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 »

HLABC AGM: Reminder and Agenda

This year’s annual general meeting will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2017 from approximately 10:50 am to 11:30 am. The agenda is available for download here. Join the meeting virtually: A microphone will be used during the AGM so that virtual participants can hear everything discussed. Follow the directions below to virtually participate in… Read more »

June 22, 2017 HLABC CE 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 »

Join HLABC!!

New website. Same great benefits of being an HLABC Member! Join HLABC and you will receive these great benefits: Professional networking – connect with your colleagues and peers right here in BC Continuing education sessions – HLABC regularly organizes educational events for members Annual general meeting – HLABC holds four meetings a year, including an… Read more »

Call for Nominations: HLABC Executive

HLABC is your organization. Volunteers like you are what keep it going. Are you interested in networking opportunities? Keen to spend more time with others in the health library community? Looking for a fun and easy way to build your CV? Then involvement on the HLABC executive is for you! Nominations are now being sought for the following… 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 »