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Dec

19

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ClinicalTrials.gov Updated with Further Enhancements to Functionality

Posted by on December 19th, 2017

As part of an ongoing effort to enhance the functionality of NLM’s ClinicalTrials.gov resource, NLM released the next phase of updates on December 18, 2017.

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

Dec

13

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NIH All of Us Research Program Traveling Exhibit Visits the University of Arizona in Tucson!

Posted by on December 13th, 2017

Yamila El-Khayat, Outreach Services Librarian at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Library in Tucson writes about her experience visiting the traveling exhibit to promote the NIH All of Us Research Program.

Posted in: Blog, Data, Outreach, Public Health

Dec

08

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Resources to Support California Wildfires Response & Recovery

Posted by on December 8th, 2017

California Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency related to fires in Ventura County, San Diego County, and Los Angeles County. NLM’s Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) has compiled many resources to assist with response and recovery from the wildfires, including information guides with curated, reliable information from vetted federal, state, and local governments and organizations.

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Emergency Preparedness, NLM Products, Public Health

Nov

29

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NIH’s All of Us Research Program Partners with NNLM to Reach Target Communities Through Local Public Libraries

Posted by on November 29th, 2017

The NIH All of Us Research Program and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) have joined forces to raise awareness about the program, a landmark effort to advance precision medicine. Through this collaboration, the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) has received a $4.5 million award for a three-year pilot program to support community engagement efforts by public libraries across the United States and to improve participant access. As a result of this development, Kelli Ham has transitioned to the new role of NNLM PSR Community Engagement Librarian.

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Data, Funding, Outreach, Public Health

Oct

16

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California Wildfires Declared Public Health Emergency

Posted by on October 16th, 2017

Acting Health and Human Services Director Eric D. Hargan has declared a public health emergency in California due to wildfires. NLM’s Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) has compiled many resources to assist with response and recovery from the wildfires, including information guides with curated, reliable information from vetted federal, state, and local governments and organizations.

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, NLM Products, Public Health

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