The Medical Library Association has awarded grants sponsored by EBSCO to four librarians to assist with travel and conference-related expenses to attend the MLA Annual Meeting in Seattle, May 18-23, 2012. The awards of $1,000 each are presented annually to librarians who are early in their careers and currently employed in a health sciences library. This year's recipients are:
Aleta C. Embrey, Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), Washington, D.C.
Aleshia C. Heckel, Herman M. Baker, MD Memorial Library, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Evansville, Ind.
Alisha H. Miles, Simon Schwob Medical Library, Columbus Regional Healthcare System, Columbus, Ga.
Jennifer S. Walker, Laupus Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.
These librarians will be recognized at an awards luncheon that will be held on May 21, 2012, during the MLA Annual Meeting