E-Science Day December 6th in Sacramento!
Announcing priority registration for E-Science Day: An Opportunity for Education & Networking, held on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 from 9:30 AM until 4:00 PM at the University of California Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California! This event is hosted by the University of California Davis Health Sciences Libraries and funded by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Southwest Region.
A day-long meeting, e-science will be examined in terms of the role that technology has had on transforming the environments of the health and life sciences; presentations on this topic, the electronic medical record, outreach & community engagement, and e-science initiatives developed at other institutions will provide the framework for the day. The agenda features a keynote speaker, a panel presentation, poster and paper presentations, lightning rounds, and afternoon break-out sessions. There is no cost to attend this event. For remote participants, the event will also be available through web conferencing. Attendees (in person and remote) will be eligible for 5.0 Continuing Education credits from the Medical Library Association.
To register, please visit the E-Science Day website at http://nnlm.gov/psr/training/e-science_day.html and complete the registration form which is available from the URL provided in the Registration information on the website. In-person attendance is limited, and registration will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis. Priority registration is available until Wednesday, October 19 for medical librarians located in the areas served by NN/LM PSR (Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and the U.S. Territories in the Pacific Basin). The deadline for all registrations is Tuesday, November 8.
For questions, please contact Raquel Abad at firstname.lastname@example.org or 916.734.3870.