The Planning Committee is looking forward to seeing you at the virtual 2021 CHLA/ABSC Conference, June 9–11, 2021.

Register now!

2021 Virtual Conference Registration Rates

Member Non-Member 
Early Bird (30 April)$175$325
Library Technicians$100$250
Equity-Deserving Groups
include, but are not limited to, those represented by race, sex, age, physical disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, neurodiversity, and socioeconomic status
Retired or Unemployed$75$225

Members of the Medical Library Association, European Association for Health Information and Libraries, and Australian Library and Information Association are eligible for a reduced rate of $175 for early bird and $275 for regular registration. Codes are available through these associations for registration.

The Conference Committee has made a commitment to incorporate sustainability in planning and delivering the 2021 conference. We encourage you to explore carbon offsets and alternative sustainability initiatives.

Continuing Education Offerings

The following continuing education offerings have been scheduled prior to the 2021 conference and have been accredited for CHLA/ABSC and MLA credits. Note that registration for continuing education sessions closes on 31 May.

Capture Your Audience: Effective Data Visualization and PowerPoint Strategies

Instructors:  Hal Loewen & Meg Miller
Date: Friday 4 June 2021 10:00am - 12:55pm
Credits: 3.5 credit hours

Practical Approaches to Research Data Management in a Health Sciences Context

Instructors:  Kevin Read
Date: Monday 7 June 2021 10:00am - 2:00pm
Credits: 4 credit hours

Exploring Your Identity With Cultural Humility: A Tool to Improve Health Sciences Librarianship

Instructors:  Xan Goodman
Date: Tuesday 8 June 2021 12:00pm - 3:15pm
Credits: 3 credit hours

Early Bird Continuing Education Rates

Equity-Deserving Groups
Library Technician