The IWB Conference committee is excited to announce that Lara Killian will be the moderator of the panel discussion on Reliable and Accessible Health Information.
Lara Killian is a librarian educator at the Nova Scotia Health Authority, with a focus on patient education. She holds an MLIS from Dalhousie University and an MA in literature from Durham University (UK). Lara has a background in health research, including two Cochrane systematic review projects, and publishing, including as Social Media column editor for MLA News from the Medical Library Association and as Editorial Chair of the Dalhousie Journal of Information Management (DJIM) during her studies at Dal. Lara currently leads the team responsible for the management of NSHA’s Halifax-area patient education pamphlet inventory of about 1000 documents used across a wide range of clinical areas and specialties.