Tags: citizen science
To celebrate Citizen Science Day 2019 on April 13, the Stall Catchers Megathon, a worldwide event, provided the opportunity for any member of the general public to engage in real science by joining a game format to analyze actual research data related to Alzheimer’s disease.
Tags: graphic medicine
NNLM PSR staff member Jerry Kauppila writes about his experience attending the New England Graphic Medicine ComicCon and workshop, hosted by the NNLM New England Region on April 10 at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester.
Elena Azadbakht, Health Sciences Librarian at the University of Nevada, Reno, writes about her experience in the inaugural NNLM eight-week online course “RDM 101: Biomedical and Health Research Data Management Training for Librarians” and subsequent opportunity to attend the 4th Annual Data Day, sponsored by the University of Cincinnati.
NLM Associate Director for Library Operations Joyce Backus has announced that beginning in June 2019, the National Network Coordinating Office (NNCO) will be renamed the Office of Engagement and Training (OET) and become NLM’s organizational home for outreach functions.
Alice Ho, Librarian at Santiago Canyon College in Orange, CA, writes about the experience of hosting the NLM traveling exhibit “Pick Your Poison: Intoxicating Pleasures & Medical Prescriptions,” March 27 to May 3.