Category Archives: Continuing Education

SAVE THE DATE! – February 22, 2019 – Spring Continuing Education Event

Dear Colleagues, Please Save the Date for the upcoming HLABC spring continuing professional development day on Friday, February 22nd 9:00am-3:30 pm at Woodward Library Sherrington Room and also available online. Some of the offerings for the day: PRESS Checklist workshop presented by Douglas M. Salzwedel MLIS, Information Specialist & Assistant Managing Editor Cochrane Hypertension Lightening… Read more »

EVENT – January 31, 2018 – Continuing Education Event

January 31, 2018 HLABC Continuing Studies Event: Location: UBC Woodward Library, Computer Lab and Sherrington Room (2198 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3) Cost: $35 in person (PayPal link on the registration form) / $0 Online Schedule: 9:00-9:15 – Welcome (coffee and tea in the Sherrington Room) 9:15-10:15 – Personal Oncogenomics and Brain Cancer –… Read more »

EVENT & MEETING – June 22, 2017 – HLABC Continuing Education Event and AGM

Please join us for presentations from clinical researchers on the appraisal of systematic reviews and guidelines, presentations from HLABC members on recent innovations and new resources, and, of course, our AGM. Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 Location: UBC Woodward Library, Sherrington Room (2198 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3) Don’t forget, you must be an… Read more »

SAVE THE DATE! – June 22-23, 2017 – HLABC AGM and Continuing Education Event

Please save the dates for the HLABC AGM and Summer Continuing Education event on Thursday June 22nd and Friday June 23rd. The location will be Woodward Library @ University of British Columbia Vancouver.  Options for online participation will also be available. We are trying something a little different this year and we hope some of the members outside of… Read more »

EVENT – HLABC’s Winter Continuing Education – January 23, 2017

Please join us on Monday January 23rd to learn more about the current awareness and research discovery tool, Read by QxMD, and clinical research data management from experts at Advanced Research Computing! Also please join us for a discussion of current awareness tools for health researchers and librarians where we will share knowledge from our… Read more »

SAVE THE DATE! – January 23, 2017 – Continuing Education Event

HLABC is putting together what we hope will be an exciting and engaging program for a full-day CE event early in the new year.  More information will be coming soon, but for now, please mark your calendars. Date: Monday, January 23, 2017 (exact timing of events TBA) Location:  Woodward Library, UBC *  Please note that… Read more »

EVENT & MEETING – HLABC Summer 2016 Continuing Education Session & AGM

Join us this summer to hone your searching skills in a hands-on session with 3 expert searchers; learn about new health library innovations from the findings of one of the latest research initiatives; and participate in our HLABC Annual General Meeting over a delicious lunch! Event: HLABC’s Summer Continuing Education & AGM Date: Tue, June 28, 2016… Read more »

EVENT & MEETING – Continuing Education & Winter HLABC Meeting

HLABC is happy to announce that award-winning journalist Chad Skelton will be joining us to discus best practices in data visualization. This presentation will cover best practices of data visualization, how to find datasets through open-data portals, and an introduction to how you can incorporate some of the most popular data visualization tools in your daily work (including Tableau Public, Datawrapper,… Read more »