Synopsis: On behalf of the Continuing Education Committee of the Health Library Sciences Association of New Jersey, you are cordially invited to attend this special presentation and networking event.
Start Time: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 5:30 PM
End Time: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 8:00 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Campus: Off Campus
Room: Stage House Taven
City, State, Country: Somerset, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Sponsor: Rutgers University Libraries
Category: Special Event
Contact Name: Mina Ghajar
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (973) 972-1874
Additional Information: When: Tuesday, December 3, 2019, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. Location: Stage House Tavern, Somerset, NJ Guest Speaker: Judith Cohn Rutgers University, Assistant Vice President for Information Services and Director of Health Sciences Libraries Presentation: Trends in Health Sciences Librarianship Judy Cohn is assistant vice president for information services and director of Health Sciences Libraries at Rutgers. She has served in this capacity since 2015. Prior to joining Rutgers University, Judy was associate vice president for scholarly information & university librarian at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Cohn served as president of the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) in 2018-2019. In past service to AAHSL, she was chair of the Future Leadership Committee, and served as a mentor in the AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program, in both 2010 and 2016. In addition, she previously served two terms as chair of the Executive Committee of VALE-NJ, Virtual Academic Library Environment of New Jersey, the statewide consortium of New Jersey’s 53 academic libraries. In 2018, Judy received the VALE/NJEdge Distinguished Service Award for Libraries and is a former recipient of the New Jersey Library Association College and University Section/ACRL-NJ Distinguished Service Award. She was HSLANJ Librarian of the Year in 2004 and is a former HSLANJ President. Agenda: 5:30 – 6:00: Networking and Cash Bar 6:00 – 7:00: Dinner 7:00 – 8:00: “Trends in Health Sciences Librarianship” For more information or to register, please visit the HSLANJ website. Registration closes on Friday, November 22.