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Aug

08

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Seniors Be Well Project Review

Posted by on August 8th, 2022 0 comments

In the Fall of 2021, an exciting partnership with the Grand Rapids Public Library (GRPL) and Trinity Health Saint Mary’s Family Medicine Residency Program began as a result of the funds from an NNLM Public Library Collaboration Grant. The series was called Seniors Be Well held once a month in the auditorium of the Main… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Conferences and Meetings, Funding, Public Libraries

Mar

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NNLM Reading Club April 2022: DNA & U

Posted by on March 30th, 2022 0 comments Tags: ,

April showers bring May flowers and also National DNA Day, which celebrates two important scientific achievements: the discovery of DNA’s double helix in 1953 and the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003.  According to the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), the Human Genome Project was “the international, collaborative research program whose goal… Read More »

Posted in: General, NNLM Reading Club, Public Libraries

Feb

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Access Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) Webinars and CE All In One Place!

Posted by on February 24th, 2022 0 comments Tags: , , ,

We are excited to share that you can now access all CHIS eligible webinar recordings and continuing education (CE) links in one place!  Using your login for the NNLM.gov website you can register for Recorded CHIS Webinars. Once you log into the class you will be able to see all the webinars that provide at… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Public Libraries

Jan

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Resources and Tips for Helping You and Your Patrons Make Smart New Year’s Resolutions

Posted by on January 11th, 2022 0 comments Tags: ,

As we move into 2022 many of us (and our patrons) have made New Year’s Resolutions. Here are some tips and resources to help everyone stay on track. Watch out for False Promises and Scams The Truth Behind Weight Loss Ads from the FTC Spot False Promises Fake Stories Online Other Fitness and Weight Loss… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Public Libraries

Dec

09

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Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS) Plan December 2021

Posted by on December 9th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , ,

We have put together a new action plan to help you earn your CHIS in a timely fashion. We appreciate your patience as we ramped up our new five-year performance person. We have a plan in place coming in Year Two that will make acquiring your CHIS faster and easier. In the meantime, we have… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Public Libraries

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