NEW this year! We're pleased to offer all of our conference details in a convenient app.
Simply follow these steps to get the app onto your smartphone or tablet:
From the App Store of your mobile device, search for "Eventbase" and download the app
Open the app and search for "CHLA/ABSC Annual Conference".
NOTE: If the CHLA/ABSC Annual Conference does not immediately show up in the app search results, exit the app, wait 5 minutes, then try again.
You may also access the conference information via the web at http://free.eventbase.com/event/eventbase/chla-absc-2018-annual-conference/ on your laptop or tablet.
The theme of the 2018 Canadian Health Libraries Association / Association des bibliotèques de la santé du Canada (CHLA/ABSC) Annual Conference is:
Rant and Roar / Tempêter et Rugir
This theme, which is inspired by a lively Newfoundland folk song, conveys passion, excitement, and great things!
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
Novel Teaching Developments
Professionalism and Leadership in Health Libraries
Value and Impact Assessment
Innovations in Collections, Programming, and Space
Other topics about which to rant and roar
Opening Keynote: Terry-Lynn Young, PhD, a molecular geneticist in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Closing Keynote: Dr. Andrew Furey, orthopedic trauma surgeon and founder of Team Broken Earth