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veterinary medical librarian

Susanne Kanis Whitaker, American Veterinary medical librarian. Member Medical Library. Association (secretary-treasurer veterinary medical libraries section 1983-1984, chairman 1984-1985), Medical Library. Association (upstate New York and Ontario chapter), Academy Health Information Professionals.

Background

Whitaker, Susanne Kanis was born on September 10, 1947 in Clinton, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Harry and Elizabeth P. (Cantwell) Kanis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Clark University, 1969. Master of Science in Library Science, Case Western Reserve University, 1970.

Career

Regional reference librarian, Yale Medical Library, New Haven, 1970-1972;medical librarian, Hartford Hospital, Connecticut, 1972-1977;assistant librarian, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1977-1978;veterinary medical librarian, College Veterinary Medicine, Cornell Univercity, since 1978. Secretary State University of New York Council Head Librarians, 1981-1983.

Membership

Member Medical Library. Association (veterinary medical libraries section 1983-1984, chairman 1984-1985, chairman public relations committee since 2000), Medical Library. Association (Upstate New York and Ontario chapter), Academy Health Information Professionals (distinguished member), American Veterinary Medical History Society (secretary-treasurer since 2004), Phi Beta Mu, Phi Zeta.

Connections

Married Daniel Brown Whitaker, January 1, 1977.

father:
Harry Kanis

mother:
Elizabeth P. (Cantwell) Kanis

spouse:
Daniel Brown Whitaker