[Skip to Content]
View our RSS Feed
Bringing Health Information to the Community June 18th, 2018
CategoriesCategoriesCategories Contact UsContact Us ArchivesArchives Region/OfficeNNLM SearchSearch

Posts by author: Patricia Devine

You are viewing the post list, filtered by author. Select a post below for the full content.


Jun

14

Date prong graphic

Tools for Health Professionals

Posted by on June 14th, 2018 0 comments

Through open communication, innovation, and dynamic education, His Health is passionately committed to raising the standard of health care for Black gay men. His Health is the product of collaboration among Black gay men, healthcare and service providers, public health professionals, federal health agencies, LGBT advocates, and community stakeholders.  This site offers care models, training modules, and resources for… Read More »

Posted in: HIV/AIDS, Minority Health Concerns

Jun

14

Date prong graphic

Rural Response to the Opioid Crisis

Posted by on June 14th, 2018 0 comments

This new topic guide from the Rural Health Information Hub identifies rural-specific initiatives and funding opportunities, program examples, and tools and resources focused on prevention, harm reduction, and treatment, to help address this crisis in your rural community. This guide will help you learn about activities underway to address the opioid crisis in rural communities at… Read More »

Posted in: Rural, Substance Addiction and Misuse

Jun

14

Date prong graphic

Men’s Health Month

Posted by on June 14th, 2018 0 comments

June is Men’s Health Month. The Centers for Disease Control says that on average, men in the U.S. die 5.6 years earlier than women, and at higher rates from 9 of the 10 leading causes of death. The Office of Minority Health is focusing on advocating for men and boys to get screenings for preventable… Read More »

Posted in: General

May

10

Date prong graphic

All of Us Research Program Privacy Safeguards

Posted by on May 10th, 2018 0 comments

The NIH All of Us Research Program is an historic effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the United States to accelerate research and improve health. All of Us will serve as a national resource to provide data for thousands of studies covering a variety of health conditions. Participants will… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us

May

10

Date prong graphic

Rural Data Visualizations

Posted by on May 10th, 2018 0 comments

The Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub) provides a Rural Data Visualization resource with access to a range of tools to explore issues that impact rural health. The visualizations are based on data from federal and other publicly available data sources, and illustrate that data in a variety of formats to show how rural areas compare…. Read More »

Posted in: Rural

May

10

Date prong graphic

Prevention Week: May 13-19, 2018

Posted by on May 10th, 2018 0 comments

National Prevention Week in May is the perfect time to remind your community about substance abuse prevention and mental health before summer begins. By hosting an event, you can help raise awareness about the importance of positive mental health and substance use prevention. See the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) toolkit for factsheets,… Read More »

Posted in: Substance Addiction and Misuse

Apr

20

Date prong graphic

Social Justice Behind and Beyond the Bars: Criminal Justice, Health, and Academic Medicine

Posted by on April 20th, 2018 0 comments

The Association of American Medical Colleges’ Health Equity Research and Policy team released the Social Justice Behind and Beyond the Bars: Criminal Justice Health and Academic Medicine toolkit and video series to highlight the unique needs and inequities faced by the currently and formerly incarcerated and their families, and what Academic Medicine – across its research,… Read More »

Posted in: Minority Health Concerns

Apr

20

Date prong graphic

All of Us Research Program Launched

Posted by on April 20th, 2018 0 comments

The National Institutes of Health has launched the All of Us Research Program, a historic effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the United States to accelerate research and improve health. By taking into account individual differences in lifestyle, environment, and biology, researchers will uncover paths toward delivering precision medicine…. Read More »

Posted in: All of Us

Apr

20

Date prong graphic

Get Activity Ideas for National DNA Day

Posted by on April 20th, 2018 0 comments

National DNA Day is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2018. On April 25th, students, teachers and the public can learn more about how advances in genetics and genomics have changed people’s lives and what the future holds. Get ideas for activities to raise awareness and download a starter… Read More »

Posted in: Health Information Literacy

Apr

13

Date prong graphic

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

Posted by on April 13th, 2018 0 comments

National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed each year on April 18. This day is an opportunity to focus on HIV testing, prevention, and treatment among transgender people. It encourages local testing events and testing campaigns to increase HIV status awareness in transgender populations. For further information and resources, please visit HIV.gov, the Centers for… Read More »

Posted in: HIV/AIDS

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012344 with the University of Utah, Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.​

NNLM and NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE are service marks of the US Department of Health and Human Services | Copyright | Download PDF Reader