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Express Outreach Award Highlights: Leveraging Health Literacy and Community Health Resources to Improve Senior Care in Nevada

Posted by on July 3rd, 2018

Terry Henner, Head of Outreach Services at the Savitt Medical Library at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno, presents highlights of an outreach project funded through the NNLM PSR Express Outreach Award program, with a main goal of strengthening and enhancing access to local and national health information resources for the Washoe County community of seniors and their caregivers.

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



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NNLM “All of Us” National Program Launches May 6: You Can Get Involved!

Posted by on April 18th, 2018

The NNLM “All of Us” National Program officially launches on Sunday, May 6. In addition, an informational webinar on involvement opportunities for NNLM members will be held on April 30 at 11:00am PDT.

Posted in: All of Us, Announcements, Consumer Health, Data, Outreach, Precision Medicine, Public Health



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Eric Dishman to Deliver 2018 NLM/MLA Leiter Lecture Videocast on May 9

Posted by on April 12th, 2018

Eric Dishman, director of the All of Us Research Program at NIH, will deliver the 2018 Joseph Leiter National Library of Medicine/Medical Library Association Lecture live broadcast on Wednesday, May 9, at 10:30 AM PDT. The lecture is open to the public. The featured presentation will be “Precision Communications for Precision Health: Challenges and Strategies for Reaching All of Us.”

Posted in: All of Us, Announcements, Consumer Health, Data, Outreach, Precision Medicine, Public Health



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Request for Information: Submit Research Questions to Inform Development of the NIH All of Us Research Program!

Posted by on January 31st, 2018

The NIH has issued a Request for Information to solicit “use cases” or input on health problems or research questions of interest that the All of Us Research Program could potentially help address. Responses must be submitted by February 23 using the program’s IdeaScale website.

Posted in: All of Us, Announcements, Consumer Health, Data, Outreach, Precision Medicine, Public Health



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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

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