The Janet Doe Lectureship offers individuals the recognition and opportunity to present a lecture at the Medical Library Association annual meeting. Those individuals chosen offer a unique perspective on the history of philosophy of medical librarianship. Consider nominating yourself, or a colleague, for this award!
Nominees should be active members of the profession, with a sufficient number of years, to provide a broad perspective of medical librarianship. Additionally, nominees should be regular members who have made a substantial contribution to its work in one of more of the following: leadership; contribution to medical librarianship as a profession; development of or sustained work within a particular area within the association; dedicated service to medicine and the allied health sciences; contributions to research or scholarship; effectiveness in administration/management; contributions to technology application and library practice; and/or effectiveness in teaching and training.
The deadline for nominations and supporting documentation is November 1, 2016. Further information and forms can be found on the MLA website.