[Skip to Content]
Visit us on Facebook Visit us on FacebookVisit us on Twitter Visit us on TwitterVisit us on Facebook Visit us on InstagramVisit our RSS Feed View our RSS Feed
Dragonfly April 1st, 2020
CategoriesCategoriesCategories Contact UsContact Us ArchivesArchives Region/OfficeRegion SearchSearch

Posts by category: Technology

You are viewing the post list, filtered by category type. Select a post below for the full content.


Mar

23

Date prong graphic

DataFlash: Pandemic Response Hackathon, March 27-29

Posted by on March 23rd, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

COVID-19 Pandemic Response Virtual Hackathon, March 27-29 Event Description: The Pandemic Response Hackathon is a virtual hackathon aimed at better understanding and mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and future pandemics. The goal is to bring public health professionals alongside the technology community’s talent to contribute to the world’s response to the pandemic. Hackathon projects will… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Emergency Preparedness, Public Health, Technology

Jul

18

Date prong graphic

Langlois Village Healthy Initiative

Posted by on July 18th, 2019 0 comments

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. Her library applied for the Technology & Community award.  In this post, Karen shares how the library used… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, News from Network Members, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries, Technology

May

14

Date prong graphic

DataFlash: Can Librarians Hack it for Health? Yes!!!

Posted by on May 14th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

Can librarians hack it in a hackathon?  The answer to that question is a resounding yes!!!  As a former hackathon librarian participant, I can confidently give you my word that librarians are an asset to any hackathon team. From April 12th-14th, 2019, I, a health sciences librarian, flew out to Spokane, WA from Seattle, WA… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Data Science, Public Health, Technology

Apr

10

Date prong graphic

April PNR Rendezvous: Learning Data Visualization

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

Data is everywhere and trying to make sense of it can be overwhelming and complex but also revealing. Data visualization helps to communicate more clearly the significance of the information. How to do that? Come and attend the April session of the PNR Rendezvous to learn some tips and tricks from staff from the University… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Technology, Training & Education

Mar

15

Date prong graphic

DataFlash: Healthy Paradigm Shifts – Hacking Behavioral Health’s Future

Posted by on March 15th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , ,

What is a healthcare hackathon? Generally speaking, a healthcare hackathon is a social event that focuses on building small and innovative technology projects that aim to resolve healthcare challenges. “Hackathon” is a portmanteau of the words “hack” and “marathon,” which in turn translates into some kind of race against the clock to solve challenges. MIT… Read More »

Posted in: Data Science, Public Health, Technology

Archived Content


Developed resources reported in this program are supported by the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health (NIH) under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012343 with the University of Washington.

NNLM and NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE are service marks of the US Department of Health and Human Services | Copyright | Download PDF Reader