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REMINDER: Registration for the MLA Webcast: "Partnering to Prevent Diagnostic Error: Librarians on the Inside Track" Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Just a friendly reminder to register for this webcast by Monday, March 10th, using the form below, and indicate if you will be joining us for lunch. There is no fee for this event.

The University of Minnesota’s Bio-Medical Library will be hosting the Medical Library Association’s educational webcast, “Partnering to Prevent Diagnostic Error: Librarians on the Inside Track” on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time. As part of this programming, the University of Minnesota’s Health Sciences Libraries and the Health Science Libraries of Minnesota will be sponsoring a lunch before the webcast.

Click here for the registration form.

Or copy and paste this link into your browser: https://docs.google.com/a/umn.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dEFKaktibEo0Z0lRWjlHOTJ0bTVQcFE6MQ#gid=0

If you have any questions, please feel fee to contact Anne Beschnett (besch015@umn.edu) or Amy Claussen (akla0002@umn.edu). Details on the webcast goals and objectives can be found below.

Agenda- Lunch begins at noon

Wraparound discussion session I 12:30 p.m., central time

Webcast 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time

Potential issues to be addressed include: Part I: Diagnostic Error a. Introduction to the problem b. Why it is different that patient safety c. Core issues: bias, human factors, blunt end, etc.

Part II: Roles That Can Drive Improvement a. Medical Doctors b. Front line informationist c. Question and answer session/panel discussion

Part III: Marketing: The New Role for the Librarian in this Work a. Solo b. Administrative/strategic c. Stories from the front line d. Question and answer session/panel discussion

Part IV: Conclusion Wraparound discussion session II 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. central time (earn up to 3 MLA CE contact hours for including wrap-around)

The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00005C with the University of Illinois at Chicago.