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  Date   Location, Program, Speakers  

Fall 2021

October 25


Zoom meeting


Presentation: Systematic Review Process and the Cochrane Library

Speaker: Colleen Finley, Product Manager, Search and Discovery

Presentation: OrthoEvidence & What’s New at Ovid in 2021

Speakers: Kate Charron & Stella Hillegass, Wolters Kluwer – Ovid

Presentation: Library Signage

Speaker: Regina Vitiello, Health Science Librarian, North Shore University Hospital

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2021

April 19


Zoom meeting


Presentation: Introducing NNLM Region 7

Speakers: Mary Piorun, Director, NNLM Region 7, and Jessica Kilham, Interim Associate Director, NNLM Region 7

Presentation: LibKey (Third Iron)

Speakers: Hayley Harris, Sales Executive, and Kendall Bartsch, CEO, Third Iron

Presentation: Copyright Clearance Center

Speaker: Judy F. Mills, Copyright Clearance Center (CCC)

Presentation: JOMI.COM

Speaker: Nikita Bernstein

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2020

October 26


Zoom meeting


Presentation: NLM/NNLM Update

Speaker: Kelsey Cowles, MLS, Academic Coordinator, NNLM Middle Atlantic Region

Presentation: LinkSolver and OVID DIscovery

Speaker: Laura Schimming, MLS, Ovid/Wolters Kluwer

Presentation: Ovid 2020 New Resources

Speaker: Stella Hillegass, Metro NYC Regional Account Manager, Ovid/Wolters Kluwer

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2019

October 16




Presentation: LinkOut, Outside Tools, new PubMed, etc.

Speaker: Michelle Burda, Education and Health Literacy Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region

Presentation: Critical Librarianship and Health Sciences Libraries

Speaker: Samantha Walsh, MLS, Manager of Information & Education Services, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Vendor's Show Case: Covidence, presented by Nancy Owens, Head of Community Management, Covidence

Vendor's Show Case: Rittenhouse, presented by Matt Conmy, Mid-Atlantic Territory Manager, Rittenhouse

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2019

April 24


Lenox Health Greenwich Village

Program: Resources for LGBTQI Cultural Competency

Speakers: William Self, Member of the Board of Directors I’m From Driftwood: The LGBT Story Archive
Shannon Whittington, BSN MSN RN, Interdisciplinary Care Team Manager, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, Gender Reassignment Program Director, Acute Care Manhattan

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2018

October 31



Program: How to Help Your Hospital Using "Under-the-Radar" Products

CE Direct

Speaker: Brian Clerkin, Business Development Manager, Northeast, OnCourse Learning


Speaker: David Stout, Director, Digital Commons Services

Isabel Healthcare

Speaker: Dawn Bonsor, Vice President of Client Services


Speaker: Michael Lucerto, Senior Account Manager

Rosetta Stone

Speaker: Martha Teu, Account Manager - Public Sector

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2018

June 26



Program: Wellness for Healthcare Workers and Beyond

Overview of Burnout & Wellness Programs

Speaker: Fouad Atallah, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maimonides Medical Center

Panel Discussion: Wellness - Healthcare Workers and Beyond

Speakers: Peter Cole, MLS, Chief, Learning Resources, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System; Rebecca Carman, LCSW, NYC Health+Hospitals/Elmhurst; Kathy Koller, Yoga and Meditation Practitioner, stressreductionnyc; and Afia Bediako, MPH, WorkWell NYC Program Coordinator

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2017

November 13


New York College of Podiatric Medicine


Vendor's Show Case: Primal Pictures (Anatomy TV)

Vendor's Show Case: VisualDx Update

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2017

June 12


Elmhurst Hospital


Vendor's Show Case: Stat!Ref

Speakers: Roland Bruno, Business Development Manager, Teton Data Systems
Ali Shukri, Regional Director, Teton Data Systems

Vendor's Show Case: VisualDx

Speakers: Sarah Steffler, Account Management and Client Service Specialist, VisualDx
Phillip White, Clinical Account Director, VisualDx
Kimberly Hamer, MBA, MHA, VP-Customer and Relationship Management, VisualDx

Panel Discussion: Evidence-Based Practice and Beyond: Librarian Support of Nursing

Speakers: Helen-Ann Brown Epstein, MLS, MS, AHIP, FMLA, Informationist, Health Sciences Library Virtua
Janice Lester, MLS, Reference and Education Librarian, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2016

