Daniel T. Wilson, Coordinator
Dan (email@example.com) is the Associate Director for Collections & Library Services at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Library.He is also the Coordinator for the National Network/Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) National Emergency Preparedness & Response plan.In this role, he oversees the development of the national plan, works with staff and state coordinators in the eight regions of the NN/LM on preparedness and response procedures, and provides training in service continuity planning for libraries. Dan was born in Lewistown, Pennsylvania. At the age of 4, his family moved to Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, where his father (an artist) began a long teaching career in the Art Department at Bloomsburg State College (now Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania).
Dan earned a B.A. in History at Bloomsburg State College in 1981 and then a Master of Library Sciences at the State University of New York (SUNY) Geneseo in 1982. Before joining the staff at the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library in 1991, Dan worked at Dutchess Community College (Poughkeepsie, New York) and SUNY Canton.
Dan Wilson took the banner photograph at the Willowdell Arch in Central Park, New York City, in February 2008. This photograph is used to represent the mission of the NN/LM Emergency Preparedness & Response Initiative. The umbrella represents preparedness, and the statue in the upper right portion is of Balto, representing response, the dog that in 1925 led a sled team into Nome, Alaska, with serum to treat a diphtheria epidemic.