Public Health Outreach Coordinator

Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library

National Network of Libraries of Medicine - South Central Region


The National Network of Libraries of Medicine-South Central Region
(NN/LM SCR) is seeking a knowledgeable, outgoing,
energetic librarian to fill the Public Health Outreach Coordinator
position. The NN/LM SCR is located at the Houston Academy of
Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. 




1.            Develop and implement outreach programs targeting public
health professionals to generate interest in the National Library of
Medicine (NLM) and the NN/LM SCR services


2.            Conduct workshops and presentations on NLM databases


3.            Coordinate health information literacy program, including
conducting workshops on health literacy


4.            Develop and implement health information outreach services
targeting refugees and health disparities


5.            Exhibit at national and regional conferences to promote
NLM databases 


6.            Promote NLM and NN/LM SCR funding opportunities and assist
potential applicants with applications and proposals


7.            Serve as the Texas state liaison to develop working
relationships with Network members. 




MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited library school; a minimum of
two years experience working in a library; experience with NLM databases
and products; demonstrated teaching and training experience; excellent
written and oral communications skills.  Extensive travel throughout a
five-state region (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX) is required.


The HAM-TMC Library offers a complete benefits package which includes
health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance. In addition to
a comprehensive benefits package, the Library provides paid holidays,
vacation accrual, a retirement plan and a monthly transportation


The Library is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action
institution, providing access to employment without regard to age, race,
color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's
status, political affiliation, or disability. 


Starting Salary: $48,000 annually and is commensurate with experience. 


Please fax, mail or email CV or Resume to: 


Andrea Thomas, Human Resources Specialist 

Houston Academy of Medicine - Texas Medical Center Library 

1133 John Freeman Boulevard 

Houston, Texas 77030 

Fax #713-799-7129

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