Tag Archives: Mayden Lecture

Domestic Violence and the Voice for Change

This is a guest blog post by Adrianne Shewell, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Student. She wrote this after attending exhibits and events as part of the “Violence Against Women: Changing Perspective”, which happened at the Eccles Health Sciences Library from March 4 – April 27, 2019. —- According to a 2007 Study by the …Read More »

Reminder: 2017 Mayden Lecture is tomorrow, 4/25 @ 1pm

Reminder: 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture: “Scholarly Communications in Japan” by Takashi Yamakawa Join us, and bring your colleagues for snacks, refreshments, and a lecture! WHO? This year’s honorary lecturer for the Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture series is Takashi Yamakawa, USACO Corporation, Ltd. WHAT? Yamakawa’s presentation, “Scholarly Communications in Japan” will cover Japan’s scholarly publishing …Read More »

2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture Series

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is excited to announce, yet another year of the Priscilla M. Mayden Lectures! At the event we will be honoring the 2016 book authors in health sciences, as well as listening to the 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecturer, Takashi Yamakawa discuss “Scholarly Communications in Japan.” The event will …Read More »

Mayden Lecture is on April 25, 1pm

2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture: “Scholarly Communications in Japan” by Takashi Yamakawa The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is proudly sponsoring the 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture on “Scholarly Communications in Japan.” It will be presented by special guest speaker, Takashi Yamakawa, USACO Corporation, Ltd. Join us in the Eccles Human Genetics Auditorium on …Read More »

Save the Date: Mayden Lecture is April 25, 2017

The Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library is sponsoring the 2017 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture: “Scholarly Communications in Japan” with Special Guest Speaker Takashi Yamakawa, USACO Corporation, Ltd. The lecture is on April 25, 2017 in the Eccles Human Genetics Auditorium with a reception from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm and the program 2:00 pm …Read More »

Save the Date: Mayden Lecture on Health Literacy will be March 28, 2013

2013 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture Health Literacy: A Vital Pathway to Healthcare Transformation When: March 28, 2013, 1 pm – 4 pm Where: George and Dolores Eccles Institute of Human Genetics Auditorium, 15 North 2030 East, 1st Floor Keynote Speaker, Andrew Pleasant, PhD. “Health Literacy: Applications for Enhanced Health System Performance OR . . . …Read More »

eScience and the Evolution of Library Services

Please join us for the 2012 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture on the topic of eScience and eResearch: When: Wednesday, February 22, 2012, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Where: George and Dolores Eccles Institute of Human Genetics Auditorium, 1st Floor Address: 15 North 2030 East, Salt Lake City, UT Who: Bart Ragon, Associate Director for Knowledge Integration, …Read More »

Priscilla Mayden: visionary librarian

Priscilla M. Mayden, who served as the first Director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, passed away this month at the age of 93. Joan Stoddart, Deputy Director of the Eccles Library, wrote a thoughtful summary of Ms. Mayden’s life and contributions to the library profession: Priscilla Maltby Mayden was born in 1918 …Read More »

Another great Mayden Lecture

On Monday, April 18, 2011, Amanda Etches-Johnson gave the 2011 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture on the topic “From Usability to User Experience.” Designing websites, she explains, should focus not on what the software does, but on what the user does with it. Important design questions to ask include: How easy is this site to learn? …Read More »