October 31


Elmhurst Hospital

Presentation: Patron-driven acquisitions at the City University of New York: A case study (members only - password required)

Nancy Egan, Electronic Resources Librarian, Office of Library Services, City University of New York
Simone Yearwood, Access Services Librarian, Benjamin S. Rosenthal Library, Queens College, CUNY

Presentation: Ebook v Print Book Survey Project

Speakers: Sheryl Ramer Gesoff, BQSIMB President, NYC Health + Hospitals / Elmhurst
Deborah Goss, BQSIMB Vice-Presiden, NYC Health + Hospitals / Queens

Presentation: Smartboard –Interactive Display System Library Resource Outreach

Speaker: Laraine Tursi, BQSIMB Archives Committee Chair, NYC Health + Hospitals / Coney Island

Vendor's Show Case: Sharp AQUOS Board Presentation

Speakers: Ed Scherer, S3 Business Solutions

Brian Ciffo, Digital Signage Specialist, Sharp Business Systems

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2016

April 6


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Angela Sammarco, PhD, RN, Associate Professor, College of Staten Island-CUNY, Author of Women’s Health Issues Across the Life Cycle: A Quality of Life Perspective

Vendor's Show Case: PubsHub Journals & Congresses (members only - password required

Speakers: Jessica Poarch, Client Services Manager, PubsHub
Nicolle Watts, Database Manager, Pubshub

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2015

November 18


Bellevue Hospital Center

Program: Vendors' Show Case

Vendor Presentations:
   CE Direct
   Canopy Innovations
   Mango Languages
Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2015

April 24


Lenox Hill Hospital

Presentation: Epidemiology in Action (members only - password required)

Speaker: Edgar Simard PhD, MPH, Senior Clinical Data Scientist at Sum, NYC

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2014

October 24

(Joint Meeting:

NY-NJ Chapter of MLA)


Mount Sinai Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine

Presentation: Creating Collaborations: How Did They Do This?

Carla Funk, Chief Executive Officer and International Affairs Officer for the MLA
Linda Walton, President of the MLA
William Self, President of BQSIMB
Renae Barger, Executive Director of NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region

Lightning Round Abstracts

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2014

April 17

(Joint Meeting:



Wintrop University Hospital


Presentation: Podcast about Podcasts: a virtual medical conference that bridges the gap between journal and bedside

Speaker: Sheryl Ramer, MLS, Elmhurst Hospital Center

Presentation: Getting More Value from the Value Study: Using Evidence to Communicate Your Worth Elmhurst Hospital Center

Speaker: Julia Sollenberger, MLIS, AHIP, FMLA, University of Rochester Medical Center

Vendor's Show Case: Introduction to BrowZine for Librarians

Speaker: Ted Tyson, Senior Account Executive, BrowZine

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2013

November 12




METRO Update

Speaker: Helen-Ann B. Epstein, Chair, Hospital Libraries Section

RML Update

Speaker: Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator, NNLM/MAR

Hospital Libraries Section MLA Update: VALUES2 Initiative

Speaker: Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator, NNLM/MAR

Presentation: Health Literacy: Training the Trainers

Speaker: Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator, NNLM/MAR


November 13


MSKCC Evelyn K. Lauder Breast and Imaging Center

Vendor's Show Case: SWETS

Speaker: Ann Gardner, Regional Sales Manager

Keynote Address

Speaker: Cynthia Wade, Filmmaker

Presentation: The MSKCC Patient Education Office

Speaker: Chasity Burrows Walters, PhD RN, Director of Patient & Caregiver Education

Presentation: The Evelyn K. Lauder Breast Center

Speaker: Lisa Lieberman, MSKCC

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2013

April 12


Lenox Hill Hospital


Part 1: When ‘Old’ Medicine Meets ‘New’ Technology

Speaker: Robert E. Graham, MD, MPH, FACP, Associate Program Director, Director of Research, Dept. of Medicine, North Shore-LIJ/Lenox Hill Hospital

Part 2: Chinese Medicine – Ancient Art and Modern Science

Speaker: Belinda Anderson, PhD, LAc, Academic Dean and Research Director, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine; Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Ear acupuncture for relaxation and rejuvenation

Speaker: Cynthia Neipris, LAc, Director of Outreach, Career/Alumni Services and Community Education Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

Vendor's Show Case: Natural Standard

Speaker: Leslie Rosa, Member Services Representative, Natural Standard

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2012

November 16


Lutheran Medical Center

Program: Making the Most of Medical Apps (members only - password required)

