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Friday, October 26th
11:18 AM

Remote Reference Clinics: Supporting a New Assistant Program in Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) Courses

Rebecca Roth, Florida International University
Francisco J. Fajardo, Florida International University

11:18 AM - 11:33 AM

Traditional library services have become increasingly portable, especially when academic programs are moved away from the main campus to a satellite site. Essentially, “bringing the library to them” approach becomes an efficient solution in place of making patrons come to the library. At Florida International University’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU HWCOM), a new Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program presented such a challenge to the school’s librarians when it came time to provide regular library instruction for Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) courses, and assisting with a related capstone project.

11:54 AM

Speeding Ahead: Assessing Trends in Distance Librarian Services for Advanced Practice Nursing Programs

Gregg A. Stevens, Stony Brook University
Elizabeth G. Hinton, University of Mississippi Medical Center
Roy E. Brown, Virginia Commonwealth University

Spring Lake

11:54 AM - 12:09 PM

With the increasing popularity of distance education among universities and busy students, many Advanced Practice Nursing (APN) programs have shifted to become either online or hybrid programs. To meet the research and instruction needs of these students, some nursing librarians are using technology for virtual research and instruction. This study was designed to assess the extent to which nursing librarians in North America are providing virtual research and instruction services for APN students.

4:06 PM

Assessing Our Judgement: Comparing Librarian and Allied Health Professionals’ Evaluation of Relevance of Search Results

Jane Morgan-Daniel, University of Florida Health Science Center
Nancy Schaefer, University of Florida Health Science Center

Spring Lake

4:06 PM - 4:21 PM

Objectives: Information needs, literature searching, librarian’s and requestor’s perceptions

4:24 PM

Big Idea for a Big Challenge: Influencing Reproducibility on an Institutional Scale

Melissa L. Rethlefsen, University of Florida
Tisha Mentnech, University of Utah
Donna Baluchi, University of Utah
Heidi Greenberg, University of Utah
Melanie Lackey, University of Utah

Spring Lake

4:24 PM - 4:39 PM

To describe and evaluate the use of a library-sponsored national conference to influence institutional culture around reproducibility through awareness building.