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Apr

28

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Expanding Telehealth Services at Rural Hawaii School-Based Health Clinics

Posted by on April 28th, 2021 Tags: , ,

Many of the youth in the communities served by Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center (WCCHC) struggled to sufficiently access telehealth services for a variety of reasons.

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, Funding, Outreach

Apr

17

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Reflections on Graphic Medicine and Medical Libraries

Posted by on April 17th, 2021 Tags: , , , ,

by Renée A. Torres, MLIS San Jose State University Diversity, equity, inclusion (DEI), antiracism, and social justice are buzzwords in higher education and libraries right now. However, as a new graduate from San José State University’s School of Information, I am keenly aware that library and information science (LIS) professionals must actively work toward making… Read More »

Posted in: Advocacy, Funding, Graphic Medicine, NLM Products, PubMed

Nov

16

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UCSF Receives NNLM PSR Subaward: “The San Francisco Bay Area’s Response to the AIDS Epidemic: Digitizing and Providing Universal Access to Historical AIDS Records”

Posted by on November 16th, 2020 Tags: , , , ,

NNLM PSR recently awarded the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), for a subaward digitizing archival collections related to the early days of the AIDS epidemic in the San Francisco Bay Area with the goal of making them widely accessible to the public.

Posted in: Advocacy, General

Jul

06

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Increase in NNLM PSR Outreach Award Funding – Apply Now!

Posted by on July 6th, 2020

We are pleased to announce the availability of the Call for Applications (CFA) for Express Outreach Awards (up to $20k) and Outreach Mini-Awards (up to $9k)!

Posted in: Advocacy, Announcements, Funding, Outreach

Jun

30

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Supporting Neurodiverse Learners: New Resource Guide

Posted by on June 30th, 2020

Neurodiversity, the concept and perspective that individuals with “atypical” behavioral traits or brain function are normal, or even exceptional, learners and thinkers, is relatively new, understudied, and misunderstood. This new resource guide aims to help users build tools and experiences that are accessible to all learners.

Posted in: Advocacy, K-12 Resources, Technology

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