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Research Guides

Gabriel R. Rios

Medical Library Director

Presentations

  • Rios G. Advanced PubMed Searching, Presented at the Indiana University Librarians Health Sciences Summit in Indianapolis, IN on June 22, 2015.
  • Kaneshiro K, Rios G, Lilly J, Herron J. Coloring outside the lines…vision for a library technology group. Poster presentation at the Medical Library Association in Austin, TX on May 19, 2015.
  • Rios G. "Quantified Self and Trends in Health Care” Indiana University School of Medicine second annual Mobile Computing in Medical Education Conference. Fairbanks Hall, Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, IN. 30 May 2014. Invited speaker.
  • Hogan-Smith C, Rios G, Ford C. Health Literacy and Providers Communication with Older Adults. Poster session presented at: The Medical Library Association Annual Meeting and Exhibition; 2014; Chicago, IL.
  • Rios, G. “Communicating Treatment Plans to the Older Adult” Interprofessional Geriatric Education Conference. University of Alabama at Birmingham. Birmingham, AL. January 28, 2014.
  • Rios, G. “Wearable Tech: Fad or Future” Midwest Medical Library Association. Radisson Hotel, Bismarck, ND. 13 October 2014. Invited Panelist.
  • Rios, G. WNYLRC Gadgets and Gear 3 - Keynote Speaker "Forecasting and Trend Reports," Buffalo, NY (May 2013)
  • Rios, G. Joint Meeting of the Alabama Health Libraries Association and the Georgia Health Sciences Library Association - “Emerging Technology Trends in Health Sciences Librarianship,” Pine Mountain, GA (March 2013)
  • Rios, G. Interprofessional Geriatric Education Center Conference 2011 – “Ignite Presentations on Aging,” Birmingham, AL (January 2013)
  • Rios, G. Interprofessional Geriatric Education Center Conference 2012 – “Communicating Treatment Plans to the Older Adult Learner,” Birmingham, AL (January 2012)
  • Rios, G. “Rise Google+ Rise,” at the Upstate New York and Ontario Chapter of the Medical Library Association (UNYOC/MLA) 2011 in Poughkeepsie, NY (October 2011)
  • Rios G. “Interventions for Low Health Literacy Clients,” for the Interprofessional Geriatric Education Center Conference 2011 in Birmingham, AL (January 2011)
  • Rios G. “Top Technology Trends for Librarians IV,” (invited panelist) for the 2010 Medical Library Association national meeting in Washington D.C. (May 2010)
  • Rios G. “Health Literacy and Older Adults,” for the Addressing the Complex Issues of Aging (UAB GEC Conference) in Birmingham, AL (February 2010)
  • Rios G. “Health Literacy: Helping Patients End Confusion,” Geriatric Symposium for the Alabama Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association 2009 in Birmingham, AL (August 2009)
  • Rios G. “Top Technology Trends for Librarians III,” (invited panelist) for the 2009 Medical Library Association national meeting in Honolulu, HI (May 2009)
  • Rios G. “Health Literacy Issues for the Older Adult,” (invited panelist and speaker) for the Alabama Gerontological Society Annual Meeting in Birmingham, AL (March 2009)
  • Rios G. “Finding Work-Life Balance: Strategies for You and Your Institution,” for the MLA Educational Webcast - videotaped presenter, Chicago, IL (March 2009)
  • MLA 2008 – poster, “Bridging the Information Management Gaps in a Revised Medical School Curriculum,” Chicago, IL (May 2008)
  • MLA 2008 - panel presenter, “Top Technology Trends for Librarians,” Chicago, IL (May 2008)
  • MLA Educational Webcast - invited speaker, “Web 2.0 Principles and Best Practices: Discovering the Participatory Web,” Chicago, IL (March 2008)
  • Georgia Health Science Library Association 2008 – “Emerging Technologies for Librarians,” Cordele, GA (March 2008)
