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May

12

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Resources Focusing on the Opioid Epidemic

Posted by on May 12th, 2017 0 comments

The following is news from the NIH/NLM Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have declared opioid abuse an epidemic, calling it a serious public health issue. Two states, Florida and Maryland, have recently declared states of emergency in response to the opioid crisis. NIH MedlinePlus magazine has an… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from NLM, Public Health

Mar

08

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PNR Rendezvous webinar March 15

Posted by on March 8th, 2017 0 comments

When: Wednesday March 15, 1:00pm PT, Noon Alaska, 2:00pm Mountain How to connect: https://nnlm.gov/class/retracted-articles-pubmed/6689 (no registration required) A lot can happen after work is published. Work can progress, leaving findings supported, out-of-date, or refuted. Others can have questions for the authors, or identify problems. The records of a range of these post-publication activities find their way into… Read More »

Posted in: News from NLM, Training & Education

Feb

06

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All of Us Research Program Announces Funding Opportunity for Community Partners

Posted by on February 6th, 2017 0 comments

An announcement regarding the Precision Medicine Initiative All of Us Research Program which may be of interest to public and medical libraries who could be eligible partners. Please note scheduled informational webinar on February 10, 9:00 – 10:00am PT. Register The National Institutes of Health has announced a new opportunity for organizations interested in helping… Read More »

Posted in: News from NIH, News from NLM, Public Health, Public Libraries

Jan

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NLM Announces Two New Appointments in Library Operations!

Posted by on January 12th, 2017 0 comments

National Library of Medicine Associate Director for Library Operations Joyce Backus has announced the appointment of Amanda J. Wilson as Head of the National Network Coordinating Office (NNCO); and the appointment of Mark Ziomek as Chief, Public Services Division, both in NLM Library Operations. Ms. Wilson will lead the office responsible for coordinating NLM’s nationwide… Read More »

Posted in: News from NLM, News From NN/LM PNR

Dec

06

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Updated Online CE’s Now Available for the Disaster Information Specialization

Posted by on December 6th, 2016 0 comments

From the Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC): Do you have some down time as 2016 comes to a close? Or maybe you made a resolution way back in January that you would learn something new this year?  We have a suggestion for how to end 2016 with a flourish! The NLM Basic Level Courses… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, News from NLM, Training & Education

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