Friday, January 14, 2022
MDMLG Winter Program and Business Meeting - February 10th

 

Please join the PPDC for the online Winter Program and Business Meeting

TOPIC: "From Bordeaux to BiDil: How Science and Medicine Invented Race" presented by Prasad Venugopal, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Detroit Mercy

DATE/TIME: Thursday, February 10, 2022 from 1:00-3:00pm 

            1:00 – 2:15 pm Program

2:15 - 2:20 pm Short break         

            2:20 – 3:00 pm Business Meeting

REGISTRATION: Registration open to MDMLG, MiALA, and MHSLA members. If you would like to attend, consider joining one of these organizations!

Please complete the registration form: https://udmercy.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3TSmxZ3iEA1xlWK

PRESENTER: Dr. Venugopal is an Associate Professor of Physics at the University of Detroit Mercy. In addition to physics, his areas of expertise include racial issues in science and technology. Dr. Venugopal serves as a member of the advisory committee of the African American Studies program at the university and, with the help of a Jesuit 100 Grant, he developed and teaches an interdisciplinary course titled Science, Technology and Race.


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Monday, January 10, 2022
Nominating Committee is Looking for Individuals Interested in Serving on the Executive Board and the Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is still accepting nominations for several open positions on the MDMLG Executive Board and the Nominating Committee.  Please feel free to nominate yourself for one of the open positions.  It’s a great way to get more involved in the work of the Metropolitan Detroit Medical Library Group.  And it looks good on your CV as well!  😊

Please respond by Friday, February 25, 2022.  We would like to finalize the slate of candidates soon.

            The open positions are:

            President-Elect
            Treasurer
            Membership Services Officer
            Nominating Committee – 3 open positions


We encourage you to get more involved in MDMLG.  To nominate yourself, please contact any of the Nominating Committee members:

            Margaret Danowski          danow1m@cmich.edu
            Colleen Streeter                cstreet4@hfhs.org
            Carla Brooks                    ctbrooks@umich.edu

We look forward to hearing from you.  


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