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May

17

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Recording for “Midday at the Oasis: PSR Update” Now Available!

Posted by on May 17th, 2017 0 comments

On April 19, NNLM PSR presented PSR Update! for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. NNLM PSR staff highlighted the new PSR website, registering and signing up for classes and webinars, membership and staff changes. Some NLM updates were also covered. You can view the webinar by visiting our Midday at the Oasis page… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, General, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

May

03

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NLM Announces the Departure of NCBI Director Dr. David Lipman

Posted by on May 3rd, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine today announced the departure of David J. Lipman, MD, who has served as the Director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) since its creation almost 30 years ago. Dr. Lipman is assuming the position of Chief Science Officer at Impossible Foods, a new company applying molecular biology to… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, General, NCBI, PubMed

Apr

28

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New Illustrated History of NLM’s Development Will Be Published June 26, 2017!

Posted by on April 28th, 2017 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine has announced the forthcoming publication, on June 26, 2017, of a new, illustrated history of its development, from the early 19th century through the late 20th century. Co-edited by Jeffrey S. Reznick, PhD, and Kenneth M. Koyle, chief and deputy chief of the NLM History of Medicine Division, and made… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Events, General, NLM Resources

Mar

23

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NLM History of Medicine Lecture on April 6

Posted by on March 23rd, 2017 0 comments

On April 2, 1917, US President Woodrow Wilson asked Congress to declare war against Germany, stating that “The world must be made safe for democracy.” Four days later, on April 6, Congress voted overwhelmingly in favor of a war declaration. As part of the 2017 History of Medicine Lectures, the National Library of Medicine marks… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, Events, General, NLM Resources

Mar

23

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Request for Comments on Proposals for Revision of the Standards for Maintaining, Collecting, and Presenting Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity

Posted by on March 23rd, 2017 0 comments

The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget (OMB), requests comments on the proposals that it has received from the Federal Interagency Working Group for Research on Race and Ethnicity for revisions to OMB’s Standards for Maintaining, Collecting, and Presenting Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity. Comments must be… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, General

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