Anna Getselman joined CUMC on November 1st as Executive Director, Health Sciences Library. In this role, she will be responsible for guiding the library through changes in education, research, and clinical care. Anna will also play an integral role in the development of a strategic plan for the Health Sciences Library that will focus on leading the library through the process of continuous reinvention necessary to best meet the needs of the students, researchers, and clinicians at CUMC. Anna joins Columbia University Medical Center with over 14 years of experience in the Health Sciences field. Most recently, she worked for six years as Associate Director of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library at Emory University with responsibility for overseeing the direction for three branch libraries at the teaching hospital campuses. Prior to that, Anna spent eight years at Harvard Medical School as Assistant Director for Reference and Education Services. Anna started her career in libraries at Yale University.