getHIP 2010


  • Increase awareness of health information resources especially relevant to students, teachers, and health professionals who work with them
  • Increase the capacity of librarians to develop career centers and promote health careers
  • Identify specific opportunities to develop a collaborative approach to the health issues of children and youth

Speakers Included

  • Dr. Pat Cooper – CEO/President of Early Childhood and Family Learning Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Mario Martinez, MBA – San Antonio Metropolitan Health District
  • Ximena Urrutia-Rojas, DrPH, RN – UT Health Science Center at Houston
  • Paula Wissman, RN, MSN – Retired, Northside Independent School District, San Antonio, Texas
  • Amanda Lopez, BS, CHES – South Central Area Health Education Center
  • Ann Vickman, MLS – Biblioteca Las Américas, Mercedes, Texas

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No. N01-LM-6-3505 with the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library.

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