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MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION

Special Advisory Groups

Ex Officio: Lydia Collins
Lydia Collins
Consumer Health Coordinator
NNLM MAR
lydia@pitt.edu

Minutes

9/27/16
1/13/17

Consumer Health SAG

Focus

The Consumer Health SAG was formed to focus on improving health information literacy and increasing the ability for patients, family members, students and members of the general public to find and use health information by working through library staff at public libraries and schools, school nurses, K-12 health and science educators, and staff at community- and faith-based organizations.

Membership

Chair: Karen Parry
Manager of Information Services, East Brunswick Public Library
East Brunswick, NJ

Audra Anusionwu
Wellness Coach, BeautiFitStrong, LLC
Philadelphia, PA

Tameca Beckett
Director, Laurel Public Library
Laurel, DE

Sheila Caldwell
School Nurse, Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District
Aberdeen, NJ

Brianna Crum
District Consultant, Dauphin County Library System / Capital Area Library District
Harrisburg, PA

Tatiana Sahm
Children's Librarian, Onondaga County Public Library
Syracuse, NY

Jamie Saragossi
Health Science Collection Development & Outreach Librarian, Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Ammon Francis Young
Director, Columbia County Traveling Library
Bloomsburg, PA