[mla-nynj] METRO's CHI SIG: Meeting Reminder

Willcox, Sallie sallie.willcox at med.nyu.edu
Fri Oct 17 20:09:44 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.


October is Health Literacy Month
(http://www.metro.org/collaborate/index.php/HealthLiteracy), and in
observance we'll conclude the meeting with a roundtable discussion of
your experiences in supporting health literacy at your institutions.    


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



Subscribe to the SIG mailing list!:


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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