Coordinator of Basic Science Services
University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System
Carrie Iwema, PhD, MLS, AHIP is the Coordinator for Basic Science Services for the Health Sciences Library System at the University of Pittsburgh. As a member of the Molecular Biology Information Service she provides bioinformatics support and training for researchers, helping them to access and use specialized analytical tools and databases. As a member of the Data Services team she teaches classes on electronic lab notebooks and data management plans, which led to her receiving a secondary faculty appointment with Pitt's Clinical and Translational Science Institute. Also, Carrie created and runs a workshop series entitled "How-To Talks by Postdocs" that provides postdoctoral researchers an opportunity to develop and teach classes within the library. In addition to her library degree, Carrie has a PhD in Neuroscience and completed five years as a postdoc in the department of Neurosurgery at the Yale School of Medicine. She is a member of the Academy of Health Information Professionals and is actively involved in the Medical Library Association, where she is currently a member of the Annual Meeting Innovation Task Force.
Thursday, August 13, 2020
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM CT