Instructor: Sarah Jewell, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Vendor's Show Case: Clinical Key (Elsevier)

Speaker: Jim Palmerin, Member Regional Account Manager, Medical Solution Sales

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2012

April 20


Staten Island University Hospital

Vendor's Show Case: Visual Dx

Speaker: Lisa A. Ryan, Clinical Account Director, Logical Images

Program (MLA Course): EBM and Medical Librarians (members only - password required)

Instructor: Connie Schardt, Duke University Medical Center

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2011

November 14


Peninsula Public Library

Presentation: “E-books and Kindles, and Blogs, Oh My!” - New Media and the Delivery of Health Sciences Information

Speaker: Meg White, Executive Director of Technology Services, Rittenhouse Book Distributor

Vendor's Show Case: Ovid Premier Collection

Speaker: Brian Herlihy, Regional Manager, Wolters Kluwer Health Medical Research

Panel Disussion: Mobile Technology in the Libraries

Moderator: Gregg Headrick, Director, Health Sciences Library, St.Luke’s/ Rosevelt Hospital-Roosevelt Division

Panelists: Arpita Bose, Director, New York Methodist Hospital; Irina Meyman, Director, Lutheran Medical Center

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Spring 2011

April 4


Lenox Hill Hospital

Guest Speaker: Julie Salamon, author of “Hospital: Man, Woman, Birth, Death, Infinity, Plus Red Tape, Bad Behavior, Money, God and Diversity on Steroids”

Meeting materials from archives (members only - password required)


Fall 2010

November 14

(Joint Meeting:



Queens College, Benjamin Rosenthal Library

Program (MLA Course): MINI MED SCHOOL

Instructors: Dr. Reena Karani; Dr. David C. Thomas; Dr. Audrey Chun; Dr. Helen Fernandez, Mount Sinai Medical School

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under contract No. N01-LM-6-3501 with the New York University School of Medicine


Spring 2010

April 19


Lenox Hill Hospital

Vendor's Show Case: OVID Update

Speaker: Michael MacNeill, Sr. Field Sales Manager, New York (Downstate) Wolters Kluwer Health Medical Research

Program (MLA Course): Getting Magnetized: Search and Research Strategies for Nursing Excellence (members only - password required)

Instructor: Joy Kennedy, Health Resource Library, Northwest Community Hospital


Fall 2009

October 26


Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center

Vendor's Show Case: Stat!Ref new products

Speakers: Terri Bunyatov, Field Marketing Manager, Mid-Atlantic Region; Gary Christopher, Mid-Atlantic Territory Manager, Stat!Ref

Vendor's Show Case: OVID new nursing resources

Speaker: Michael MacNeill, Sr. Field Sales Manager, New York (Downstate) Wolters Kluwer Health Medical Research

Program (MLA Course): PubMed Updates

Instructor: Arpita Bose, Outreach and Communications Coordinator, NNLM, Middle Atlantic Region


Spring 2009

April 27

(Joint Meeting:



Peninsula Public Library

Vendor's Show Case: Exam Master

Speakers: James Taylor, Senior Account Executive; Judy Cox, Client Support Director, Exam Master

Panel Disussion: Valuing Library Services (slide presentation by Carolyn Anne Reid) (members only - password required)

Moderator: Arpita Bose, Outreach and Communications Coordinator, NN/LM, Middle Atlantic Region

Panelists: Carolyn Anne Reid, The Frances and John L. Loeb Librarian of Medicine and Director Weill Cornell Medical Library; Dorothy Schwartz, Director, Health Sciences Library, New York Methodist Hospital; Laraine Tursi, Director, Harold Fink Memorial Library, Coney Island Hospital


Fall 2008

November 18



Vendor's Show Case: Cardiosource Plus

Speakers: Marylou Forgione, Associate Director; Brad Ettinger, Senior Director; Kristen Doermann, Director, American College of Cardiology

Presentation: Emergency Preparedness for Health Sciences Librarians (members only - password required)

Speaker: Michelle Volesko Brewer, Director of Library and Corporate Information Services, New Jersey Hospital Association


Spring 2008

April 29


Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Vendor's Show Case: Clin-eGuide

Speaker: Julie Clifford, Corporate Account Executive, Wolters Kluwer Health, Clinical Solutions Division

Presentation: Patient Safery Resource Seminar - Librarians on the Front Lines (CE class)

Speaker: Arpita Bose, Outreacn and Communications Coordinator, NNLM, Middle Atlantic Region


