NYAM Names New Director of Library & Historical Collections
Janice J. Kaplan has been named Director of the New York Academy of Medicine’s Library & Historical Collections. Ms. Kaplan previously served as Interim Director of the NYAM’s Department of Information Management and as Director of Library Services. A Distinguished Member of the Medical Library Association’s Academy of Health Information Professionals, she has been active in many national, regional, and state professional library associations, and has received service awards from local MLA chapters. Ms. Kaplan recently established NYAM library’s first consumer health information center in East Harlem located within Settlement Health, a federally funded ambulatory health clinic.