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Words Matter

Posted by on August 31st, 2018 0 comments Tags: , , ,

Who do you think would receive the better medical care… an “abuser” or a person who suffers from “substance use disorder”? Nearly 21 million people in the US have a substance use disorder, however, just ten percent of that number actually get treatment. What keeps people from getting the help they need? The number one… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources, Patient Engagement, Public Health, Webinars

Aug

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Biomedical and Health Research Data Management Training for Librarians

Posted by on August 27th, 2018 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Health sciences librarians are invited to apply for the online course, Biomedical and Health Research Data Management Training for Librarians, offered by the NNLM Training Office (NTO). The course is a free, 7-week online class with engaging lessons, practical activities and a final project. The course runs October 15 – December 14, 2018. The goal… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

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2018 Comics and Medicine Conference Highlights

Posted by on August 27th, 2018 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

  Held this year in White River Junction, VT at the Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) and Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH), the 9th Annual Comics in Medicine Conference brought together a mix of creators, medical professionals, librarians and others to discuss how graphic novels are being used by a wide array of professionals and artists… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Graphic Medicine

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What Did You Do This Summer? Summer Camp

Posted by on August 20th, 2018 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

One of the questions always asked on the first day back from summer break is: “What did you do this summer?” For many kids summer camp may be involved, either as a camper or as a camp counselor. Summer camp experiences can have a multitude of positive influences, such as building character, teaching independence and… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

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Science Boot Camp for Librarians – Scholarship Recipient Post 7

Posted by on August 20th, 2018 0 comments Tags: , ,

This is the seventh blog post in a series authored by twelve individuals who received scholarships to attend the 2018 Science Boot Camp held at Brandeis University on June 13-15, 2018. In this installment, describes science boot camp as a networking event. Please watch for more posts about resources from this event and views from… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

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