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Jan

13

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NNLM Training Class: Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians: Databases, Tools, and Clinical Applications, January 29 – May 18

Posted by on January 13th, 2018

Registration is available for the new National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO) learning opportunity, Bioinformatics and Biology Essentials for Librarians: Databases, Tools, and Clinical Applications, a 16-week, self-paced course worth 25 hours of continuing education credit from the Medical Library Association. The course will run January 29 – May 18. Registration closes… Read More »

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

Nov

30

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NCBI to Assist in Southern California Genomics Hackathon in January

Posted by on November 30th, 2017

On January 10-12, 2018, the NCBI will help with a bioinformatics hackathon hosted by San Diego State University. The hackathon will focus on advanced bioinformatics analysis of next generation sequencing data, proteomics, and metadata. This event is for researchers, including students and postdocs, who have already engaged in the use of bioinformatics data or in… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Data, Education & Training, Events, Informatics, NCBI

Jul

27

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NLM Biomedical Informatics Course to Be Suspended for Restructuring

Posted by on July 27th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine Biomedical Informatics Course will be suspended as the Library identifies new ways the course can help accelerate research and better leverage NLM resources for discovery and accountability. The fall session of the course, delivered in partnership with Augusta University in Georgia, will proceed as scheduled September 10-16, 2017. The NLM… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Education & Training, Informatics, NLM Resources

Jun

30

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NTO Webinar on July 26: “5 Questions You Can Answer with NCBI Protein and Structure Databases”

Posted by on June 30th, 2017

Registration is available for the next installment of the NNLM Training Office (NTO) Bioinformatics Education 5 Questions series of webinars, on Wednesday, July 26, 10:00-11:00 AM PDT. In this session, NCBI scientists Peter Cooper and Bonnie Maidak discuss the Protein and Structure databases, through the frame of real questions sent to the NCBI Help Desk…. Read More »

Posted in: Data, Education & Training, Informatics, NCBI, NLM Resources

Mar

07

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NLM Announces Addition of CDC’s Vaccines Administered Data to RxNorm Terminology

Posted by on March 7th, 2017

The National Library of Medicine has announced the addition of CVX (Vaccines Administered) as a new data source to RxNorm. The addition of CVX data to RxNorm helps facilitate the electronic exchange of vaccine information in electronic health records. CVX includes both active and inactive vaccines available in the United States. CVX codes for inactive… Read More »

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

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