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Feb

16

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Ending the Stigma – A Mental Health Series: Lindenwood University Library Services

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Dana Abbey – Community Engagement Coordinator/Colorado With funding from the Network of the National Library of Medicine, MidContinental Region (NNLM MCR), Lindenwood University Library Services, in St. Charles, Missouri planned a series of events to engage students and faculty in addressing the stigma associated with mental illness. Initially, the library planned in-person programming but quickly… Read More »

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Feb

16

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Announcing the #citeNLM Spring 2021 Wikipedia Edit-a-thon!

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The Network of the National Library of Medicine is excited to announce its #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon campaign for Spring 2021! Join us for the month of March in our campaign to improve health information on Wikipedia using NLM and other quality health information resources. Our focus this campaign is on Healthy Aging topics, which includes… Read More »

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Feb

11

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Call for Proposals to Present at the NNLM COVID-19 Infodemic Symposium April 8-9, 2021

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The Network of the National Library of Medicine invites proposals for a virtual symposium: Responding to the COVID-19 Infodemic, on April 8th-9th, 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the disparities of underserved, minority, and underrepresented communities. This includes ensuring equal understanding of accurate health information, education in hard hit communities, and valuing inclusion in clinical research… Read More »

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Feb

10

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Translating Health Information Materials for Healthier Communities

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Kiara Comfort, Education and Outreach Coordinator, for Mid Continental Region in Nebraska worked with the Nebraska Urban Indian Health Coalition’s clinic to create a way to promote health literacy to its patients. We discussed the need to have materials available in multiple languages to serve its diverse community and what those materials may be. NUIHC provided materials that would… Read More »

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Feb

08

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Common Questions and Answers About the COVID-19 Vaccines

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With the production and release of the COVID-19 vaccines, there have been many questions circulating from the public. What are the side effects?  Am I eligible to get vaccinated? Are there fees involved? And many more. With these concerns, the State of Utah COVID-19 Response Team created a flyer to help answer these questions. The… Read More »

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Network of the National Library of Medicine/MidContinental Region (NN/LM-MCR)
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Salt Lake City, UT 84112-5890
Phone: 801-587-3650
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.

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