Distinguished Member (10+ years): Margaret Henderson, Eric Schnell
Early Riser: Kimberley Barker, Elizabeth Laera
Exhibits correspondent: Virginia Pannabecker, Andrea Kepsel, Carrie Price
First Timer: Alonzo LaMont, Amanda Horsman, Katrina Lawrence
International Congress on Medical Librarianship (ICML) blogger: Fiona Russell, Aislinn Conway
International Conference of Animal Health Information Specialists (ICAHIS) blogger: Kate Flewelling
International Clinical Librarian Conference (ICIS) blogger: Catherine Voutier, Andrea Szwajcer
Library Student: Jennifer Moyer, Gail Betz, Kim P. Millican
Lifelong learner: Sandra Chambers, Tricia Reusing
National Library of Medicine blogger: Melissa Spangenberg, Todd Puccio
Plenary Sessions: Amanda McNeil, Sally Gore
Poster Sessions: Rachel Walden, Andy Hickner, Karen Gutzman
Section blogger: Sarah Reinbold and Keith Engwall (EMTS), Beth Whipple (International Cooperation Section), Helen-Ann Brown Epstein (Hospital), Genevieve Gore (PH/HA), Bette Sydelko (Leadership), Kelly Thormodson (Public Service)
SIG blogger: Natalie Clairoux (Molecular Biology)
Social Butterfly: A’Llyn Ettien
eConference: Shalu Gillum
Unofficial MLA Insider: Michelle Kraft
Restaurant blogger: Cara Marcus
Latest in Library Instruction blogger: Rachel Harrison
Participate in the 2013 Annual Meeting by sharing updates from the meeting with your colleagues: sign up to be an official Blog Correspondent. See the list of topics below or suggest your own category. All correspondents who complete at least 3 postings will receive 3 AHIP points for their participation. Applications will be accepted January 2nd through February 15th via SurveyMonkey. Contact Kate Flewelling (flewkate at pitt.edu) if you have questions.
Guidelines for Bloggers:
All blog entries will be posted on the One Health conference blog. Cross posting is acceptable, but content must appear here first.
All correspondents will be assigned a unique user name and password for the blog.
Blog entries should be about 250 – 500 words in length.
Posts must be labeled with the day the event occurred using Tags and Categories. Use other tags & categories as you see fit.
All blog correspondents who contribute at least 3 postings will receive 3 AHIP credits for their participation.
Free wireless is available throughout the conference center.
Blog Correspondent Categories
Distinguished Member (10+ years): 3 posts from perspective of a long time librarian/information specialist. What has changed? What has stayed the same? What are you excited/disappointed/curious about?
Early Riser: 3 posts about events that take place prior to 9am, such as the YBP Health Walk & a Sunrise Seminar
Exhibits correspondent: 3 posts on things of interest in the exhibit hall
First Timer: 3 posts from perspective a new member/first time conference attendee
International Congress on Medical Librarianship (ICML) blogger: 3 posts from an ICML attendee or on ICML sessions
International Conference of Animal Health Information Specialists (ICAHIS) blogger: 3 posts from an ICAHIS attendee or on ICAHIS sessions
International Clinical Librarian Conference (ICIS) blogger: 3 posts from an ICIS attendee or on ICIS sessions
Library Student: 3 posts from perspective of a library science student
Lifelong learner: 3 posts about what you’re learning, 1 post must be a description of a CE course you took while at the conference
National Library of Medicine blogger: 3 posts on NLM activities (NLM update, Online Users’ Meeting, booth presentations)
Plenary Sessions: 4 posts on Plenary Sessions (must attend and post on Wednesday plenary)
Poster Sessions: 3 posts on poster sessions
Section blogger: 3 posts on section activities. Posts on section sponsored programs, papers/projects by section members, business meetings, incoming/outgoing officers, etc. Membership in Section is preferred. List of MLA Sections
SIG blogger: 3 posts on special interest group activities. List of MLA Special Interest Groups
Social Butterfly: 3 posts, include Bearded Pigs, receptions and social events.
Your idea here: 3 posts from a perspective of your own design