Fall 2007

October 19


Coney Island Hospital

Vendor's Show Case: New Products form EBSCO: Alternative Medicine & DynaMed

Speaker: Robin Fogel, Biomedical Regional Sales Manager, NY/NJ, EBSCO

Presentation: Making PubMed Work for You (CE class)

Speaker: Arpita Bose, Outreacn and Communications Coordinator, NNLM, Middle Atlantic Region


Spring 2007

May 4


New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Vendor's Show Case: New Products from McGraw-Hill: AccessSurgery and Emergency Medicine

Speakers: Helen Parr, Sponsoring Editor, AccessSurgery ; Meagan Cooke, Sponsoring Editor, AccessEmergency Medicine ; Deborah Mitera, Senior Sales Manager ; Matthew R. Straiges, Senior Account Manager

Presentation: Clinical Librarian and EBM: SUNY Downstate Experience

Speaker: Andrea Markinson, Director, Institute of Evidence Based Practice, Medical Research Library, SUNY Downstate Medical Center


Fall 2006

November 10



Presentation: Getting Scholarly Resources into the Hospital Environment: From Print to Digital  (CE class)

Speaker: Judith S. Cohn, Associate Vice President for Scholarly Information/University Librarian, UMDNJ University Libraries


Spring 2006

June 22


Brooklyn Hospital Center

Vendor's Show Case: Exam Master: a New Generation of Online Board Review

Speakers: Mathew J. Bader, Vice President and COO, Exam Master ; Joanne Jahr, Network Programs Coordinator, NN/LM MAR, NYAM


Fall 2005

November 30


Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center

Presentation: BHSL: 20 Years of Multi-State Networking - a Success Story

Speaker: Pat Regenberg, Manager, Health Sciences Library, Mountside Hospital, Monclair, NJ


Spring 2005

April 20


Maimonides Medical Center

Presentation: PubMed & Gateway Updates

Speaker: Peggy Falls, Outreach Programs Coordinator, NN/LM, Middle Atlantic Region, NY Academy of Medicine


Fall 2004

November 15



Vendor's Show Case: FirstConsult: a point-of care clinical reference

Speakers: Mary E. Swenson, Regional Account Manager, Elsevier, Scott Willson, Director of Sales, Elsevier


Spring 2004

April 30


Victory Memorial Hospital

Presentation: A PDA Primer for Hospital Librarians

Speaker: Nancy Glassman, System Librarian, Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Fall 2003



Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Presentation: E-Journals: Some Practical Issues

Speaker: Mark Funk, Head of Collection Development, Weill Medical College, Cornell University


Spring 2003

June 20


Long Island College Hospital

Presentation: Archival Services in the Hospital Libraries

Speaker: George Wahlert, Director, Morgan Health Sciences Library, Long Island College Hospital


Fall 2002

October 2


New York Methodist Hospital

Presentation: Designing Website - It's Easy

Speaker: Luda Dolinsky, Director, Health Sciences Library, Lutheran Medical Center


Spring 2002

June 12


Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Presentation: Organizaing & Dissemminating Electronic Resources

Speaker: Paul Wrynn, Head of Collection Development, NYU School of Medicine


Fall 2001

December 10



Presentation: Electronic Interlibrary Loans Using ARIEL

Speaker: Jeanne L. Galbraith, Assistant Director, Access Software  Services,  Health Sciences Library, SUNY Stony Brook


Spring 2001

April 23


Lutheran Medical Center

Presentation: Local Job Market, Resume Preparation, Basic Interview Tips

Speaker: Diane M Goldstein, Manager, InfoCurrent


Fall 2000

November 9


Woodhull Medical Center

Presentation: The New Docline

Speaker: Joanne Jahr, Network Programs Coordinator, Middle Atlantic Region, NN/LM


Spring 2000

April 5


The Brooklyn Hospital Center

Presentation: The New PubMed

Speaker: George Constance, Education Coordinator, Middle Atlantic Region, NN/LM


Fall 1999

November 18


Flushing Hospital Medical Center

Presentation: Developing and Managing a Library Website

Speaker: Kris Markovich, Education Coordinator, Middle Atlantic Regional Library


Spring 1999

April 30



Presentation: PubMed Basics

Speaker: Peggy Falls, Middle Atlantic Region, NN/LM


Fall 1998

September 28


North Shore University Hospital at Forest Hills

Presentation: Information Sources in Alternative and Complementary Medicine

Speakers: Leslee Zipper, Alt. HealthWatch, Softline Information; G. Rankow, Co. Convener, MLA, Complementary Medicine SIG


