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Barbara Rochen Renner, PhD: Selected Presentations & Publications

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Selected Presentations and Publications

Bojanski JM, Renner BR, Crowell KC, Ladd R.  “Rebirth of a Radio Show Website Leads to New Roles and New Publicity for Librarians.”  A poster re-presented at University Research Day 2014, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, March 4, 2014, Chapel Hill, NC.

Bojanski JM, Renner BR, Crowell KC, Ladd R.  “Rebirth of a Radio Show Website Leads to New Roles and New Publicity for Librarians.”  A poster presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association, October 14, 2013, Pittsburgh, PA.

Crowell K, Renner BR, Ladd R, Silbajoris C, Handler, L. (2013) "Listening to YOUR HEALTH:  Librarians and Physicians Collaborating On the Radio and Online."  Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 13 (3), pp. 258-269. 

Karen McElfresh and Barbara Rochen Renner, and Robert Ladd.  "On Air Locally - Online Globally:  Evaluating WordPress Options for a Consumer Health Radio Show Website."  A poster presented at the 2013 federated conference, One HEALTH:  Information in an Interdependent World, the 2013 Annual Meeting and Exhibition of the Medical Library Association (MLA ’13), the 11th International Congress on Medical Librarianship (ICML), the 7th International Conference of Animal Health Information Specialists (ICAHIS), and the 6th International Clinical Librarian Conference (ICLC). May 3-8, 2013, Boston, MA.

Lee M. Richardson, Barbara Rochen Renner, and Robert Ladd. “On the Air! Making the Content of a Consumer Health Radio Show Accessible Using a Blog Platform.” A poster presented at the Association of College & Research Libraries Biannual Conference, April 10-13, 2013, Indianapolis, IN.

Lee Richardson, Barbara Rochen Renner, and Robert Ladd.  “Radio, Libraries and Blogs, Oh My! Collaboration with Your Health Radio.”  Presented at the regional LAUNC-CH 2013 Conference (sponsored by the Librarians’ Association at UNC-Chapel Hill), True Collaborations: Creating New Structures, Services and Breakthroughs.  March 11th, 2013, Chapel Hill, NC.

Wells, ME, Renner, BR, Swogger, SE.  "Sleep Science." An Internet Resources column published in MLA News, October, 2012.

Renner, BR, Ladd R.  "A Health Sciences Library Adventure into Appreciative Inquiry with Multimedia Blog."  A vignette selected to appear in Appreciative Inquiry in Higher Education, Jeanie Cockell and Joan McArthur-Blair. San Francisco, CA:  Jossey-Bass, August, 2012.   

Robert Ladd and Barbara Rochen Renner.  Moving Forward Together: Two Game-Changing Collaborations.  A video presented at the Annual Medical Library Association (MLA) 2012 Conference Leadership & Management Section program, “Smells Like Team Spirit.” May 21, 2012, Seattle, Washington (one of three peer reviewed selections).

Barbara Rochen Renner, Robert Ladd, Karen Crowell, Lee Richardson.  "On Air and Online!:  Librarians and Doctors Using a Blog and the Radio to Communicate with Listeners About Health."  A poster presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, May 22, 2012, Seattle, WA. 

Lara Handler, Karen Crowell, Barbara Rochen Renner, Christie Silbajoris, Jean Blackwell, Robert Ladd.  "On the Air!:  Librarians and Doctors Using the Radio to Communicate with Listeners About Health."  A paper presented at the 2012 Annual meeting of the Medical Library Association, May 21, 2012, Seattle, WA. 

Ladd, Robert and Renner, Barbara Rochen.  “I Love My HSL." Published in the April, 2012, Special Video Issue:  Innovation² and Appreciative Inquiry: Positive Images, Positive Action of AI Practitioner: International Journal of Appreciative Inquiry.

Ladd, Robert and Renner, Barbara Rochen “’I Love My HSL’—AI Meets Social Media and Multimedia in a Health Sciences Library Blog.”  Video presented at the 2012 World Appreciative Inquiry Conference, April 25-28, 2012, Ghent, Belgium.

