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Bothmer Named Assistant Vice President for Health Sciences

Bothmer Named Creighton Assistant Vice President for Health Sciences

Jim Bothmer has been named assistant vice president for health sciences at Creighton University.

Bothmer will continue to serve as director of the Creighton University Health Sciences Library/Learning Resources Center, a position he has held since 1991. In his new role, he will assume additional responsibilities for working with the health science schools to enhance the academic mission of the health science division.

The author of one book, three book chapters and more than 20 professional papers and book reviews, Bothmer has earned the Bernice M. Hetzner Award from the Midcontinental Chapter of the Medical Library Association, a National Library of Medicine medical informatics fellowship, and the Nebraska Library Associationís distinguished service award.

Bothmer holds a masterís degree in library science from the University of Minnesota. He is certified as a distinguished member of the Academy of Information Health Professionals and serves on the Board of Directors of the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries. He is also a member of the Nebraska Library Commission joint task force for helping shape the future of libraries in Nebraska.