Sewell Stipend Available for APHA 2012
Librarians with an interest in public health, make this the year you attend the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Stipends funded by The Grace and Harold Sewell Memorial Fund for this purpose will be awarded to at least 11 librarians in 2012. This year’s APHA meeting will take place in San Francisco, CA from October 27 – 31, 2012. Its theme is Prevention and Wellness Across the Life Span.
Applications are now being accepted. The deadline for application is Friday July 27, 2012, 5pm EST. For more information and an application form, go to http://www.phha.mlanet.org/blog/2012/sewell-stipend-2012/.
For more information on the 2012 APHA meeting, see http://www.apha.org/meetings/highlights/.
For more information on the Sewell Fund, see http://www.sewellfund.org/.
The mission of the Fund is to increase librarians’ identification with medical and health care professionals. Stipends have been awarded annually since 2001.
If you have any questions, please contact Barb Folb directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or any one of the committee members listed on the website.