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Jun

18

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Consumer Health Minute: Vaccines

Posted by on June 18th, 2019 0 comments Tags: ,

According to the CDC the number of measles cases in the first five months of 2019 has surpassed the total number of cases each year for the past 25 years. More than likely, your community has been affected even by just reading the news, social media, or knowing someone living in areas that have reported… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Health Observances, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Jun

17

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Seattle in January, ALA Midwinter

Posted by on June 17th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Today’s guest post is from Karen Schaefer, Director of Langlois Public Library in Oregon.  Langlois Public Library became a network member a little over a year ago when Karen learned about NNLM and began attending our classes. She applied for our PNR Professional Development award to attend ALA Midwinter.  In this post, Karen shares her… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from Network Members, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Jun

12

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Libraries Connecting You to Coverage

Posted by on June 12th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

The next PNR Rendezvous webinar session will be focusing on the Public Library Association (PLA) health insurance education initiative. Libraries Connecting You to Coverage, is part of a national partnership made possible by funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Community Catalyst.  This webinar will help public library staff better understand the importance of… Read More »

Posted in: Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from Network Members, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Jun

10

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Announcing a New Round of NNLM PNR All of Us Health Literacy Outreach Awards!

Posted by on June 10th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

Make a difference in your community by applying for one of our NNLM PNR All of Us Health Literacy Outreach Awards! We’re pleased to offer 5 Health Literacy Outreach Awards, each up to $19,000. The goals of the Awards are to foster awareness of the NIH All of Us Research Program and promote health literacy… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Funding, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

May

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Consumer Health Minute: BHIC blog

Posted by on May 20th, 2019 0 comments Tags:

What is the BHIC blog? Bringing Health Information to the Community (BHIC) blog is hosted by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine with contributors from multiple NNLM regions. The goal is to send out health information directly to community members who may not otherwise have access to timely and useful information. Almost all of… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Public Libraries

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