Leading In MLA

The MLA Leadership and Management Section blog is hosting regular discussions every Tuesday on “25 Counterintuitive Principles of Leadership.”  Check out the Leadership and Management column in the upcoming October 2009 MLA News.

While I am on the topic of leadership and MLA, I want to congratulate those who were selected for the 2009-2010 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program.


The fellows and mentors selected for the 2009–2010 class of the leadership program jointly sponsored by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) have been announced.


Heidi M. Nickisch Duggan, Associate Director Galter Health Sciences Library, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University.

Irma Quinones, Interim Library Director, University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus

Bart Ragon, Associate Director for Library Technology Services and Development, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia

Debra C. Rand, AHIP, Director, Health Sciences Library, Long Island Jewish Medical Center North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System

Keir Reavie, Head, Biological/Agricultural Sciences and Map Services Department, Shields Library, University of California-Davis