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February 2019 Leading Edge Workshop

The next Leading Edge workshop on Consumer Health Information will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at the University of Alberta, ECHA-L1-220 (Basement) from 5:30 -7:00 pm. Please see the events page for more details and updates, or to register for the event.

GELA & NAHLA Resume Workshop – March 6, 2019

The Greater Edmonton Library Association (GELA) in partnership with the Northern Alberta Health Libraries Association (NAHLA) will be offering a Resume Workshop. GELA and NAHLA wish to assist local students, new graduates, and professionals looking to improve their resumes. The event is open to GELA and NAHLA members. Memberships can be obtained at the event
Where: EPL Strathcona Branch event room
Date: March 6, 2019
Time: 6:00pm
For more information and to register, please visit GELA website.

Continuing Education Award

Don’t miss out on your chance to receive $200 towards your continuing education from NAHLA.
The funds can be put towards any type of continuing education activity that will enhance your skills as a health information professional (e.g., webinar, workshop, conference, etc.).
DEADLINE is March 1, 2019. Details on how to submit your application are on the Continuing Education Award page.

Recent News


  • Leading Edge Workshop titled Putting the “Evidence” in “Evidence-Based Medicine”: The Role of LIS Professionals in Health Care was held on November 08, 2018
  • The 2018 Holiday Celebration Lunch happened on December 07, 2018 in Old Spaghetti Factory (Downtown).



    • Instructions on how to use our new list-serv are here.

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