  • Southern Chapter/MLA 2007 – panelist, General Session I – “Defining Our Future,” Charleston, SC, (Nov 2007)
  • MLA Educational Webcast - “Moving at the Speed of Byte: Emerging Technologies for Information Management,” Chicago, IL (November 2006)
  • Cool Tools and New Technologies – Dartmouth Biomedical Libraries Conference - “Emerging Mobile Technologies in Libraries,” Hanover, NH (October 2006)
  • UTHSC-SA Pediatric Grand Rounds – “Using the Internet to Improve Health Literacy,” San Antonio, TX (January 2006)
  • The University of Texas at Austin School of Information Alumni Speaker Series – “Health Sciences Librarianship: Challenges and Perspectives,” Austin, TX (October 2005)
  • SCC/MLA 2005 – “Library Intranets: Tools for Knowledge Management,” Little Rock, AR (October 2005)
  • The 21st Annual Update on Medicine Conference – “Finding Consumer Health Information on the Internet,” Laredo, TX (October 2005)
  • San Antonio Health Literacy Conference – “Using the Internet to Improve Health Literacy,” San Antonio, TX (October 2005)
  • UTHSCSA Women’s Wellness Series – “Evaluating Online Health Information,” San Antonio, TX (May 2005)
  • Delaware Academy of Medicine Conference – “HIPAA and PDA Security,” Wilmington, DE (April 2004)
  • MAC/MLA 2003 – “E-Content and Mobile Technologies,” Philadelphia, PA (October 2003)
  • MLA 2003 – paper, “Buoyed by Success: Migrant Workers Learn to Access Online Information,” San Diego, CA (May 2003)
  • MLA 2003 – poster, “Avoiding Riptides: Migrant Workers Learn to Navigate the Web for Health Information,” San Diego, CA (May 2003)
  • NERCOMP/EDUCAUSE - “HIPAA and PDAs,” Boston, MA (January 2003)
  • MAC/MLA - “MAC 50th Year Anniversary,” Washington, D.C. (October 2002)
  • MLA 2002 – “Doubling Dollars and Making Sense,” Dallas, TX (May 2002)
  • MLA 2002 – “Bytes, Camera, Action: Adding Digital Multimedia Resources to Your Library’s Services,” Dallas, TX (May 2002)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University PDA User Group – “HIPAA and PDAs,” Richmond, VA (May 2002)
  • National AHEC Meeting - “Computer-Based Approach to Health Careers Awareness,” Little Rock, AR (April 2002)
  • Mobile Technologies Fair - “HIPAA and PDAs,” Chapel Hill, NC (March 2002)
  • MLA PDA Satellite Teleconference - “Sync or Swim,” Chicago, IL (February 2002)
  • MAC/MLA - “Getting a Handle on Handhelds,” Ocean City, MD (October 2001)
  • MLA 2001 – “Wireless Networking in Libraries,” Orlando, FL (May 2001)
  • Eastern North Carolina Technology Expo – “PDA applications in the Healthcare Environment,” Rocky Mount, NC (May 2001)
  • ANCHSL – “PDA Services for Libraries,” Greensboro, NC (April 2001)
  • VaCoHSL – “The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Health Sciences Libraries,” Norfolk, VA (March 2001)
  • MLA 2000 - “Electronic Journals: designing the Mega-Aggregator,” Vancouver, B.C. (May 2000)
  • MLA Evidence Based Medicine Satellite Teleconference, “Computing and Evidence Based Medicine in North Carolina” (September 1998)
  • Association of N.C. Health and Science Libraries (ANCHASL) – “PC Troubleshooting for Librarians,” Chapel Hill, NC (March 1998)
  • National AHEC Workshop – “Developing a Curriculum for Front Line Caregivers,” San Antonio, TX (August 1997)
  • Virginia Academy of Family Physicians Annual Meeting – “The Internet for Physicians,” Williamsburg, VA (July 1995)
  • Virginia Library Association, - “The Southside Health Information Consortium,” Farmville, VA (March 1995)
  • Virginia Primary Care Conference – “The Southside Health Information Consortium,” Richmond, VA (September 1994)