Activities

1994-

Member, Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Medizinisches Bibliothekswesen (AGMB, German Medical Libraries Association)

1994-

Member, European Association for Health Information Libraries

1994-

Founder and Admin, MEDIBIB-L (mailing list for German-speaking medical librarians)

1994-2001

Founder and Maintainer, LITI – Literaturliste Internet

1994-2008

Member, Verein Deutscher Bibliothekare

1995

Professional Visit in the USA (National Library of Medicine, Welch Library Baltimore, Taubmann Library Ann Arbor, Shiffman Library Detroit, Health Sciences Library Buffalo)

1995-

Member, Medical Libraries Association (MLA) and International Cooperation Section / MLA

1995-1998

Co-Founder and Head, Working group „Medical Academic Libraries“ of the AGMB

1996-2001

Founder and Maintainer, Homepage of the AGMB

1997-2001

Founder and Chief Editor, GMS Medizin – Bibliothek – Information (vormals AGMB aktuell bzw. medizin-bibliothek-information)

1998-2000

Member, Advisory Board of the DFG project webis

1998-

Senior Lecturer, Medical Faculty University of Münster

1998-2003

Deputy Chair, AGMB

1999-2002

National Delegate of Germany, Council of the European Association for Health Information Libraries

2000-2003

Project Manager, BMBF-Project LOTSE

2001-2002

Chair, International Programme Committee 8th EAHIL Conference, Cologne (Report (German))

2002-2008

Member, Advisory Board of DIMDI

2002-2012

Member, Advisory Board of the German National Library of Medicine

2004-2013

Founder and Chief Editor, medinfo weblog

2005

Honorary Award of the Stiftung Medizinische Lehre in recognition of exceptional teaching and commitment to support the students of the Medical Faculty Münster

2007

Lectureship in Library and Information Science at the Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman

2007-

Member, Editorial Board, Journal of the European Association for Health and Information Libraries

2007-2014

National Delegate of Germany, Council of the European Association for Health Information Libraries

2008-2012

Co-Chair, EAHIL Taskforce Web 2.0

2009

Member, Nature Library Committee

2010

Professional Stay in Indonesia

2010-2014

Member, Library Advisory Committee of UpToDate

2012-

Member, AGMB Excellence Price Jury

2014

Member, Horizon Project Expert Panel for Higher Education

2014-2016

Deputy Member, Senate of the University of Munster

2014-

AGMB-Liasion to EAHIL and MLA

2015-2017

Member, Advisory Board of the DFG project MDM-Portal

2014-

Member, Editorial Board PulsSchlag – Staff Magazine of the University Clinic Münster

2016-

Member, Editorial Board GMS medizin-bibliothek-information

2016-

Member, Internatiopnal Programme Committee, EAHIL Conference Cardiff 2017