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Apr

25

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Chock-a-Block Full – Learning from the NYUHSL Research Data Management Team!

Posted by on April 25th, 2019

NNLM PSR Network member Andrea Lynch, Scholarly Communication Librarian at the City of Hope Lee Graff Medical & Scientific Library, describes her intensive three-day learning experience with the New York University Health Sciences Library Research Data Management team of experts, supported by NNLM Training Office Data Management Professional Development Funding.

Posted in: Advocacy, Data, Funding, Training

Apr

22

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Citizen Science Day Megathon Promotes Alzheimer’s Disease Research!

Posted by on April 22nd, 2019 Tags:

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.

Posted in: Advocacy, Citizen Science, Consumer Health, Data, Outreach, Public Health

Apr

19

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NNLM New England Region Hosts the New England Graphic Medicine ComicCon & Workshop

Posted by on April 19th, 2019 Tags:

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.

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, Outreach, Public Health

Apr

17

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Report on the 4th Annual “Data Day” at the University of Cincinnati

Posted by on April 17th, 2019 Tags: ,

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.

Posted in: Advocacy, Data, Training

Mar

28

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Announcing the NNLM Spring 2019 Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon on May 6!

Posted by on March 28th, 2019 Tags:

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine is continuing its efforts to improve consumer health information on Wikipedia with its third Edit-a-Thon event on May 6, 2019, focusing on the topic of health equity. An in-person editing session will be held at the MLA Annual Meeting in Chicago.

Posted in: Advocacy, Announcements, Consumer Health, NLM Products, Public Health, Training

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