Handler, Lara, Renner, Barbara Rochen, Silbajoris, Christie, Blackwell, Jean, Crowell, Karen, and Ladd, Robert. "Capitalizing on Our Strengths to Improve the Public's Understanding of Health Information through the Radio."  A poster presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association, October 11, 2011, Richmond, VA.

Renner, Barbara Rochen, Marvin, Matt, Ladd, Robert, and Wiltshire, Jake. "Capturing and Sharing What Users Love About Their Library to Capitalize on Our Strengths."  A poster presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association, October 11, 2011, Richmond, VA.

Renner, Barbara Rochen, Philpotts, Lisa, and Ladd, Robert. “Professional presentations in an emerging world of new media:  teaching skills and tools to today's students."  Paper and discussion session presented at the 12th Annual UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Learning Forward: Teaching Technologies for Engaged Learners (fully online in Second Life on NC Education NCWebIEE Island), April 13, 2011.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “Learning Forward by Looking Back:  An academic library using multimedia to develop and share narratives." Paper and discussion session presented at the 12th Annual UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Learning Forward: Teaching Technologies for Engaged Learners (fully online in Second Life on NC Education NCWebIEE Island), April 14, 2011.

Renner, Barbara and Ladd, Robert. "Learning and Creating with 21st Century Online Tools."  Workshop presented at the 2011 North Carolina Distance Learning Association (NCDLA) Conference, Engaging Online Learners, (fully online in Elluminate), February 15-17, 2011. 

Renner, Barbara, Philpotts, Lisa, and Ladd, Robert. "An Eye-Opening Role: Helping Students Develop Professional Skills through Digital Media Projects."  Poster presented at the 2010 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Chapel Hill, NC, October 13-15, 2010.

Renner, Barbara and Ladd, Robert. "Buidling Relationships through Outreach Projects:  A New Vision of Collaborating using Digital Media."  Poster  presented at the 2010 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Chapel Hill, NC, October 13-15, 2010.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “A Health Sciences Library Collaboration: Using Digital Media for Creation, Outreach, and Communication.” Paper and discussion session presented at the 11th Annual UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Embracing Change: Innovative Teaching Through Technology (fully online in Second Life on NC Education NCWebIEE Island), April 15, 2010.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “Helping Students Learn by Doing with Digital Media: An Expanded Role for Library Professionals.” Paper and discussion session presented at the 11th Annual UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Embracing Change: Innovative Teaching Through Technology (fully online in Second Life on NC Education NCWebIEE Island), April 14, 2010.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Cadwell, Suzanne. “Familiarity Breeds Collaboration: An Instructional Technologist and Library Liaison Join Forces to Support E-Learning.” Paper and discussion session presented at the 11th Annual UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Embracing Change: Innovative Teaching Through Technology (fully online in Second Life on NC Education NCWebIEE Island), April 13, 2010.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “Using Multimedia to Communicate: Libraries Collaborating with Researchers, Teachers, and Learners.” Synchronous Online Presentation and Discussion presented at the 2009 Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, March 19, 2009.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “A New Role for Libraries: Building Collaboration around Technology-Enhanced Learning Spaces, Design Tools, and Expertise.” Proceedings of the 2008 Teaching and Learning with Technologies Conference. Published online June 2, 2008.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “Engaging Faculty and Students: Expanding Horizons with Multimedia Technologies.”PowerPoint File Paper presented at the 2008 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting in Morgantown, WV, October, 2008.

Renner, Barbara Rochen and Ladd, Robert. “Extending our Reach: Libraries Teaching Presentation Skills.”PowerPoint File Paper presented at the 2008 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting in Morgantown, WV, October, 2008.

Swogger, Susan and Renner, Barbara Rochen. “The Ripple Effect: The Benefits of Focused Resource Initiatives.”PowerPoint File Paper presented at the 2008 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting in Morgantown, WV, October, 2008.

