Save the Date! 2023 Chapter Fall Forum

We will be holding our second annual Fall Forum event and hope you consider joining us! It is time to learn something new and reconnect with our wonderful colleagues! We are also very fortunate to have Emily and Carolyn from Region 5 NNLM joining us via Zoom! (details below)

Where: Health Sciences Library at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), 651 Ilalo St. MEB 101, Honolulu, HI 96813 

When: Thursday, November 9, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.  

Parking: Only 10 passes are available, otherwise there is also paid parking. Please contact Melissa if interested in a pass. For those opting to park and pay, details are here:  

Food: We will be sharing snacks at this event and encourage folks to bring some yummy treats for all to share! Lunch is on your own, and we plan to break around noon. Salt Kakaako is near but there are also two onsite eateries for those opting to stay put (Sushi King and Pur Sina). 


9:00 am to 9:45 am – Introductions (Getting to know you bingo)

9:45 am to 10:15 am – Skills Sharing – Crafts for Student Programming (Krystal Kakimoto)

10:15 am to 10:30 am – Break

10:30 am to 11:30 am – Project Presentations 

Carolyn Dennison and Jonathan Young – Data Sov, (30 min.)Emily Hamstra and Carolyn Martin, NNLM – Improving Awareness of Maternal Health Disparities (15 min.)

Melissa Kahili-Heede – All of Us Research Program (15 min.)

11:15 am to 12:00 pm – Jonathan Young, From Hype to Help: Practical Applications of Generative AI in Library Work and Library Research

12:00 pm to 1 pm – Lunch on your own

1 pm to 2 pm – Emily Hamstra, Native Voices Exhibit (15-30 min) & Walter Benavitz and Luree Ohigashi Oasay, AHIP Roundtable Discussion (30 min)

Looking forward to seeing you on November 9! And happy pumpkin spice season y’all!!!