March 16, 2005

Webcast - "Ownership and Access in Scholarly Publishing"

The University of Maryland (UMB) Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL) and the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Libraries are co-hosting a Webcast to inform academic faculty, graduate students, and staff on publishing trends and explain new models likely to affect their professional communication and research, "Ownership and Access in Scholarly Publishing"

Wednesday, April 6, 2005
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST
UM School of Nursing Auditorium
655 West Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

a.. JHU School of Medicine Mountcastle Auditorium (Live Broadcast)
b.. JHU Homewood Campus: Bloomberg Auditorium (Live Broadcast)
c.. JHU Homewood Campus: SDS Room in Mattin Center (Live Broadcast)
d.. From your own desktop (Web cast)

Topics of discussion include:

Emerging Issues in Scientific Publishing (1:00 to 3:00 pm EST)
Keynote Speaker: David Lipman, M.D., Director, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health

Panelists: Kenneth R. Fulton, Publisher, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
John Wilbanks, Executive Director, Science Commons

Valuing New Models of Scholarship in Promotion & Tenure (3:00 to 4:30 pm EST) Keynote Speaker: Chi V. Dang, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Dean of Research, Johns
Hopkins University School of Medicine and professor of Medicine, Oncology,
Pathology, Cell Biology, and Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins
University School of Medicine

Panelists: Sharon, Krag, Ph.D., Professor Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Associate Dean, Graduate Education and Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Marian J. Jackson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute and Department of Neurology, University of Maryland,
Baltimore and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, UMBI

Additional information, including instructions on how to access the Webcast, is available at or email

This web cast is funded by the National Library of Medicine under a contract

Posted by messn006 at March 16, 2005 4:52 PM
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