HSLS Staff News

The HSLS Staff News section includes recent HSLS presentations, publications, staff changes, staff promotions, degrees earned, etc.

Names in bold are HSLS-affiliated


Mary Lou Klem, Research and Instruction Librarian, Ahlam A. Saleh, Patricia J. Devine, et al., authored the forthcoming article, “Librarians and Health Literacy: A Scoping Review,” in Library and Information Science Research.


Kate Flewelling, NNLM MAR Executive Director, presented on current NLM and NNLM initiatives to the Pennsylvania Governor’s Advisory Council on Library Development in Carlisle, PA, on May 30, 2019.

Poster Presentations

Ajay Singhvi, Bassem Matta, and Rebecca Abromitis, Research & Instruction Librarian, et al., co-authored a poster presented by Dhiraj Yadav titled “Coexistence of Alcoholic Liver Disease (ALD) and Alcoholic Pancreatitis (ALP)” at the Digestive Disease Week (DDW) 2019 Annual Conference, in San Diego, CA, on May 19, 2019.


Congratulations to Brendan Vaughan, Main Desk Library Associate, who recently earned a Master of Library and Information Science degree at Pitt.