SLA Biomedical and Life Sciences Division

Volunteer for Service

Active Members are the backbone of our Division's leadership, services and programs.
DBIO extends an invitation to all our members and student members to get more involved especially since you'll get a sense of satisfaction, accomplishment and fulfillment with:

  • Serving as leader of your peers
  • Sharing your knowledge and expertise
  • Building new alliances and partnerships
  • Practicing skills outside your current job responsibilities

Please take a moment and review the goals and work of each committee/ liaison by clicking the respective link on the form below.

DBIO committee appointments start at the beginning of the calendar year and are 2-year terms with optional renewal for a total of 4 years maximum. To stagger, some members can be appointed for 1-year terms. Liaisons are 3-year terms and are not renewable.

First Name :
Last Name:
   State:   Postal Code:
Work Phone:
Home Phone:
Are you currently a student member of SLA?
Yes    No
Are you currently a member of DBIO?
Yes    No
Are you currently a member of the Medical Section?
Yes    No
Have you ever served on a Division committee?
Yes    No
If "yes," then list the committees and include date of service:
Are you willing to Chair a DBIO Committee?
Yes    No
Are you willing to serve as Committee Member?
Yes    No
Are you willing to serve as Liaison?
Yes    No

Please rank the following committees in the order that you wish to serve. Select "1" next to your first choice, "2" next to your second choice, and "3" next to your third choice.

Awards Committee Career Guidance & Employment Committee
Contributed Papers Committee Contributed Posters Committee
Fund Development Committee Membership Committee
Nominations & Elections Committee Professional Development Committee
Program Committee (Current Year) Program Committee (Next Annual Meeting)
VACANT Home Page Committee
Publications Committee Student Relations Committee
Vendor Relations Committee Liaison to The Medical Library Association (MLA)
Liaison to The International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC) Liaison to The American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS)

For further information on committee appointments, please contact the respective Committee Chair / Liaison. Thank you for your participation.

Rev. October 2012