MLA’s Garfield Research Fellowship

2019 Garfield Research Fellowship The Medical Library Association announces the 2019 Garfield Research Fellowship, a $5,000 award supporting research in the history of information science in the medical or health sciences. The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the history of information science. The fellowship, established in 2013, is intended to stimulate …read more

Call for Nominations

The Thomson Reuters/Frank Bradway Rogers Information Advancement Award is sponsored by Thomson Reuters. Originally sponsored by the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI), the award was presented for the first time in 1983 to Frank Bradway Rogers, MD, for whom it was subsequently renamed. The award is presented annually by the Medical Library Association (MLA) in …read more

Take the MLA Public Policy Engagement & Toolkit survey

Take the MLA Public Policy Engagement & Toolkit survey An online public policy toolkit is being developed as part of an MLA Rising Stars project in collaboration with members of the Governmental Relations Committee and the Joint MLA/AAHSL Legislative Task Force.  The purpose of the toolkit is to provide a roadmap for MLA and AAHSL …read more

Medical Informatics Section/MLA Career Development Grant

Looking for support for a career development activity?   Consider applying for the Medical Informatics Section/MLA Career Development Grant! The Medical Informatics Section/MLA Career Development Grant provides one individual up to $1500 to support a career development activity that will contribute to advancement in the field of medical informatics. Application deadline is December 1, 2013. The …read more

Chair’s Chat

Welcome to the first Chair’s Chat! This first communication will be relatively brief, but my intention is to post on a regular basis. As the holidays are quickly approaching, I’m sure everyone is busy between work and home responsibilities! Here’s a quick update on some of what’s been going on since Ithaca: Warren Hawkes has graciously …read more