Spring 1998

May 4


Long Island College Hospital

Presentation: Interpersonal Communication Skills

Speaker: David Schachter, Director, Training & Support Center  for Nonprofit Managers


Fall 1997

November 12


Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Presentation: QuickDOC Workshop

Speakers: Paul Barth; Virginia Cook


Spring 1997

April 1


Catholic Medical Center / St. Anthony's  School of Applied Health and  Nursing

Presentation: Electronic Coupon Payment System, DOCLINE Enhancements

Speaker: Anna Paiettam, Network Program Coordinator,  Middle Atlantic Region, NN/LM


Spring 1996

May 16


St. John's Episcopal Hospital - South Shore

Presentation: Internet Dial Access via Direct Access for an Institution - Pros and Cons

Speaker: Kathy Kwan, Library System Analyst, SUNY Health Sciences Center of Brooklyn


Fall 1995

November 9


Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

Presentation: Online UCMP

Speaker: Lois Weinstein


Spring 1995

June 8


College of Staten Island

Presentation: Getting Your Catalog Online: if I knew then what I know now

Speaker: Lucy Dimatteo, Director, Medical Library, Saint Vincent's Medical Center of Richmond


Fall 1994

November 17


SUNY Health Sciences Center of Brooklyn

Presentation: The Internet: Unlocking the Mystery

Speaker: Denis Gaffney, Reference Librarian, SUNY HSCB


Spring 1994

June 6


Brooklyn Hospital Center

Presentation: Patient Education: a Consumer Advocates Approach

Speaker: Maryann Napoli, Associate Director/Co-founder, Center for Medical Consumers


Fall 1993

December 9


Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Presentation: Adult Learning Styles

Speaker: Maria Mendoza, RN, Director of Nursing Education, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center


Spring 1993

June 6


Coney Island Hospital

Presentation: Recent Development in CD-ROM Databases & CD-PLUS

Speaker: Amy Bauman, CD-PLUS, Inc.


Fall 1992

November 10


SUNY Downstate Health Sciences Center

Presentation: Using the Internet to Access Online Databases the World Over

Speaker: Tira Toscano, Computer Specialist,  College of Staten Island, CUNY


Spring 1992

June 1


Long Island College Hospital

Presentation: Use of the Health Science Library as an Educational Resource

Speakers: Panel from the Long Island College Hospital


Fall 1991

November 19


St. John's Episcopal Hospital, South Shore

Presentation: A Medical Librarian's Experiences in the Peoples Republic of China

Speaker: Selma Amtzis, Retired Medical Librarian, Sea View Hospital, Staten Island


Spring 1991

April 19


Vista International Hotel, WTC, New York

Presentation: 1991 MeSH Vocabulary and ELHILL System Change

Speaker: Roberta J. Bronson, Online Analyst/Technical Resource Person, Eastern Region Online Training and Information Center


Fall 1990

September 26


Catholic Medical Center, Mary Immaculate Hospital

Presentation: Moving the Medical Library

Speaker: Scott Miller, President, National Library Relocations


Spring 1990

April 30


Lutheran Medical Center

Presentation: Hospital Archives / Historical Records Programs

Speaker: Claire McCurdy, Regional Archivist, METRO


Fall 1989

November 30


Methodist Hospital

Presentation: Physician Data Query Database

Speaker: Roberta Bronson, Online Analyst, Regional Medical Library Program


Spring 1989

April 11


Methodist Hospital

Presentation: Software Program Use in Libraries

Speaker: Lucy DiMatteo


Fall 1988

December 9


LaGuardia Hospital

Presentation: Some Basics of Utilizing Computer Software

Speaker: Lucy DiMatteo


Spring 1988

June 15


Peninsula Hospital Center

Presentation: Clinical Librarianship

Speaker: Margaret Falls, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey


Fall 1987

October 28


Wyckoff Heights Hospital

Program: Open Forum: Bring Your Problems, Insights, Suggestions Concerning  DOCLINE, Online Literature Searching, etc.


