November 22, 2017

Megan Rosenbloom | Movers & Shakers 2016 – Educators

Beginning her career in librarianship at the University of Southern California’s Norris Medical Library took Megan Rosenbloom down a path she never expected. Now this former journalist helps to train the doctors of tomorrow while acting as one of the faces of a burgeoning death positivity movement.

Ludmila (Mila) Pollock | Movers & Shakers 2016 – Educators

As a child in the USSR, Mila Pollock loved both her grandma’s extensive library and the medical stories her mom, a physician, told her. Eventually, that combination led her to medical librarianship. From 1981 to 1992, she worked in the reference department at the State Central Scientific Medical Library in Moscow. She loved the job but immigrated to this country to be with her American husband, Don, a dedicated science teacher, to whom she credits much of her success here.