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HLABC Annual General Meeting CE – May 16, 2022

The HLABC Executive Board is pleased to announce that Dr. Zahra Premji will be presenting this year’s Continuing Education class which will directly follow the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday, May 16th – please see details below.

Register for the CE here: HLABC AGM CE Registration 

Please register by Wednesday, May 11th. A reminder message will follow. 

CE title:From E to S in ES: A pathway from Exploratory to Systematic searching using seed articles

Date:
Monday, May 16 2:30 – 4:00 pm PST via Zoom

About the CE presenter:
Zahra Premji is currently the Health Research Librarian at University of Victoria. She is passionate about rigour and reproducibility in evidence synthesis methods, and has supported evidence synthesis in a variety of disciplines since 2016. She is also the incoming co-convener of the ACRL Evidence Synthesis Methods Interest Group.

About the CE:
In this CE session, Dr. Zahra Premji will lead the group in exploring the process for creating a systematic search which starts with exploratory searches and seed articles.

This session will cover:
– The role, value, and process of exploratory searching with the goal of finding a set of seed articles
– A structured process for mining the seed articles to identify searchable concepts, keywords and subject headings
– Creating and testing systematic searches

Do you have questions or comments? Please respond via email to hlabcexec@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you!