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Free Webinar on November 29: Best Practices for Social Media Accessibility

Posted by on November 14th, 2016

Registration is available for the next session in the Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series, Getting Social: Best Practices for Social Media Accessibility, on November 29, from 10:00 to 11:30 AM PST. It will provide helpful tips and practices to ensure that your agency’s social media content attracts the largest possible audience while being accessible… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, Non-NLM Resources, Social networking

Nov

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Twitter Chat on November 16 for National Family Caregivers Month

Posted by on November 9th, 2016

November is National Family Caregivers Month, and you can attend the #FindCareInfo Twitter chat on November 16, 10:00-11:00 am PST to raise awareness about the often overlooked health information needs of family caregivers. The Outreach and Special Populations Branch of the National Library of Medicine is hosting this chat through @NLM_4Caregivers, and special co-hosts include¬†NIH… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Events, NLM Resources, Social networking

Oct

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Three Ways to Find Health Twitter Chats!

Posted by on October 25th, 2016

Twitter chats are a great way for healthcare professionals to learn about resources related to specific health topics, raise public awareness of heath issues, and share their organization’s resources with other professionals and the general public. During a Twitter chat, one or more accounts hosting the chat will pose questions through their tweets, and attendees… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Healthcare Professionals, NLM Resources, Non-NLM Resources, Social networking

Aug

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News Resources from the National Library of Medicine

Posted by on August 26th, 2016

The National Library of Medicine releases new tools and updated resources on a regular basis. To easily find the latest highlights on these updates, NLM offers a number of news feeds, blogs, bulletins, and social media accounts, including: News from Specialized Information Services (SIS) Division: Learn about the latest updates from¬†Outreach and Special Populations Branch,… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, General, NLM Resources, Social networking

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NLM 4 Caregivers Project

Posted by on August 4th, 2016

The project NLM 4 Caregivers is designed to increase awareness of NLM resources among family caregivers who actively seek health information online using social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and listservs, for discussing and exploring health issues. NLM 4 Caregivers discusses a wide variety of resources for searching and managing medications, such as… Read More »

Posted in: Clinical Trials, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Public Health, PubMed, Social networking

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