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Sunday, July 15
 

11:00am CDT

PubMed for Experts

Designed as an advanced class for experienced MEDLINE searchers, this hands-on session will highlight advanced PubMed techniques that can be used to conduct comprehensive searches. Attendees are encouraged to share difficult search experiences (both past and present) to discuss with the class.  Participants are eligible for two MLA continuing education credits.  

Please bring your own computing device; Internet access WILL be provided but laptops/iPads will NOT.

SPEAKING: 
Holly Ann Burt, National Library of Medicine 

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/PubMedforExpertsHABurt.pdf

 


Sunday July 15, 2012 11:00am - 12:30pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Boulevard Room BC

1:00pm CDT

Using the TOXNET Toxicology Data Network

This session is designed to convey the basics of searching the NLM's TOXNET®, a Web-based system of databases in the areas of toxicology, environmental health, and related fields.  Participants are eligible for two MLA continuing education credits.  

Please bring your own computing device; Internet access WILL be provided but laptops/iPads will NOT.

SPEAKING: 
Holly Ann Burt, National Library of Medicine

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/UsingTOXNETToxDataNetHABurt.pdf

 


Sunday July 15, 2012 1:00pm - 2:30pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Boulevard Room BC
 
Monday, July 16
 

8:00am CDT

DPHT Networking Breakfast

Network with your colleagues from the Division of Pharmaceutical Health and Technology.


Monday July 16, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room S402B

10:00am CDT

Collaborative Insights

A collaborative session co-developed by the CI, KM, BF and Pharma divisions.  As competitive intelligence and information management evolve, collaboration can lead to better results.  Speakers will address how to develop insights through collaboration from different perspectives.

MODERATING:
Ellen Naylor, Business Intelligence Source

SPEAKING:
Amy Affelt, Compass Lexecon; Arik Johnson, Aurora WDC; Mary Talley, Talley Partners


Monday July 16, 2012 10:00am - 11:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E353A

12:00pm CDT

Pharma Chatter: Capturing and Managing Non-traditional Information for Competitive Advantage

Learn about the unique nature of competitive intelligence in the pharmaceuticals industry and hear how info pros are using it to improve their organizations' competitive advantage. Learn how insights from a variety of sources can help you to deliver value to your organization.

MODERATING: 
Craig McHenry, Pfizer Inc.

SPEAKING: 
Lisa Orgren, Septagon Research Group; Heather Bjella, Esq., Aurora WDC; Jordan Frank, Traction Software


Monday July 16, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E264

4:00pm CDT

DPHT Business Meeting and Snack

Business meeting and snack for the Division of Pharmaceutical and Health Technology.


Monday July 16, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E263
 
Tuesday, July 17
 

8:00am CDT

From Info Pro to Info Hero: 5 Easy Ways to Turn Information into Insight

It's no longer enough to efficiently and cost-effectively find the best information. Now we also have to add value to our research products, and develop the services that out clients can't find elsewhere and can't imagine living without. In this fast-paced session, Mary Ellen Bates provides at least five simple techniques for providing more insight and value in what you send your clients.

MODERATING:
Patrick Clapp

SPEAKING:
Mary Ellen Bates, Bates Information Services Inc.


Tuesday July 17, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E350

10:00am CDT

Knowledge Management across the Health Care Spectrum

The 2012 DBIO Medical Section program will take a look at the KM world within the health care spectrum.  During the panel discussion, we'll take a look at what knowledgement management means within this field, hear how one medical librarian is playing a role in knowledge management at her organization, and learn how we can advocate for ourselves to take on knowledge management responsibilities.  There will be plenty of time for audience questions and discussion.  While this panel will focus on various roles in the health sciences, anyone interested in learning more about KM and getting involved in this new role is welcome to attend!

MODERATING:

Amy Donahue, Aurora Health Care

SPEAKING:
Barbara Jones, National Network of Libraries of Medicine; Carrie Papa-Schold, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare; Lorri Zipperer, Zipperer Project Management

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS: 
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/KMacrossHealthCareBJones.pdf

 


Tuesday July 17, 2012 10:00am - 11:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E264

4:00pm CDT

Evidence-based Healthcare and the Cochrane Collaboration

The non-profit Cochrane Collaboration works to help health care providers make well-informed decisions about care based on the best available evidence. The group creates, updates, and promotes the accessibility of Cochrane Reviews – internationally recognized as the benchmark for evidence-based clinical review.

This session will provide insight into Cochrane’s purpose, scope, goals, and processes as the global focus on evidence-based medicine and comparative effectiveness research intensifies, while also providing a "behind the scenes" look at the role of information professionals in the creation of these reviews.

SPEAKING:
Roberta Scherer, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Claire Twose, Johns Hopkins University

PRESENTATION HANDOUTS:
http://www.sla.org/pdfs/sla2012/EvidenceHealthcareCochrCollabo.pdf


Tuesday July 17, 2012 4:00pm - 5:30pm CDT
Convention Center, Room E261

7:00pm CDT

Joint DPHT and Legal Division Networking Mixer

What's better than an event designed to help you build your network within your SLA division?  One that helps you build it within two! The Pharmaceutical & Health Technology Division and the Legal Division invite our members to interact with colleagues, discuss the latest industry trends, meet new friends, and explore the increasing overlap between our divisions. 

 


Tuesday July 17, 2012 7:00pm - 9:00pm CDT
Hilton Chicago, Williford Room A
 
Wednesday, July 18
 

8:00am CDT

DPHT Outgoing Board Meeting

Outgoing Board Meeting for the Division of Pharmaceutical and Health Technology.

SPEAKING: 
Sid McNab


Wednesday July 18, 2012 8:00am - 9:30am CDT
Convention Center, Room E263