Saturday, August 16, 2008

EAHIL Workshop 2009 - Call for Papers

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From: UK medical/ health care library community / information workers
[mailto:LIS-MEDICAL@JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Paul Murphy
Sent: 15 August 2008 10:23
Subject: EAHIL Workshop 2009 - Call for Papers

EAHIL - The European Association for Health Information and Libraries

EAHIL Workshop 2009, Dublin, Ireland, June 2 - 5
"Working with others: explore, engage, extend"


The International Programme Committee invites you to submit papers and posters for the Workshop entitled "Working with others: explore, engage, extend" to be held in Dublin, Ireland , 2nd to 5th June 2009.

We seek to develop the Workshop programme within a framework of interactivity and debate and we invite research papers, reports of innovative practice and cases which discuss these and related topics:

* Collaborations and partnerships with specific groups and communities
In education, learning and curriculum support
In clinical and allied health practice
In research
In healthcare, patient education and outreach
In special interest groups or networks

* Cooperation in services & resource sharing
Issues in liaison, partnerships and outreach programmes
Coordination in information and knowledge management
Regional, national, international co-operation

* Collaboration and communication in virtual and emerging spaces
Facilitating online collaboration and interaction
E-science and distributed collaboration networks
Tools, techniques, technologies including Web 2.0

* Information gathering, analysis, evidence and response
Assessing needs and evidence
Healthcare informatics
Customization and localization of information services

Abstract submission is online only and further information and upload details are available from the EAHIL Workshop website at

Abstract submission will be open from Friday 15 August 2008 to Friday 17 October 2008.