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Funded Project: DetecTogether’s Roadmap to Early Cancer Detection for the Medically Underserved

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

This post highlights one of NNLM R7’s funded projects during 2021-2022.  The following blog post was written by Jan Fountaine and Kate McCarthy of DetecTogether, an organization that strives to improve conversations and awareness about cancer detection and how to take action.  Detecting cancer early is the best way to save and improve lives for… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Funded Project



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Getting the Most from NNLM: Focused Outreach

Posted by on May 16th, 2022 0 comments Tags:

If you’ve ever heard an update from R7 or NER before that, you’ve probably heard us talk about Focused Outreach. But what is Focused Outreach? What is Focused Outreach? Focused Outreach brings the resources of the NNLM directly to communities to conduct a systematic approach of identifying partners, pursuing contacts, and developing relationships with key stakeholders… Read More »

Posted in: Blog



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Hospital Libraries Advisory Group Meeting, June 9th

Posted by on May 4th, 2022 0 comments Tags: , , ,

On Thu, June 9th, we will be hosting our Hospital Libraries Advisory Group Annual Meeting. Registration is open. This virtual meeting will be held at 10:00am ET. Registration is limited to folks working in Region 7. If you work outside of Region 7, contact Margot Malachowski at the email address link below. She will send… Read More »

Posted in: Communities of Interest



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Mental Health Awareness Month

Posted by on May 2nd, 2022 0 comments Tags: ,

Every May since 1949 has been commemorated as Mental Health Awareness Month. During this month we “raise awareness about the importance of mental health and its impact on the well-being of all Americans.” Mental health and mental illness affects a wide swathe of the country, in 2020 nearly 53 million, or one in five, US… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

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