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Public Invited to March 30, 2015 Event Honoring NLM Director Dr. Donald A.B. Lindberg as He Retires

National Library of Medicine Deputy Director Betsy Humphreys cordially invites you to celebrate the contributions of NLM Director Donald A.B. Lindberg, MD, on the occasion of his retirement.

Please join us for a special program and reception Monday, March 30th, on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland, and/or contribute to a memory book that will be presented to him and his wife Mary at a farewell event.

March 30 Special Events

The Natcher Auditorium (NIH Building 45, across Center Drive from NLM)

National Institutes of Health Campus, Bethesda, Maryland

3:30 to 4:30 pm – NIH Tribute to Donald A.B. Lindberg – Program

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Lister Hill Center Lobby

4:45 to 6:30 pm – Reception

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Please RSVP no later than March 16 to:, or fax reply to: 301.496.4450.

Thanks to the Friends of the National Library of Medicine for co-sponsoring these events.

For more information, contact Pat Carson at 301.496.6221 or Kathy Cravedi at 301.496. 6308.


Memory Book Submissions

You are also invited to share stories, words of gratitude and humor, photos, or any combination thereof, for one of the parting gifts, a memory book for Dr. and Mrs. Lindberg. Please compose your submission on an 8 ½” x 11” sheet of paper.

You may e-mail the file to or hand deliver or mail it to Mary Miller, NLM Office of Communications and Public Liaison (OCPL), Building 38, Room 2S15F, MSC 3812, Bethesda, MD 20894.

Please note that the deadline for memory book submissions is Monday, March 16.

For more information, contact Kathy Cravedi at 301.496.6308 or Melanie Modlin at 301.496.7771.

Dr. Donald Lindberg

NLM Director Dr. Donald A.B. Lindberg

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