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Health Information Outreach Funding Opportunities from NLM and NIH

Posted by on August 31st, 2016

Do you know where to find grant and funding opportunities from the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) related to health information outreach? The Outreach and Special Populations Branch (OSPB) of the National Library of Medicine provides a webpage with links for locating Information Outreach Funding Opportunities from NLM, NIH, and the National… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, NLM Resources, Search Tools

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Household Products Database Provides Access to Safety Data Sheets

Posted by on August 31st, 2016

The National Library of Medicine’s Household Products Database (HPD) provides access to manufacturer developed Safety Data Sheets (SDS; formerly called Material Safety Data Sheets, MSDS) which describe the chemical properties of each product, including physical data, health effects, first aid, reactivity, storage, handling, disposal, personal protection, and spill/leak procedures. As required by OSHA, information within… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Environmental Health and Toxicology, NLM Resources, Public Health

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Freely Available Print Guides for NLM Resources

Posted by on August 30th, 2016

The Outreach and Special Populations Branch of the National Library of Medicine provides a variety of brochures, fact sheets, and wallet cards related to consumer health, minority health, HIV/AIDS resources, and many other important health topics. Following are a few of the useful resources that can be downloaded as PDFs, printed, and shared with patrons,… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Mobile Devices, NLM Resources, Public Health

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Data Science Training Opportunity in Deep Learning on 9/8 @ 12:00 PM PDT

Posted by on August 29th, 2016

On Thursday, September 8, the one-hour presentation Overview of Deep Learning in Healthcare was held from 12:00-1:00 PM PDT. The session was recorded and is available for viewing through NIH Videocast. Abstract: Machine Learning (ML) has become a core technology underlying many modern applications, especially in healthcare. Machine learning techniques provide powerful methods for analyzing… Read More »

Posted in: Data, Education & Training

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NLM Job Announcements: Two Leadership Positions Now Posted Through September 19

Posted by on August 26th, 2016

The National Library of Medicine is seeking candidates to apply for two important leadership vacancies, Chief of the Public Services Division and Head of the National Network Coordinating Office of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. NLM invites applications from candidates who are looking to contribute to the Library’s programs and mission as the… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, General

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