Julie H. Schiavo, AHIP
Assistant Librarian / Assistant Director for Dental Library Services
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana
Julie H. Schiavo, MLIS, AHIP, is the Assistant Director for Dental Library Services at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans. She holds the rank of Assistant Librarian on the School of Dentistry faculty and has 19 years of experience in the Dental Library. Julie received a Bachelor of General Studies from the University of New Orleans, a Master of Library and Information Sciences from the University of Southern Mississippi, and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Health Sciences Librarianship from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a distinguished member of the Academy of Health Information Professionals and holds a Level II Consumer Health Information Specialization through the Medical Library Association. She is a member of the Medical Library Association, the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association, the Health Sciences Libraries Association of Louisiana, the American Dental Educators Association, and the American Association of Dental Research/New Orleans Chapter.
Julie has held many professional offices including Chair of the Dental Section of the Medical Library Association, President of the Health Sciences Libraries Association of Louisiana, as well as Chair or Member of various committees in MLA and the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association. She is an honorary member and past president of the Theta Kappa Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. She has received the MLA Kronick Traveling Fellowship, Institute for Museum and Library Services Grant Scholarship, NNLM/SCR Express Outreach Awards, NNLM/SCR Emerging Technology Award, and the William D. Postell Sr. Professional Development Award. Julie has authored several peer-reviewed publications and has presented at both national and regional librarian association meetings.
Julie is also a Certified Spinning Instructor and Group Fitness Instructor who enjoys cycling, boxing, and reading in her “spare” time.
Sunday, May 5
4:50 PM – 5:05 PM