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The Drug Store of the Future by Friedrich Graetz, 1913

History of the Health Sciences Section Activities

HHS Sessions at the 2005 MLA Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX

HHS Business Meeting at the 2005 MLA Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX

Futuro Magnífico
History of the Health Sciences
Overcoming Challenges: Magnificent Medical Contributions - Papers
Monday, May 16, 2005 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm

AbstractsA Biographic Look at Early Women Pharmacists Highly Qualified; Never AppointedTales of a Reservation Nurse: The Heroic Life of Edith LeRoy Richardson


Paper Title

Michael Flannery

University of Alabama, Birmingham


Marilyn H. Steinberg, Head, Reference and Instruction Services

Patricia McNary Electronic Services Librarian

Sheppard Library, MA College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Boston, MA

Lucretia McClure

Countway Library of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Valeri Craigle, Digital Services Librarian

Joan M. Stoddart, Deputy Director

Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library
Salt Lake City, UT

Futuro Magnífico
History of the Health Sciences
Overcoming Challenges: Magnificent Medical Contributions - Posters
Monday, May 16, 2005 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Dr. Ruth Janetta Temple: A Community Health Hero for Los AngelesColorful Medicine: Breaking Barriers, Stereotypes, and Making Strides From Self Doubt to Surgeon: Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D


Poster Title

Andrea Y. Griffith, Reference Librarian

Carlene Drake, Associate Director

Marilyn Crane, AHIP, Interim Chair, Department of Archives and Special Collections

Del E. Webb Memorial Library
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA

Tomeka Oubichon, Public Services Librarian, Administration on Aging Library, AOA, Washington, DC

Shannon Jones, Outreach Librarian, Education Services, Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences, Richmond, VA

Cassandra Allen, Outreach Librarian, OFC Outreach & Special Populations, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD

Ophelia T. Morey

University at Buffalo Health Sciences Library
Buffalo, NY

Futuro Magnífico
Federal Libraries Section;
Collection Development Section; History of the Health Sciences
Digitization, Preservation, and Authentication of Resources
Wednesday, May 18, 2005 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

GPO Strategic Vision and What it Will Mean for Public Access to Government InformationBecause You Can't Trust a Publisher with Their Archive Treasures from the Subbasement: Unlocking a Library's Diverse Collections


Poster Title

Judith C. Russell, Superintendent of Documents

Tony McSean, Director of Library Relations, Library Relations
Oxford, United Kingdom

Todd Allen Lane, Medical Historical Library

Daniel Dollar, Digital Resources Librarian, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library,

Yale University
New Haven, CT

Futuro Magnífico
Chiropractic Libraries Section
History of the Health Sciences; Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section; Complementary and Alternative Medicine SIG
Medical Diversity: Thinking Out of the Box
Monday, May 16, 2005 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Choices, Challenges, and Leaps of Faith: African-Americans in ChiropracticBridging Borders: Curanderismo- Latino Folk Medicine in the Hospital
The Emergence of Integrative Medicine on the Health Sciences Campus: Challenges and Opportunities for LibrariansIs Energy Healing Effective? A Systematic Review


Poster Title

Glenda Wiese, MA, PhD, Special Collections Librarian and Archivist
Palmer College of Chiropractic
David D. Palmer Health Sciences Library
Davenport, IA

Barbara R. Campbell, Health Sciences Librarian, Reference
University of Texas at El Paso

David J. Owen, Education Coordinator & Senior Information Consultant
Kalmanovitz Library, University of California
San Francisco, CA

Barbara J. Nail-Chiwetalu, Health Librarian
Theodore R. McKeldin Library,
University of Maryland, College Park

History of the Health Sciences Business Meeting



Tuesday, 17 May

7am - 9am