[mla-nynj] METRO CHI-SIG Meeting, Oct. 29

Rhonda J. Allard rha2002 at med.cornell.edu
Thu Oct 2 12:44:50 UTC 2008

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The next quarterly meeting of METRO's Consumer Health Information Special Interest Group (CHI SIG) is coming up!

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2008, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Where: William Hallock Park Memorial Public Health Library [HIV/AIDS Resource Library]
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
455 First Avenue, Room 1200, New York, NY 10016
tel. (212) 447-2981.
Directions: http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/library/lib1.shtml

Topic:  NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Public Health Librarian, Gloria Willson, hosts the meeting in the William Hallock Park Memorial Public Health Library. Overseen by the Bureau of Public Health Training, the library serves staff, students and the public. We will have a tour of the library, hear an overview of its services, and learn about its history.

Remember, October is Health Literacy Month (http://www.metro.org/collaborate/index.php/HealthLiteracy) ! Do you have a story to share about how your library supports health literacy? We'll conclude the meeting with a roundtable discussion of your experiences.

Meeting times, locations and other information is always posted on the CHI SIG wiki:

Subscribe to the SIG mailing list!:  http://www.metro.org/collaborate/index.php/CHI_About_Us

Questions?  Please contact one of the co-conveners:

Sallie Willcox
Patient & Family Resource Center
NYU Langone Medical Center--an NYU Health Sciences Library--
HCC-1, rm. 103
530 1st Ave.
New York, NY 10016
sallie.willcox at nyumc.org

Rhonda Allard
Myra Mahon Patient Resource Center
Weill Cornell Medical College
1305 York Avenue, 2nd Floor
(at East 70th Street)
New York, NY 10021
Phone: (646) 962-5721
 rha2002 at med.cornell.edu

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