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Academy of Health Information Professionals

Lexi BrackettCongratulations to Lexi Brackett, Reference Librarian, who was recently approved for Provisional membership in the Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP), the professional development and career recognition program of the Medical Library Association.  Ms. Brackett was a recipient of the AHIP First-Time Applicant Award from the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association (SCC/MLA).  This award, which covers the cost of Academy membership for first-time applicants, was recently established by SCC/MLA to encourage chapter members to participate in the credentialing process.   Other faculty members at the LSU Health Shreveport Library with AHIP credentialing include at the Senior level, Betty Tucker, Assistant Director of Technical Services; and at the Distinguished level,  Dixie Jones, Library Director; Will Olmstadt, Library Associate Director; Julia Esparza, Head of User Education & Outreach; and David Duggar, Head of the Liaison Program.