Spring 1987

April 2


St. Vincent's Medical Center of Richmond

Presentation: Milestones in the History of Medicine: from Ancient Times to the Early 19th Century

Speaker: Esther Geller, MSLS


Fall 1986

October 29


Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Presentation: Quality Assurance in the Medical Library

Speakers: Ann Wormser, Director of Quality Assurance, Coney Island Hospital; Goldie Steele, Coordinating Manager, Administration, Coney Island Hospital; Carol Cave-Davis, Assistant Director, Medical Library, Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center


Spring 1986

May 9


Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center

Presentation: Time Management in the Small Library

Speaker: Andrew Berner, Assistant Director, University Club Library


Fall 1985

October 31


Downstate Medical Center

Presentation: BRS Information Technologies Databases and Accessing

Speaker: Carole Baker, Senior Marketing Representative, BRS


Spring 1985

April 25


Sea View Hospital and Home

Presentation: Services at Queensborough Public Library

Speaker: Ellen LaBretto


Fall 1984

November 28


Medical Society of the State of New York

Presentation: Xerox Memory Typewriter


Spring 1984

May 17


Downstate Medical Center

Presentation: Brodart Book Repair Demonstration

Speaker: Bill Decker


Fall 1983

October 25


Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Program: What the Librarian Always Wanted to Know but Was Afraid to Ask

Open Forum among Members


Spring 1983

May 11


Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center

Presentation: Computer - Micro's and Mini's

Speaker: Harold Engelsohn, Tehcntatype Computer System, Inc.


Fall 1982

October 25


Jamaica Hospital

Presentation: Library Security Systems

Speakers: Representatives, Checkpoint; KNOGO; 3M


Spring 1982

May 26


Downstate Medical Center

Presentation: New Technologies at Downstate: Video Discs, OCLC Systems


Fall 1981

December 2


Lutheran Medical Center

Presentation: Cooperative Purchasing of Medical Journals

Speaker: Barbara B. Goldberg, Library Director, V.A. Medical Center of Brooklyn


Spring 1981

June 24


Brooklyn Veterans Administration Hospital

Presentation: Workshop on Data Base Services Available at the New York State Library

Speakers: Ruth Clayman & Tom Flynn, NY State  Library


Fall 1980

September 17


Read-More Publications, Inc.


Spring 1980

May 7


US Public Health Services Hospital

Presentation: OCLC

Speakers: Marie McManus, U.S.P.S.H. ; Selma Amtzis, Sea View Hospital & Home


Fall 1979

November 7


Academy of Medicine of Queens

Presentation: Needs Assessment

Speaker: Doris Doran, Program Officer, Extramural Programs, NLM


Spring 1979

May 2


Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center

Presentation: UCMP

Speaker: Lewis Hardee, Associate Editor of UCMP


Winter 1979

January 24


New York Academy of Medicine

Presentation: What are Online Data Bases?

Speaker: Ellen Nagle, Columbia University Health Sciences Library


Fall 1978

September 27


Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

Presentation: How to Maintain an Updated Union List of Serials for BQSI

Speaker: Jean Miller, Director of Medical Library Center of NY


Spring 1978

April 5


Medical Society of the County of Queens

Program: Whither BQSI? General Discussion. Any Problems, Suggestions, and/or Ideas to be Discussed


Fall 1977

November 3


Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

Presentation: Reference Services

Speaker: Dr. Charles L. King, Head, Reference Department, Medical Research Library of Brooklyn, Adjunct Professor, Graduate School of Library & Information Science, Pratt Institute


Spring 1977

April 27


Medical Research Library of Brooklyn

Presentation: Materials Selections

Speaker: Alfred N. Brandon, Librarian, New York Academy of Medicine and Director, New York & New Jersey Regional Medical Library


Spring 1976

May 11


Brookdale Medical Center

Group Discussion of Problems in Planning a Consortium; Work Session on Practical Problems Faced Once a Consortium Has Been Established; Evaluation of the Program; Where Do We Go from Here?


Winter 1976

February 19


City Hospital Center at Elmhurst

Presentation: Preservation, Storage and Acquisition of Medical Journals

Speaker: Irving Jacobson, Boley Subscription Agency


Fall 1975

November 3


Downstate Medical Center, Medical Research Library of Brooklyn 

Presentation: Services Available to Health Sciences Libraries at the Medical Research Medical Library of Brooklyn, and at the Library within the NYRG/MLA Center of New York

Speakers: Kenneth Moody; Vernon Bruette; Jean Miller


Spring 1975

April 16


Catholic Medical Center 

Organizational Meeting


Fall 1968

September 17


Long Island College Hospital

General Discussions and Election of Officers


Spring 1968

May 28



City Hospital Center at Elmhurst

Organizational Meeting and Dinner

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