Upcoming Journal Club

The OVHLA will be hosting another Journal Club (in person and via teleconference), at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technology in Health (CADTH) on October 6th from noon – 1:00pm.   We will be discussing a few articles with similar themes around the impact of medical libraries and librarians on patient care.

If you plan to attend in person, please RSVP Cait Ford or Jennifer Skuce by Friday October 2nd

CADTH’s address is 600-865 Carling Avenue.  Please go to the 6th floor reception and ask for Jennifer Skuce.

 If dialing in, the access number is 1-866-991-8797, participant PIN number is 1862769#

The articles under discussion are:

Farrell A, Mason J. Evaluating the Impact of Literature Searching Services on Patient Care Through the Use of a Quick-Assessment Tool. JCHLA. 2014;35(5). Available from: http://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/jchla/article/view/23476/17701

Marshall JG. The value of library and information services in patient care: results of a multisite study. J Med Libr Assoc. 2013 Jan; 101(1): 38–46. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3543128/pdf/mlab-101-01-38.pdf

Marshall JG. Linking research to practice: the rise of evidence-based health sciences librarianship. J Med Libr Assoc. 2014 Jan;102(1):14-21. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3878930/pdf/mlab-102-01-14.pdf

We hope you can join us!