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HLABC Pub Night – Sept. 24, 2019 @5:30pm

Back to school. Back to work. Back to the pub. Why: Celebrate the start of another academic year. Catch up with other awesome health information professionals. Yam fries. Where: Rogue Kitchen & Wet Bar, 602 West Broadway When: 5:30 – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, September 24 RSVP: Fill out this form by Friday, September 20 so… Read more »

Innovations, Challenges & Opportunities within Regional Health Libraries in British Columbia

Dear HLABC Members, On behalf of Elisheba Muturi, Chantalle Jack and Shannon Long, please see the final report of the research they developed looking into the regional health libraries (Health Authority and Ministry Libraries), “Innovations, Challenges & Opportunities within Regional Health Libraries in British Columbia.” The report contains their brief nine page summary as well as… Read more »

HLABC Open Science Framework Workshop + AGM May 30th 9am-1pm

Please join us for a hands-on Open Science Framework workshop and the HLABC Annual General Meeting on Thursday May 30th @ Woodward Library’s Sherrington Room 9:00am-1pm. Sarah Parker, Engineering Librarian (including Biomedical Engineering) at Woodward Library and also a member of the UBC Open Scholarship Committee , will offer a workshop on using the Open… Read more »

HLABC CE Event Registration – February 22nd, 2019

Join us on Friday February 22nd for workshops on using the PRESS Checklist to peer-review search strategies, search filers, patient-orientated research and talks from HLABC members and SLAIS Students on “that changed my practice.” HLABC is an organization dedicated to supporting health libraries, their staff, and anyone interested in the search and discovery of health… Read more »

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 »

Getting Hired in Health Libraries Event – October 9th, 2018

Getting Hired in Health Libraries Join on us October 9th, 2018 for HLABC’s “Getting Hired in Health Libraries” Event! We will provide free pizza and drinks, so please fill out the following registration form so we know how much to buy. https://goo.gl/forms/bM4o2wooiXHmoEdK2. 5:00-5:55pm: “Getting Hired in Health Libraries” Panel – Listen to 3 recently hired… Read more »

HLABC AGM and CE Reminder

HLABC CE/AGM Thursday, July 12th, 2018 Please join us on Thursday July 12th, 2018 for a half-day workshop on using Tableau to visualize library data and an in-person journal club. HLABC is an organization dedicated to supporting health libraries, their staff, and anyone interested in the search and discovery of health information. Deadline to register… Read more »

Pilot Journal Club – Thursday May 24th, 2018 at 10am

Dean Giustini will be leading a discussion on the following article: Pardo-Hernandez H, Urrútia G, Barajas-Nava LA, Buitrago-Garcia D, Garzón JV, Martínez-Zapata MJ, Bonfill X. BADERI: an online database to coordinate handsearching activities of controlled clinical trials for their potential inclusion in systematic reviews. Trials. 2017 Dec;18(1):273. https://trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13063-017-2023-3 Please read the article beforehand and be… Read more »

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 »