Network Members in the Spotlight!
We would like to recognize the following network members by highlighting their accomplishments, promotions, awards, new positions, and departures. We welcome your submissions for possible future announcements!
Kathy Zeblisky and Phoenix Children’s Hospital Medical Library were extensively highlighted in profiles published in the January/February 2014 issue of the Arizona Library Association Newsletter.
Doreen Keough, Medical Librarian at the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Library for the past ten years, retired in January, 2014.
Linda Counts, Librarian at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, CA, retired on January 10, 2014.
David Bickford has been named Library Director of the Arizona Health Sciences Library, Phoenix Campus.
Sherrill Olsen, Manager of the Health Sciences Library at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, for the past seven years, retired as of January 1, 2014.
Karen Fanning, Library Associate for Northern Arizona Healthcare, retired on December 31, 2013, after 26 years of service.
Janet Crum, Director of the City of Hope Library Services Department, left her position on December 20. She is now Head of Library Technology Services at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ. Andrea Lynch has been appointed Interim Director at City of Hope.
Kelli Hines is the new scholarly communication librarian at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA. She was previously at the Hawthorne Campus of Casa Loma College.
Lisa Federer, former UCLA Health & Life Sciences Librarian, wrote the article “The librarian as research informationist: a case study,” published in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association.
Janet Crum, Former Director of the City of Hope National Medical Center Library in Duarte, CA, is the lead author of the article, “Emerging roles for biomedical librarians: a survey of current practice, challenges, and changes,” published in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association.
Mary Wickline, Research Support Librarian & Interim Collections Coordinator at the UC San Diego Library, reviewed the book “Managing Your Library and Its Quality: The ISO 9001 Way” in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association.
Laura Brown, Clinical Librarian at City of Hope National Medical Center Library in Duarte reviewed ClinicalKey in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association.
The USC Norris Medical Library’s Bioinformatics Service Program is highlighted in the October 2013 issue of the Journal of the Medical Library Association article “Expanding roles in a library-based bioinformatics service program: a case study.”
Corrie Bott, M.L.I.S, is the new librarian at Reeves Medical Library, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.
Lisa Marks has been appointed Director of Libraries for the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, AZ, effective February 3, 2014.