International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) Health and Biosciences sessions 2020

7 February, 2020

Dear colleagues,

The details for the HBS and IT Open Session - Enabling open science, open access, and artificial intelligence to advance and support healthcare practice and scientific discovery are available from:

The details of the Open Session for the Evidence for Global and Disaster Health (E4GDH) SIG in conjunction with the Women, Information and Libraries and the Access to Information Network - Africa (ATINA)

Climate change: Supporting communities, Users, Collections and Spaces in the era of Climate Uncertainty are available from:

The details of the Satellite Session - Health literacy: libraries and communities working together for health & wellbeing are available from:

The Satellite session is a joint venture between the Health and Biosciences Libraries Section (HBS) , the Evidence for Global and Disaster Health (E4GDH) Special Interest Group and The Health Sciences Libraries Group of the Library Association of Ireland

Best wishes,

Octavia Madge

HIFA profile: Octavia-Luciana Madge is an Associate Professor at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Letters, Department of Information and Documentation Sciences, Romania and the editor-in-chief of the journal Studii de Biblioteconomie şi Ştiinţa Informării / Library and Information Science Research published by the University of Bucharest. She is also a Medical Doctor, member of the Bucharest College of Physicians. She was employed at the Bucharest Emergency Clinical Hospital during her training as a Family Physician. Her most recent clinical activity is in an Emergency Department. She has a PhD in knowledge management and a PhD in biliary surgery and her professional interests include knowledge management, information users, academic libraries, medical information and libraries, general surgery, emergency medicine. octavialucianamadge AT