Julie Trumble, MLIS/h6>
Moody Medical Library
Julie M. Trumble is Head of Reference and Educational Services of the Moody Medical Library. She received her Master of Library and Information Science and her BA from the University of Texas at Austin. Her interests include evidence-based medicine and information literacy. Her involvement in medical education began at UTMB in 1996 when she was introduced to problem-based learning and worked as a small group facilitator in the School of Medicine's Interactive Learning Track curriculum (1996-1998). She completed the UTMB's Medical Education Scholars program in 1999. Mrs. Trumble feels fortunate to be in a profession she loves and at an institution that allows her so many opportunities to emphasize education and teaching.
In addition to regularly scheduled classes in the Library, Mrs. Trumble teaches classes tailored for specific courses at UTMB, including the Practice of Medicine Year 1 & 2 courses in the School of Medicine, courses in the School of Nursing, and courses in the School of Health Professions (Physician Assistant Studies, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy).
Mrs. Trumble is a member of the UT System Library Services Information Exchange committee which examines how to best meet online information needs of users. She is on the SOM Educational Research Committee and the Practice of Medicine Year 1 course committee serves on the editorial board for the journal Medical Education Online, and has served on the Grants and Scholarship Committee for the South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association.