The MAReport November 18th, 2017
CategoriesCategories Contact Us Archives Region Search

Posts by category: Winter 2013

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


Feb

09

Date prong graphic

Thanks to Our RAC and SAG Members

Posted by on February 9th, 2013 0 comments

Director’s Musings Barbara Epstein, Director It’s hard to believe that we are actively planning for our third contract year of serving as the home of the NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region.  Each of our staff members has grown in ways they couldn’t have imagined when they first joined us. They’ve mastered PR and marketing, bolstered online… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

My Experience with MLA’s Disaster Information Specialization Program

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

Member Spotlight Claire B. Joseph, MS, MA, AHIP Director, Medical Library, South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY Furthering my education and broadening my horizons has always been a vital part of both my professional and personal philosophy.  So when the opportunity arose to take two courses for the new MLA Disaster Information Specialization Program after… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

New Funding Opportunities from NN/LM MAR

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

MAR Highlights Renae Barger, Executive Director Each year MAR offers a variety of funding opportunities for medical, public and school libraries, information centers, and organizations providing health information services.  Such funding supports projects designed to improve health information services; increase awareness and access to biomedical information for health professionals; and educate and empower health care… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

Environmental Health Resources from the National Library of Medicine

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

Out and About Kate Flewelling, Outreach Coordinator The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has created a number of environmental health information resources for health professionals and the public.  This article highlights a few. Household Products Database:  http://householdproducts.nlm.nih.gov/ Ever wonder about all of those unpronounceable ingredients in your shampoo, cleaners and toothpaste?  From dry erase markers… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

What is your Elevator Message?

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

Sharing & Caring Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator My idea of an “elevator message” is to be able to deliver an important message from you to someone in your organization in the brief time you spend on an elevator ride. An elevator message needs to be:   focused brief, no more than 90 seconds… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

Specialize in Consumer Health: MLA’s Consumer Health Information Specialization Program

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

Consumer Connections Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator   Are you a librarian or health professional that provides consumer health services?  If so, you may be interested in the Medical Library Association (MLA) Consumer Health Information Specialization Program (CHIS):  http://www.mlanet.org/education/chc/. The goals of CHIS are to: improve health information services for consumers create partners in the… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Feb

08

Date prong graphic

Announcing a New Technology Webinar Series: TechTime

Posted by on February 8th, 2013 0 comments

CyberCast Missy Harvey, Technology and Communication Coordinator As the Technology Coordinator for the Middle Atlantic Region, one of my roles is to help all of you with technology-related challenges you face in your libraries, organizations, and jobs.  So I’m going to begin offering a new series of webinars called TechTime. The webinars will be free… Read More »

Posted in: Winter 2013

Quarterly Issues

This project is funded by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012342 with the University of Pittsburgh, Health Sciences Library System.

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