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NLM’s Outreach and Special Populations Branch Announces Retirement of Social Media Accounts

Posted by on December 13th, 2017

The NLM Outreach and Special Populations Branch (OSPB) will be retiring the following pages and social media accounts in January 2018: Twitter Account @NLM_OSP: This account will be retired on January 1, 2018. For health information resources for specific populations, follow @NLM_SIS. NLM 4 Caregivers: The NLM 4 Caregivers project page and all related social media… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Social networking

Dec

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Two Free Webinars Featuring NLM’s 2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)!

Posted by on December 7th, 2017

Join the NLM and NNLM Training Office for two upcoming training events in January, introducing you to 2018 MeSH and how to adjust to MeSH changes in PubMed searches and alerts. NLM Webinar: 2018 MeSH Highlights Date and time: Friday, January 5, 2018, 10:00 am PST Join NLM staff for a highlights tour of the… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, NLM Resources, PubMed, Search Tools

Dec

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New Program Release Feature in NLM’s Value Set Authority Center (VSAC)

Posted by on December 5th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine Value Set Authority Center (VSAC) has announced a new user interface that displays program releases of value sets on the VSAC homepage. Additionally, the page has a sleek new look and intuitive filters for program-related value sets. All functionality and underlying data remain the same. The new user interface displays… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Data, Electronic Health Records, NLM Resources, Search Tools

Dec

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NIH Request for Information (RFI) on the Tribal Health Research Office (THRO) Strategic Plan (FY 2018-2022)

Posted by on December 5th, 2017

A Request for Information (RFI) has been issued to invite comments and suggestions on the first National Institutes of Health (NIH) Tribal Health Research Office (THRO) Strategic Plan, to solicit input from stakeholders, including members of the scientific, tribal, advocacy, and patient communities; basic, clinical, and translational scientists; as well as other interested members of… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Health Disparities, Healthcare Professionals

Dec

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MedlinePlus Health Topic Printing Enhancement!

Posted by on December 4th, 2017

NLM’s MedlinePlus team has announced the release of an enhancement that allows users to choose what they want to print from a health topic web page: just the summary text, or the full page including the summary and all links. Users need to click the grey printer button on the page to choose an option:… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

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