ORG National Library of Medicine Title BIO Craig Locatis joined the Office of High Performance Computing and Communication at the National Library of Medicine in 1999. His work at OHPCC involves managing contracts for NLM's Next Generation Internet and Advanced Network Infrastructure Initiatives and research and development of networked based collaboration and distance learning technology applications. Prior to joining OHPCC, he worked with interactive multimedia technology at the Library's Learning Center for Interactive Technology. His prior work at the NLM also involved developing user interfaces, online documentation, and training materials as well as managing a project to provide the national medical libraries of eight newly independent states of the former Soviet Union with Internet access to NLM's databases. Prior to joining the NLM in 1979, Dr. Locatis was an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School for Information and Communication Studies at Rutgers University. He received his Ph.D. in Instructional Technology from Syracuse University in 1973 and his M.A. in Education and B.A. in Political Science from Arizona State University in 1968 and 1967.