Bob Ladd and Barbara Renner. A New Role for Libraries. Building Collaboration Around Technology-Enhanced Learning Spaces, Design Tools, and Expertise Presented at the UNC Teaching and Learning with Technology Conference, March 13, 2008

Renner, Barbara. "Mixing up an Allied Heath Liaison Program: Ingredients for a Successful Allied Health Collection Appetizer."PowerPoint File Paper presented at the 2007 Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD, October, 2007.

Renner, Barbara R., Vardaman, Adam S., Norton, Melanie J. (2007) "Best Practices for Medical Libraries to Deliver Materials to Distance Learners." Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & E-Reserve, 17 (3), 85-97.

Renner, Barbara R., Norton, Melanie J. "Medical Libraries Delivering Materials to Distance Learners." Poster presentation at 2006 SC/MLA and MAC/MLA joint meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, October 12-16, 2006.

Shaw-Kokot, Julia, Renner, Barbara, Haney, Lee, Payne, Carol. "Meeting User Expectations for Electronic Reserves." Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Dallas, Texas, May 20, 2002.

Renner, Barbara. "Library Support of Distance Education: Issues and Challenges." Invited Presentation, Duke University Library Assembly Program, "Long Distance Relationships: Library Services for Off Campus Programs," Duke University, Durham, NC, March 21, 2002.

Renner, Barbara, Shaw-Kokot, Julia. "Only a Click Away: Library Support for Distance Education." Presentation to the North Carolina Community Colleges Learning Resources Association Annual Conference, 2001, Raleigh, NC, March 15.

DeVellis, RF, Patterson, CC, Blalock, SJ, Renner, BR, DeVellis, BM. (1997) Do people with RA develop illness-related schemas?, Arthritis Care and Research, 10, 78-88.

Granger, NA, Renner, BR. (1996) Applicant Pool for Emergency Medicine Residencies, Annals of Emergency Medicine, 27 (3), 363-364.

McGaghie, WC, Renner, BR, Kowlowitz, V, Sauter, SVH, Hoole, AJ, Schuch, CP, Misch, MS. (1994) Development and Evaluation of Musculoskeletal Performance Measures for an Objective Structured Clinical Examination, Teaching and Learning in Medicine, 6 (1), 59-63.

McGaghie, WC, Kowlowitz, V, Renner, BR, Sauter, SVH, Hoole, AJ, Schuch, CP, Misch, MS. (1993) A Randomized Trial of Physicians and Physical Therapists as Instructors of the Musculoskeletal Examination, The Journal of Rheumatology, 20 (6), 1027-1032).

DeVellis, RF, Blalock, SJ, Holt, KD, Renner, BR, Blanchard, LW, Klotz, ML. (1991) Arthritis Patients' Reactions to Unavoidable Social Comparisons, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 17 (4), 392-399.

Renner, BR, DeVellis, BM, Ennett, ST, Friedman, CP, Hoyle, RH, Crowell, WM, Winfield, JB. (1990) Clinical Rheumatology Training of Primary Care Physicians: The Resident Perspective, The Journal of Rheumatology, 17 (5), 667-672.

DeVellis, RF, Holt, K, Renner BR, Blalock, SJ, Blanchard, LW, Cook, HL, Klotz, ML, Mikow, V, Harring, K. (1990) The Relationship of Social Comparison to Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms and Affect, Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 11 (1), 1-18.

Schopler, E, Reichler, R, Renner, BR. (1988) The Childhood Autism Rating Scale (CARS). Los Angeles, California: Western Psychological Services (previously published as Schopler, E, Reichler, R, Renner, BR. (1986) The Childhood Autism Rating Scale. Irvington, New York: Irvington Press). Available in print at UNC Chapel Hill Libraries.

Renner, BR, Ball, D. (1983) The Effects of Unequal Covariances on the Tukey WSD Test. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 43 (1), 27-34.

Education

University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

  • BSEd, MEd, Speech Pathology and Audiology
  • PhD, Educational Research and Evaluation Methodology