2024 NNLM Showcase Symposium Program Schedule

Wednesday, January 24, 2024

How to Apply for NNLM Funding

Margot Malachowski, NNLM R7 Education and Outreach Coordinator

1:00 - 2:00 PM ET

Building Community Partnerships and Trust to Support Awareness and Screening for Breast and Cervical Cancer

Sofia Perno, Director of Wellness and Health EquityDirector of Wellness and Health Equity, YMCA Central Massachusetts

2:15 - 3:15 PM ET

2023 LGBTQ+ Health Education and Advocacy Summit

Chase Glenn, Executive Director, Alliance for Full Acceptance

3:30 - 4:30 PM ET

Lightning Talks: Health Connect of South Dakota, Moby Bookmobile at Arapaho Indian Health Services, Mullerian Anomalies

Fran Rice, Executive Director, Health Connect
Robin Levin, Community Librarian, Fort Washakie School
Alyssa Grimshaw, Clinical Research and Education Librarian, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
Miranda Margetts, Assistant Research Professor, Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity, Montana State University

4:45 - 5:45 PM ET

Day 2: Thursday, January 25, 2024

One Step at a Time: Designing Effective Evaluation Plans

Verónica Hoyo, NEC Executive Director
Keith Herzog, NEC Associate Director

01:00 - 02:00 PM ET

Telehealth Services and Social Innovation through Public Libraries

Alta Porterfield, Statewide Social Innovator, Delaware Division of Libraries

2:15 - 3:15 PM ET

One in a Million: Health Outreach and Programming with the All of Us Research Program & Public Libraries

Lori Stearns, Engagement Director, All of Us Pennsylvania
Michael Balkenhol, Engagement Coordinator, NNLM All of Us Program Center (NAPC)

Michelle Lesniak Library Director South Butler Community Library

3:30 - 4:30 PM ET

Collection Equity Awards in Public Libraries

Maryanne E. Hirning, Director of the Clatskanie Library District (OR)
Barbara Bruxvoort, San Bruno Public Library (CA)
Haley Lagasse, Director of Library Services, North Bend Public Library (OR)

4:45 - 5:45 PM ET

Day 3: Friday, January 26, 2024

Digging in with Data: Experiences from a Paid Summer Internship for BIPOC LIS Students

Robert Rosas, MLIS - Access and Student Services Law Librarian, UC Irvine Law Library
Katya Mueller - Student Researcher, Syracuse University
Khiana Harris, MLIS -African-American Studies student, University of Kansas
Aundria Parkman, MLIS - Library Technician, Tulane Matas Library of the Health Sciences
Rachel Priesman Márquez - MSLS student, UNC Chapel Hill

01:00 - 02:00 PM ET

NNLM Region 6 Projects - Multilingual Health Information Resources

Jeff Klinger, President & CEO of Central Ohio Hospital Council
Lillian McDonald, Senior Managing Director ot Twin Cities PBS

2:15 - 3:15 PM ET

NNLM Region 3 - Developing a Patient Education Module for VA Patients to Promote the Whole Health Approach

Dorothy Sanders-Thompson, DNP, M.S.-HS, R.N., CCRN-K., Veteran Health Education Coordinator, VA North Texas Health Care System, Whole Health Network-Wide Education Faculty
John McKenzie, Executive Director, Division of Academic Innovation, The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
Katie Leath, Director, UAMS Center for Health Literacy

3:30 - 4:30 PM ET

Closing Announcements

Martha Meacham, NNLM Project Director, Office of Engagement and Training, National Library of Medicine

4:30 - 4:45 PM ET