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Apr

24

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Health Disparities PubMed Special Query Updated

Posted by on April 24th, 2019 Tags:

This month the topic-specific PubMed Special Query, Health Disparities, was updated to include terms and resources on gender and sexual minorities. The search now retrieves over 230,000 citations. The search strategy uses MeSH headings to retrieve indexed citations, plus title and abstract words to obtain other unindexed citations. You may use additional features of PubMed… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Health Disparities, NLM Resources, Public Health, PubMed, Search Tools

Oct

03

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NLM Funding Opportunity: Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities

Posted by on October 3rd, 2018

The NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities funding program is focused on putting research knowledge into practice by providing information resources tailored to meet the needs of health disparity populations and their health care providers. A project can develop and deploy a new information resource or service, or expand and improve an existing… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Funding, Health Disparities, NLM Resources, Public Health

Jul

16

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NLM Announces Digitization of Materials from the Leonidas H. Berry Papers

Posted by on July 16th, 2018

The National Library of Medicine has announced new public access to over 1,600 letters, photographs, and other materials selected and newly-digitized from the Leonidas H. Berry Papers 1907-1982 archival collection, celebrating the career and personal life of the trailblazing physician and civil rights advocate. Social justice activist, medical pioneer, and influential member of the African… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Disparities, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

Jul

05

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June 2018 Midday at the Oasis Webinar Recording Now Available!

Posted by on July 5th, 2018

On June 20, NNLM PSR presented Libraries and the All of Us Research Program: Opportunities for Community Engagement in Public Libraries for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. Kelli Ham, NNLM PSR Community Engagement Librarian, provided an overview of the NIH All of Us Research Program and ways in which NNLM will support new… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Citizen Science, Consumer Health, Health Disparities, Public Health

Mar

28

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March 2018 Midday at the Oasis Webinar Recording Now Available!

Posted by on March 28th, 2018

On March 27, NNLM PSR presented Perspectives in Cultural Competence and Cultural Humility for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. Xan Goodman, Health Sciences Librarian and Assistant Professor at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, was the featured presenter. The session introduced health sciences librarians to the concepts of cultural competence and cultural humility. It… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, Health Disparities

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