Alex Amar

Librarian, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, part of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). I provide reference services to doctors, nurses, medical students and (occasionally) the public, develop and deliver database and software training sessions, and otherwise help the library work smoothly.

Master's in Library and Information Science (MLIS) with a specialization in Knowledge Management (KM) from McGill University, Hono(u)rs BA in Communication from the University of Ottawa, and DEC in Performance from Marianopolis College.

Twice (2007-2008, 2008-2009) Executive Director of the Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID), I care deeply about effective communication, organizational and institutional memory, and access to information resources.