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Dec

20

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In 2018, I resolve to…

Posted by on December 20th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , , ,

Definition of Resolve, transitive verb 5: to reach a firm decision about: resolve to get more sleep; resolve disputed points in a text. Source: Merriam-Webster In the work world, there are all sorts of “new years”, usually tied to the fiscal or funding cycles of the workplace. When I worked in public libraries, our fiscal… Read More »

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Nov

20

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Brushing Up on Cold Remedies

Posted by on November 20th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , ,

The first week in November, I felt a tickle in my throat. Within twenty-four hours, this developed into a full-fledged head cold. Fever, sore throat, stuffy nose. Misery. As the symptoms dragged on, I found myself wanting a miracle cure. HealthDay posted this article just as a cough was settling into my chest. As the article… Read More »

Posted in: Commentary, NLM Resources

Oct

11

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Exploring Hunger and Graphic Medicine with MEDstudio@JEFF and Design Philadelphia

Posted by on October 11th, 2017 1 comment Tags: ,

Last week I had the great pleasure to travel to Philadelphia to participate on the opening panel for this year’s MEDstudio@JEFF collaboration with Design Philadelphia. The short description of the event is that artist Tom Judd is spending a week creating a mural of 7,500 apples, with each apple representing 100 people, in order to… Read More »

Posted in: Commentary, Graphic Medicine

Sep

26

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Science Boot Camp 2017 – Scholarship Recipient Blog Post 6

Posted by on September 26th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , ,

This is the sixth and final blog post in a series authored by individuals who received scholarships to attend the 2017 Science Boot Camp held at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst on June 14-16, 2017. Read the first post here, second post here, third post here, forth post here, and fifth post here.  ~~~~~~~~~~ New England Science Boot… Read More »

Posted in: Commentary

Sep

18

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Science Boot Camp 2017 – Scholarship Recipient Blog Post 5

Posted by on September 18th, 2017 0 comments Tags: , , ,

This is the fifth blog post in a series authored by individuals who received scholarships to attend the 2017 Science Boot Camp held at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst on June 14-16, 2017. Please watch for more posts about this event and from scholarship recipients in the upcoming weeks. Read the first post here, second… Read More »

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