CHLA/ABSC 2017 Annual Conference



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Important Dates

March 21, 2017
Volunteer sign-up now open!

April 10, 2017
Early Bird Registration Closes

April 15, 2017
Deadline for Hotel Discount


CHLA / ABSC 2017: Call for Volunteers

Consider volunteering with us in Edmonton, Alberta, and help us host this year's national health library conference!

We are seeking volunteers to greet arriving delegates, assist with setup, facilitate sessions, host CE courses, take tickets, direct, chat, and troubleshoot!

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Conference Theme

The theme of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Health Libraries Association is Northern Illumination / Lumières du Nord.
Through a series of plenary and parallel sessions, posters and continuing education workshops, the scientific program will cover the following sub themes:

  • Emerging Roles for Health Librarians
  • Exciting Teaching Developments
  • Expert and Systematic Searching
  • Health Library Spaces
  • Hospital and Special Libraries
  • Impact Assessment for Health Information
  • Innovative Collections
  • Other Illuminating Topics


Chateau Lacombe
10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton AB, T5J 1N7

A block of rooms has been booked under Canadian Health Libraries Association for the conference. Please indicate that you are part of our group when booking.

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