Library Director Karen Albert Wins Carla J. Funk Governmental Relations Award

Karen Albert, Paul J. Gutman Library director, accepts the Carla J. Funk Governmental Relations Award.

Karen Albert (right), Paul J. Gutman Library director, accepts the Carla J. Funk Governmental Relations Award.

Karen Albert, Paul J. Gutman Library director, was honored with the Carla J. Funk Governmental Relations Award for her outstanding contributions to the field of health sciences librarianship.

The award, established in 2008, recognizes a medical librarian who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in the area of governmental relations at the federal, state or local level, and who has furthered the goal of providing quality information for improved health.

Albert was honored with a cash award of $500 and a certificate of achievement at the Medical Library Association’s annual meeting in Austin, Texas, on May 18.

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