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Jan

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Apply Now! NLM Associate Fellowship Program

Posted by on January 17th, 2017 0 comments

The NLM Associate Fellowship Program offers a formal curriculum with exposure to library operations, research and development, intramural and extramural research, development and lifecycle of the NLM web-based products and services and the extensive outreach and education program reaching consumers, special populations, health professionals and librarians. In the second half of the year, Associate Fellows… Read More »

Posted in: Education, Employment, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH

Jan

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Updated Disaster Health Information Courses from NLM

Posted by on January 13th, 2017 0 comments

NLM disaster health information courses have been updated and reformatted for 2017! These self-paced online courses allow you to earn CE credits from the Medical Library Association, and can lead to an MLA Disaster Information Specialization certificate. These courses can also be accessed in the Public Health Foundation TRAIN. The enhanced NLM Disaster Health Training… Read More »

Posted in: Education, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH, Outreach

Jan

09

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#Glaucoma Awareness Month: Resources from NLM

Posted by on January 9th, 2017 0 comments

From the Outreach and Special Populations Branch: January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, and the Glaucoma Research Foundation estimates that more than 3 million people in the US are affected by the condition.  According to MedlinePlus, Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve, and it is a leading cause… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH, Outreach, Public Health

Dec

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BD2K 2017 Webinar Series: Fundamentals of Data Science

Posted by on December 20th, 2016 0 comments

The NIH Big Data to Knowledge program is pleased to announce the spring semester of The BD2K Guide to the Fundamentals of Data Science, a series of online lectures given by experts from across the country covering a range of diverse topics in data science.  This course is an introductory overview that assumes no prior… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Education, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH

Dec

07

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Flu Shot Resources from NLM

Posted by on December 7th, 2016 0 comments

From the NLM Outreach and Special Populations Branch: The flu, also called influenza, is a potentially serious respiratory infection caused by a number of viruses, and getting the flu vaccination every year is the best way to lower your chance of getting the flu and spreading it to others.  National Influenza Vaccination Week 2016 is… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, News from NLM/NIH, Public Health

Dec

01

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Data Science and Visualization Institute for Librarians

Posted by on December 1st, 2016 0 comments

Save the Date!  The Data Science and Visualization Institute for Librarians will be held April 24-28, 2017 at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library, North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina. Applications for the Institute will be accepted beginning on Dec 12, 2016. https://www.lib.ncsu.edu/datavizinstitute The Data Science and Visualization Institute for Librarians is a week-long course… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Education, Evaluation, Funding, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH

Nov

23

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Resources for Hospice Palliative Care

Posted by on November 23rd, 2016 0 comments

From the Outreach and Special Populations Branch: Hospice care is end-of-life care provided by healthcare professionals and volunteers who give medical, psychological, and spiritual support to the terminally ill, while palliative care is treatment of the discomfort, symptoms, and stress of serious illness. Hospice care always included palliative care. November is National Hospice Palliative Care Month,… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Health Professionals, News from NLM/NIH, Public Health

Nov

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NIH Requests Information on Strategies for Data Management, Sharing and Citation

Posted by on November 21st, 2016 0 comments

From the Outreach and Special Populations Branch: The NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts, NIH published a Request for Information (RFI) that seeks public comments on strategies for data management, sharing, and citation in order to consider: what, when, and how data should be managed and shared; and, setting standards for citing shared data and… Read More »

Posted in: Evaluation, News from NLM/NIH, Outreach

Nov

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Request for Participation: NLM 4 Caregivers 2016 User Survey

Posted by on November 17th, 2016 0 comments

Are you a family caregiver, or do you know or work with family caregivers?  Take the NLM 4 Caregivers 2016 User Survey, and help National Library of Medicine to identify the kinds of health information most needed by family caregivers and the best ways to share this information. The survey can be accessed at the… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Evaluation, News from NLM/NIH, Public Health

Nov

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NLM Request for Information

Posted by on November 9th, 2016 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine is undertaking a Strategic Planning Process and is soliciting input from its broad stakeholder community, including our Network members. Please ensure that your feedback is included in our strategic visioning. Response Date: January 9, 2017 Please direct all inquiries to: Office of Health Information Programs Development National Library of Medicine… Read More »

Posted in: Evaluation, In the Region, News from NLM/NIH

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