HSL Advisory Council

The purpose of the J. Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library Advisory Council is to advise the Health Sciences Library Director on matters relating to library operations and planning; and to provide advocacy for the library when the council identifies a need. One-year terms are renewable for up to three years. The Council meets at least once per semester during the academic year.  

Committee consists of representatives from:

  • School of Health Professions
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • University Hospital
  • Master of Public Health Program
  • School of Information Science & Learning Technologies
  • Research focused faculty
  • Students from each of the 3 health related schools

Minutes and Agenda

4-6-2017 Minutes
10-19-2016 Agenda | Minutes
4-26-2016 AgendaMinutes 






2016-2017 Council Members

Faculty Representatives:  
Denice Adkins
School of Information & Learning Technology
College of Education
Craig Downs
Assistant Professor, Clinical
Dept of Child Health, School of Medicine
Dongsheng Duan
Professor, Dept of Molecular Microbiology
& Immunology, School of Medicine
Kimberly Hoffman
Assoc Dean for Curriculum – Medical Education
School of Medicine
Rosemary Hogan
Chair, Dept of Health Sciences
School of Health Professions
Jon Stemmle
Assoc Professor, Public Health Program
School of Journalism
Sherri Ulbrich
Assistant Clinical Professor
School of Nursing
Karen Cox
Director Quality Improvement, University of Missouri Health System
MU Health Care
Deidre Wipke-Tevis
Associate Professor
School of Nursing
Laine Young Walker
Associate Professor, Clinical
Dept of Psychiatry, School of Medicine
Student representatives:    
Bryce Bogart
School of Health Professions
John Clohisy
M-3, School of Medicine
Emily Hartung-Gilbirds, alternate
School of Health Professions
David Poole, alternate
M-2, School of Medicine
Angela Story
Graduate Student, School of Nursing
Library personnel:  
Deborah Ward, Director
J Otto Lottes Health Science Library
Gayle Mooney, Administrative Assistant
J Otto Lottes Health Science Library