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AAHSL and NLM Announce 2019 Leadership Fellows and Mentors

Posted by on August 15th, 2018

The Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) have announced the five members of the 2018-2019 cohort of the NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program. The jointly sponsored program matches fellows and mentors in a one-year leadership development program. Since the program began in 2002, 54% of fellow graduates have… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, General



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Dr. Dina Paltoo Named NLM Assistant Director for Policy Development

Posted by on July 30th, 2018

NLM Director Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has announced the appointment of Dina Paltoo, PhD, MPH, as NLM Assistant Director for Policy Development. In this role, she leads NLM’s policy and legislative activities which promote access to scientific data and information, as well as health information technology. Dr. Paltoo had performed the duties in an… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, General



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NNLM Course Offering Begins April 30: Planning Outcomes-Based Programs

Posted by on April 20th, 2018

The NNLM Evaluation Office is offering a 5-week workshop on outcomes-based program planning, running from April 30 – June 4. In the words of the immortal Yogi Berra, “if you don’t know where you’re going, you might not get there.” Participants will learn how to identify desired outcomes, create an outcomes-based project plan using logic… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, General



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NNLM Historical Overview for 1985-2015 Published!

Posted by on April 9th, 2018

Test your historical knowledge of NNLM by answering the following questions: What year saw the adoption of the official name, National Network of Libraries of Medicine? Which five-year NNLM contract period included the establishment of three new NNLM Centers? Which five-year NNLM contract period received extra funds to support consumer health projects? In what year… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Events, General, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Public Health, PubMed



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NLM History of Medicine Lecture on April 5

Posted by on April 2nd, 2018

Trevor Owens, PhD, will speak at 11:00 AM PDT on April 5th at the National Library of Medicine on Scientists’ Hard Drives, Databases, and Blogs: Preservation Intent and Source Criticism in the Digital History of Science, Technology and Medicine. He is the Head of Digital Content Management at the Library of Congress and the author of three… Read More »

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

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