Year 2021: Virtual Meeting

Spring State Conference Annual Meeting

















Year 2019: The James Madison Inn and Conference Center, Madison, GA

Miriam Libbey Lecture: Notes on Data + Information Design
Holly Goodson Rubio, MS, Director of Institutional Research, Augusta University

Panel Presentations and Discussion: Using Data to Demonstrate Impact

Presentation: Beyond the List: Refining Your PubMed Searches with Interactive Visualizations
Edwin Sperr, MLIS, Clinical Information Librarian, Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership

Continuing Education Course: Resources for Patrons with Disabilities: In the Library and in the Clinic
Christine Willis, MLIS, AHIP, Director of Knowledge Management & Learning Resources at Shepherd Center in Atlanta, GA

Year 2018: Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, GA, in conjunction with the Medical Library Association annual meeting

2018 Business Meeting Agenda

Miriam Libbey Speaker: Jonathan Eldredge, MLS, PhD

“The Relationship between Evidence and Decision Making”
(Click here for presentation slides)

Year 2017:  Graduate Athens Hotel and Conference Center, Athens, GA

2017 Program Schedule

Miriam Libbey Program Panel – “Creating Alliances / Strengthening Resources”

Lori Graham, Medical Librarian and CME Coordinator at Tanner Medical Center, Carrollton, Georgia
Sharon Leslie, Public Health and Health Sciences Librarian, Georgia State University
Wanda Thomas, Clinical Reference Librarian, Skelton Medical Library, Mercer University School of Medicine

Continuing Education Programs

Meeting Photos

Year 2016:  Courtyard by Marriott, Decatur, GA

2016 Program Schedule

Miriam Libbey Program Panel – “The importance of increasing the health knowledge of your community”

Preston Burt, Health Communications Specialist, Environmental Health Tracking Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Click here for presentation slides)
Laura Hauser, DeKalb County Public Library Literacy Services Director
Dr. Glenda Knight, executive director of Cutting Edge Health Options & co-chair of the Diabetes Community Action Coalition (Click here for presentation slides)

Miriam Libby Panel Bios

Continuing Education Program – “Planning Outcomes-Based Outreach Projects

Karen Vargas, NN/LM Outreach Evaluation Resource Center

Meeting Photos

Year 2015:  Mercer School of Medicine, Macon, GA

2015 Program
Continuing Education Programs
No Miriam Libbey Lecture

Year 2014: Barnsley Gardens Resort, Adairsville, GA

2014 Program
Event Photos
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecturer: Joe Swanson, Jr.

Year 2013: Library SPA – Reflect, Revive, Reconnect.  Reigniting our passion for the profession through Service, Partnering & Advocacy (ALHELA/GHSLA Joint Conference)
The Lodge & Spa at Callaway Garden, Pine Mountain, GA

2013 Program
Learning and Fun
Miriam Libbey Lecturer:  Rosalind K. Lett

Year 2012: Meaningful Connections: Cultivating Partnerships for Better Health
Atlanta Marriott Perimeter Center, Atlanta, GA

2012 Program
Miriam Libbey Lecturer: T. Scott Plutchak (.ppt)

Year 2011: Students, Clinicians, and Librarians–Evolving Along the Information Literacy Continuum
Desoto Hilton, Savannah, GA

2011 Program
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecturer: Eugenia Abbey (.pdf)

Year 2010: Rolling Down a River
Augusta Marriott Hotel & Suites, Augusta, GA

2010 Program
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Lauren Benevich

Year 2009: Technology: Bridging the Information Gap
Foundry Park Inn, Athens, GA

2009 Program
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Steve Koplan

Year 2008: Making Connections
Lake Blackshear Resort, Cordele, GA,

2008 Program
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Sharon Cann

Year 2007: Moving Beyond Our Limits: Impacting Change in Our Environments
Brasstown Valley Resort, Young Harris, GA

2007 Program
Continuing Education Programs
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Sandra G. Franklin (.ppt)

Year 2006: Puttin’ on the Ritz: Professional Development for the Discerning Health Information Specialist
Ritz-Carlton Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro, GA

2006 Program
Learning & Fun
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Mary Fran Prottsman

Year 2005: Getting Back to the 3 Rs: Reference, Research and Resources
Georgia Center for Continuing Education, Athens

2005 Program
Learning & Fun  
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Mary Fielder

Year 2004: Librarian Eye for the Clinical Guy: Mission-Oriented Professional Development
Lake Lanier Islands, GA

Learning & Fun

Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Marilyn Barry

Year 2003: Cultivating Excellence – Growing as Information Professionals
Savannah Marriott Riverfront, Savannah, GA

2003 Program
Learning & Fun
Opening Reception & Banquet
Miriam Libbey Lecture: Jan LaBeause

Year 2002: Who’s Taking Care of the Librarian? Increasing Our Knowledge and Skills In A Rapidly Changing World and Medical Environment
Crowne Plaza Ravinia, Atlanta, GA

2002 Program
Opening Reception & Banquet
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Linda Garr Markwell

Year 2001: Reaching Across Boundaries–Sharing Information & Ideas
Columbus Hilton, Columbus, GA

2001 Program
Continuing Education
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Jocelyn Rankin

Year 2000: Navigating the Waters of Change: Are you professionally Y2K Compliant?
Sea Palms Resort, St. Simon’s Island, GA

Interlibrary Loan Forum
Professional Competencies Workshop
Miriam Libbey Lecture:  Carol Burns

Year 1999: The Nature of Information
Unicoi State Park & Lodge, Helen, GA

1999 Program
Strategic Planning
Plant Identification Lecture & Walk
Continuing Education
Fun!! Trivia Game & Banquet Entertainment