.
Help shake things up this season and join us in creating a new Editorial Board for Hypothesis! We invite anyone dedicated to work in support of driving the future of the journal through guidance and outspokenness.
Help shake things up this season and join us in creating a new Editorial Board for Hypothesis! We invite anyone dedicated to work in support of driving the future of the journal through guidance and outspokenness.
Do you enjoy bringing your latest knitting, embroidery, or crocheting project to the annual conference? Mel Davies is here to share tips about great fiber arts stores and events that might interest you while in Portland at MLA ’24. We can't wait to see all of your projects in between sessions!
In the weeks leading up to MLA ‘24 in Portland, we’ll profile the experts leading each of the symposium sessions by sharing their answers to questions about themselves and their session.
Unlock the world of research at the Research Training Institute (RTI) session! Dive into fast-paced "ignite" talks by RTI participants showcasing projects.
If you are a library or health information professional planning to attend MLA ’24, consider arriving a day early to attend the AI Summit: Why AI? Transforming the Health Information Profession.
Heading to Portland for MLA '24? Embark on an Oregon wine adventure that will thrill your inner sommelier.
The Medical Library Association (MLA) Local Arrangements Committee is looking for volunteers for the annual conference in Portland, Oregon from May 18-21, 2024. We have volunteer opportunities for the Hospitality Booth and Career Center.
You are invited to participate in the monthly Be Well Wednesday series! The Be Well MLA initiative promotes wellness and well-being among Medical Library Association members.
In the weeks leading up to MLA ‘24 in Portland, we’ll profile the conference Continuing Education instructors and their courses. We continue the series this week with Janet Crum who, with Elisa Cortez, teaches The Joy of Project Management! Managing All Projects, Large and Small.
To ensure the health and safety of all attendees of MLA ’24, please review the following guidelines for MLA ’24.
In the weeks leading up to MLA ‘24 in Portland, we’ll profile the experts leading each of the symposium sessions by sharing their answers to questions about themselves and their session. We continue the series with the presenters of Data Equity: Exploring What It Is and Why It Matters.
In the weeks leading up to MLA ‘24 in Portland, we’ll profile the experts leading each of the symposium sessions by sharing their answers to questions about themselves and their session. We continue the series with the moderator and presenters of AI, Machine Learning, and Collections.

MLA 2024 Annual Meeting and JMLA Biennial Research Caucus Research Awards


RTI Research Spotlight: Health Literacy Workshops Support Employee Wellness Programming!


Congratulations to the RTI ’24 Participants!


I Am MLA: Heather Stevens


MLA Annual Business Meeting and Presidential Inaugural Address


I Am MLA: Tiffany Follin


I Am MLA: Eugenia Opuda


Virtual Tours of Portland


Consumer Connections Winter/Spring 2024 Issue Available


Call for Manuscripts: Consumer Resources Reviews Column, Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet (JCHI)


AAHSL Leadership Diversity Scholarships for 2024


Getting around Portland for MLA ’24


Visit the Living Library at MLA ’24 in Portland!


Portland Brunch Spots


Don't Forget to Pack for Portland


Tips for MLA ’24 First-Time Attendees


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenter of Inside and Out: Supporting and Empowering Your Staff by Promoting their Achievements


Plan Now to Attend the John P. McGovern Keynote with Dr. Safiya Noble


Connect with MLA ’24 Attendees on Padlet


2024 Joseph Leiter NLM/MLA Lecture


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of Data Allies: Building Institutional Support Networks


Best Birding in Portland


MLA ’24 Virtual Experience Tips and Tricks


MLA ’24 Travel Grants


Meet the Panelists of the MLA ’24 AI Summit: Why AI? Transforming the Health Information Profession


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenter of Leading and Serving in an Unscripted World


Make New Friends at MLA ’24: Speed Dating Networking Event


Liberty Chapter Quasquicentennial Unconference


Tour the Historic Multnomah County Central Library in Portland, Oregon


Gratitude for Your Support


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of Building Culture and Community in a Hybrid Workforce: A World Café Conversation


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of Data Instructors: Providing Data Literacy as Part of Information Literacy


Shape the Future of Library Research


Portland Fiber Arts


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of Getting Started with Collection Development: An Interactive Workshop on Selecting Resources for Your Library Community


Research Training Institute (RTI) Virtual Poster Session


A Transformative Reason to Start MLA ’24 a Day Early


Portland Wine Country


MLA ’24 Call for Volunteers


Be Well MLA: Financial Health Literacy Check-Up


Meet the Instructors of MLA ’24 CE 400 - The Joy of Project Management! Managing All Projects, Large and Small


MLA ’24 Health & Safety Protocols


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of Data Equity: Exploring What It Is and Why It Matters


Meet the MLA ’24 Presenters of AI, Machine Learning, and Collections: New Approaches and Tools for Description and Discovery


Portland Music Scene


Make New Connections at MLA ’24: Sign Up Today!


Sign Up for Career Support at MLA ’24


Hypothesis Spring Issue Available


MLA '24 Continuing Education: Meet Susan Kendall


Meet the MLA '24 Presenter of Inclusive Library Leadership: Empathy, Care, and Compassion as Leadership Strengths