The Medical Section of the SLA Biomedical and Life Sciences Division


Next Conference

Medical Section Program and Business Meeting Ticket # 785 Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Sponsored by JAMA & Archives Journals
Speaker: Dr. James Brinkley of the Structural Informatics Group at the University of Washington about the need for managing and sharing the raw laboaratory data that forms the basis for journal articles as well as technical and sociological barriers to doing so. Dr. Brinkley will illustrate these problems and solutions with his own work on integrating distributed data about the human brain.

Current Conference

Medical Section Program and Business Meeting: First, Do No Harm - Information, Teamwork and Patient Safety
Speaker: Michael Leonard, MD, Kaiser Permanente

Past Conferences

Medical Section Program and Business Meeting: Basic Sciences Digital Library: A Task Centered Resource For The Basic Biomedical Sciences Researcher. Speaker: Brian Brown, Communications Librarian, Welch Medical Library at The Johns Hopkins University.

Medical Section Reception and Business Meeting: Online information resources for evidence-based clinical care: their evolution and the special role of librarians in their development and dissemination. Speaker: Brian Haynes, MD, PhD, Prof. & Chair, Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics & Med., McMaster University. Download PowerPoint presentation.

Rev. March 2008