CHLA/ABSC Annual Conference



2017 Conference Program



Important Dates

June 15-18, 2018
CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference in St. John's, Newfoundland! #chlaabsc18


See you in St. John’s, Newfoundland for CHLA/ABSC 2018! 


Conference Theme

The theme of the 2018 Canadian Health Libraries Association /Association des bibliotèques de la santé du Canada (CHLA/ABSC) Annual Conference is Rant and Roar / Tempêter et Rugir. The theme conveys passion, excitement, and great things. Through a series of plenary and parallel sessions, posters, and continuing education workshops, the scientific program will cover the following sub themes:

  • Emerging Roles for Health Librarians
  • Novel Teaching Developments
  • Professionalism and Leadership in Health Libraries
  • Value and Impact Assessment 
  • Innovations in Collections, Programming, and Space
  • Collaborations
  • Other topics about which to rant and roar

Keynote Speakers 


  • Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
    115 Cavendish Square
    St. John’s, NL. 
    A1C 3K2

    Check back for reservation information.


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