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Express Outreach Award Highlights: Improving Response Capabilities of Northern Nevada Emergency Management Specialists through Critical Information Access

Posted by on June 30th, 2016 0 comments

Terry Henner, Head of Outreach Services at Savitt Medical Library, University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno, NV, writes about activities resulting from the 2015-16 NN/LM PSR Express Outreach Award “Improving Response Capabilities of Northern Nevada Emergency Management Specialists through Critical Information Access.”

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, Funding, NLM Products, Outreach, Public Health



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EnviRN-Evidence: New Free Online Learning Resource for Nurses Interested in Environmental Health Evidence

Posted by on May 4th, 2016 0 comments

With support from the NN/LM PSR Express Outreach Awards program, an interdisciplinary team from the University of San Francisco has created EnviRN-Evidence, a new freely accessible online learning program which provides instruction to nurses in finding authoritative environmental health evidence.

Posted in: Consumer Health, Funding, NLM Products, Public Health, Training



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Farewell to Lori Tagawa

Posted by on March 16th, 2016 0 comments

After five years of service as the NN/LM PSR Community Outreach Coordinator, Lori Tagawa has accepted a new position in the UCLA Office of Academic Services beginning April 4. Her last day in the RML will be Friday, April 1

Posted in: General, MedlinePlus, Outreach, Public Health



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Report on Paper Presentation at the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists Annual Conference

Posted by on March 11th, 2016 0 comments

Caroline Marshall, medical librarian at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Library in Los Angeles, recounts her experience co-presenting a paper at the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists 2016 Annual Conference in Philadelphia. She received support to attend the meeting through a NN/LM PSR professional development award.

Posted in: Advocacy, Funding, Outreach, Public Health



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Native Voices in the Southwest: Traveling Exhibit Visits Tucson!

Posted by on January 27th, 2016 0 comments

Yamila El-Khayat, Outreach Services Librarian at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Library in Tucson, summarizes the two-day event Native Voices in the Southwest Conference, featuring a notable address from Dr. Donald A.B. Lindberg, National Library of Medicine Director Emeritus.

Posted in: Advocacy, General, NLM Products, Outreach, Public Health

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