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Posted by on June 26th, 2020 Posted in: Weekly Postings

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COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation.
Get the latest public health information from CDC: https://www.coronavirus.gov
Get the latest research information from NIH: https://www.nih.gov/coronavirus

Introducing the NNLM Public Health Webinar Series: This new webinar series includes regular training on a range of health information topics relevant to the public health workforce. If you’re a public health professional, mark your calendar for the second Wednesday of every other month from 2:00-2:45 PM EST starting July 8, 2020. Join us to learn about topics such as data in community health assessment and finding health information related to emergency preparedness. More topics will be announced soon!

Reducing Your Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease with My MedlinePlus: In the latest edition of the My MedlinePlus Newsletter you can learn about how to reduce your risk of Alzheimer’s disease, give your eyes a break, recognize Lyme disease, and more!

Network of the National Library of Medicine News

Upcoming CHES Continuing Education Opportunities – MARquee News Highlights

Funding Spotlight: Modeling Responsive Librarianship in a Pediatric Behavioral Health Facility – SEA Currents

Lyme Disease: A Community-Based Citizen Education Project – Midwest Matters, from GMR

African-American/Black Experiences and Anti-Racism in Graphic Medicine – NER Update

Join the RD3 Content Advisory Board – SEA Currents

New on YouTube: Boost Box: Consumer Health Data Literacy, June 11, 2020


NIH One Step Closer to Speeding Delivery of COVID-19 Testing Technologies to Those Who Need It Most Through RADx-UPNLM Musings from the Mezzanine, Innovations in Health Information from the Director of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

How We Help the Body Breathe – Circulating Now, from the Historical Collections of the National Library of Medicine

Swimming with the High-Tech Sharks to Improve COVID-19 TestingNIH Director’s Blog

NLM Welcomes Applications to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine for 2021

NIH Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) Funding Opportunity Announcements

Subscribe to the NLM Technical Bulletin for the latest updates on NLM tools you may be using! The current issue addressed the recent transition to the new PubMed.

NLM and NNLM Educational Opportunities

NNLM and NLM classes are free and open to all. Please feel free to share our training opportunities!

July 2020

Introduction to Community Needs Assessment: Finding the Data – July 8, 2:00-2:45 PM ET

Getting Started with Information Outreach in your Community: An Introduction – July 9, 1:00-2:00 PM ET

Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library – July 10-August 7, 2020

Fostering Mutuality: How One Library Prepared for the Opioid Crisis – July 14, 12:00-1:00 PM ET

How PubMed Works: Introduction – July 14, 2:00-3:30 PM ET

NNLM Reading Club Presents… The Digital Doctor in the Age of COVID-19 – July 14, 3:00-4:00 PM ET

I am … Safe Zone: Gender This – July 15, 12:00-1:00 PM ET

Using the Community Tool Box to support health education and health promotion efforts – July 15, 4:00-5:00 PM ET

Food Literacy for Families, Libraries, and Communities: South Carolina Read Eat Grow – July 16, 1:00-2:00 PM ET

From A(ddiction) to Z(its): Supporting Teens with Health Information – July 16, 3:00-4:00 PM ET

Health Issues in the Headlines: Learning to Read Between the Lines – July 20-August 14, 2020

How PubMed Works: MeSH – July 21, 2:00-3:30 PM ET

How PubMed Works: ATM – July 23, 2:00-3:30 PM ET

Mino Izhiwebzi (“Good Health”) – July 29, 2:00-3:00 PM ET

August 2020

Health and Wellness @ the Library: The Essentials of Providing Consumer Health Services – August 3-August 28, 2020

Roles for Medical Librarians in Graphic Medicine: Discovery, Access, and Beyond – August 5, 2:00-3:00 PM ET

I am … Safe Zone: Messages I Learned – August 12, 12:00-1:00 PM ET

On-Demand Learning

Looking for self-paced learning opportunities? Check out the classes below that are available to begin at any time! You can also watch recordings from past NNLM classes on a broad range of topics.

*Please note that the class registration system requires obtaining an NNLM account prior to registration. Learn how to register for classes from the NTO.

Other Items of Interest

Job Postings:

AHRQ Health Literacy Funding Opportunity

On-demand webinars available from the Public Library Association (PLA)

Find the Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Search Strategy That Works for You – July 8, 2:00-3:30 PM ET – Sponsored by MLA; $65 for members / $85 for non-members.

A Path to Reproductive Justice: Research, Practice and Policies – July 14, 2:00-3:30 PM ET – Sponsored by the American Public Health Association (APHA).

Philadelphia FIGHT’s HIV Prevention & Education Virtual Conference – June 1-June 30, 2020

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