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Carolyn K. Bridgewater, MLIS, MSW, AHIP

Reference Librarian / Assistant Professor
School of Public Health Liaison

433 Bolivar Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-568-6102
Email: cbridg@lsuhsc.edu

Degrees:

Master in Library and Information Science (MLIS) - 1992 
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge

Master of Social Work (MSW) - 1997
Southern University - New Orleans


Certifications:

Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP)
MLA professional development and career recognition program.

Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS)
Level II Designation; MLA - approved.


Member of:

Medical Library Association (MLA)
Public Health / Health Administration Section


Teaching:

School of Public Health Liaison
CMHE: Prematriculation Program


Committees / Administrative:

Acquisitions / Collection Development
Public Services: Reference Section
School Liaison Program


Contributed Papers / Posters:

Ralph LY, Guillot LC, Bishop M, Bridgewater C, Kerdolff K, Knapp M, Schiavo J, Strother E, Swearingen W. Transformations Post Katrina: Lions and Tigers Share a Den. Contributed paper presented at the Medical Library Association annual meeting; May 19 - 24, 2006; Phoenix, Arizona. In: MLA '06 Abstracts Supplement to the Official Program, located at:http://www.mlanet.org/am/am2006/pdf/2006abstracts.pdf

"Model Methodology: Librarians' Toolbox for Core Journal Selection", Carolyn K. Bridgewater, Pauline O. Fulda, Kathryn E. Kerdolff, and Hanna K. Kwasik, LA State University Health Sciences Center Library, New Orleans, LA and Julie H. Schiavo, LA State University Health Sciences Center Dental Library, New Orleans, LA. Triple Chapter/Medical Library Association (MC,SC,SCC/MLA); Annual Meeting, 2001, October 24-28; New Orleans, LA, located athttp://sccmla.org/Meetings/mtgs_previous.html#2001

Slyly (not slightly) Shifting Serials", Carolyn Bridgewater, Tom Finicle and Pauline Fulda, LA State University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA. South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association (SCC/MLA); 26th Annual Meeting, 1999, October 22-26; Norman, Oklahoma located at http://www.sccmla.org/posters99.htm


Grants:

2004 to present - Resource Library Outreach; sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR), Houston Academy of Medicine, TX Medical Center Library, Houston, TX.


Awards / Honors:

National Network Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR), Professional Development Award, November, 2013

National Network Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR), Professional Development Award, November, 2010

National Network Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR), Professional Development Award, November, 2008

Medical Library Association, Public Health / Health Administration Section, Grace and Harold Sewell Memorial Fund, the Learning Partnerships, Fellowship, 2008


Research Interests:

Informatics in the fields of medicine, nursing and public health.
Geographic information systems within community based organizations, libraries, medicine and public health

 

 


Updated December 2013