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Jun

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13 Reasons Why Toolkit

Posted by on June 11th, 2018 0 comments

This toolkit was developed by Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE) in response to the popular Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why. SAVE brought together 75 experts in the fields of mental health, suicide prevention, education and healthcare to develop this toolkit, which provides trusted resources and practical guidance related to the difficult issues that the… Read More »

Posted in: Children and Teens, Mental Health, Substance Addiction and Misuse, Websites

Jun

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Obesity Funding Opportunity

Posted by on June 11th, 2018 0 comments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is accepting applications for the High Obesity Program. Funding is available for land grant universities to implement evidence-based obesity prevention strategies in counties with an adult obesity rate over 40% by leveraging community extension services. Strategies include those that will increase access healthy foods and safe and… Read More »

Posted in: Public Health, Scholarships and Grants

Jun

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PubMed and Beyond: Clinical Resources from the National Library of Medicine

Posted by on June 11th, 2018 0 comments

Join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine- Middle Atlantic Region on June 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST for the class PubMed and Beyond: Clinical Resources from the National Library of Medicine. This course highlights free bedside information resources for the busy clinician. Resources presented will include Clinical Queries in PubMed/MEDLINE and free drug,… Read More »

Posted in: Webinars

May

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Communicating the Health Effects of Climate Change: A Toolkit for Public Health Outreach

Posted by on May 21st, 2018 0 comments

The National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects recently developed a set of slides in collaboration with climate communication experts. These slides titled, Communicating the Health Effects of Climate Change: A Toolkit for Public Health Outreach, can be used to provide consistent, evidence-based information about climate change to the public…. Read More »

Posted in: Environmental Health, Public Health

May

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Pride at the Library: LGBTQ Programming For All Ages Webinar

Posted by on May 21st, 2018 0 comments

Join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine- Middle Atlantic Region on June 5, 2018 at 2:00 pm for their monthly Boost Box series. This series aims to boost your knowledge of National Library of Medicine products and additional health information topics. The month of June will feature presenter Dana Caswell, the Supervisor of Outreach… Read More »

Posted in: Webinars

May

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Office of Minority Health Resource Center Library Catalog

Posted by on May 21st, 2018 0 comments

The Office of Minority Health Resource Center Library Catalog is an online database that contains over 60,000 documents and articles about the health of racial and ethnic minority populations. In addition to searching by keyword, the database allows the user to narrow their search by the intended audience and resource format. Possible audience choices include health… Read More »

Posted in: Minority Health Concerns, Multilingual

May

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Health Care Equity Community Engagement Toolkits

Posted by on May 14th, 2018 0 comments

The Association of American Medical Colleges has developed a set of community engagement toolkits to engage academic and local communities around the topic health care equity. The topics of these toolkits are Social Justice Behind and Beyond the Bars: Criminal Justice, Health, and Academic Medicine, Community Engagement; Precision Medicine, and Native Health and Communities, Social Justice;… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Low Income, Mental Health, Minority Health Concerns, Substance Addiction and Misuse

May

14

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Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Webinar

Posted by on May 14th, 2018 0 comments

Join the National Network of Libraries of Medicine- Middle Atlantic Region on May 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm for their monthly Boost Box series. This series aims to boost your knowledge of National Library of Medicine products and additional health information topics. The month of May will highlight The Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds project that… Read More »

Posted in: Webinars

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National Healthy Homes Month Webinars

Posted by on May 14th, 2018 0 comments

June is National Healthy Homes Month and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is hosting several webinars throughout May and June to educate educators, healthcare professionals and the public about how to keep their homes healthy. All webinars will fit with this year’s theme, Unlocking the Potential of America’s Children: Check Your Home- Protect… Read More »

Posted in: Webinars

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Gardening Interventions from the Community Guide

Posted by on April 23rd, 2018 0 comments

With spring upon us, consider reviewing the section within the Community Guide about Gardening Interventions to Increase Vegetable Consumption Among Children. For those unfamiliar with the Community Guide, this is a place to search for evidence-based findings from the Community Preventive Services Task force. This information can be helpful when designing community interventions because it… Read More »

Posted in: Public Health

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