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Mar

27

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The Ebola Vaccine: A Race Against Time

Posted by on March 27th, 2020 0 comments

In 1976, near the Ebola River in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, the disease known as Ebola was first described. For years afterward, scientists fought a largely fruitless uphill battle toward development of an effective and sustainable vaccine for this disease. After sporadically plaguing parts of Africa for decades, a 2014 widespread… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Disaster, Public Health, Research

Mar

20

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A Note from Executive Director Brian Leaf

Posted by on March 20th, 2020 0 comments

The following is a note from NNLM SCR Executive Director Brian Leaf regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and its effect on our office. This was originally distributed via email on March 13. 2020; it is being re-posted here in order to reach all of our network members. As always, feel free to contact us with any… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Mar

11

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ICYMI Webinar Recap: Panels as Windows: Graphic Medicine and Empathy, a Tool to Understanding Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Professionals

Posted by on March 11th, 2020 0 comments

SCR CONNECTions will be back with new programming later this year, but we still have lots to share with you here on Blogadillo! Over the next several weeks, in case you missed it (ICYMI), we will be recapping some of the exceptional webinars that NNLM SCR has hosted over the course of the past year…. Read More »

Posted in: Arkansas, Blog, Community Engagement, Consumer Health, SCRCONNECTions, Webinars

Mar

04

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ICYMI Webinar Recap: Development and Testing of Digital Health Approaches to Promote Health Behavior Change

Posted by on March 4th, 2020 0 comments

SCR CONNECTions will be back with new programming later this year, but we still have lots to share with you here on Blogadillo! Over the next several weeks, in case you missed it (ICYMI), we will be recapping some of the exceptional webinars that NNLM SCR has hosted over the course of the past year…. Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Consumer Health, Health Literacy, Louisiana, Public Health, SCRCONNECTions, Webinars

Feb

25

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Vitiligo: More Common Than You Might Think

Posted by on February 25th, 2020 0 comments

Vitiligo, a condition which causes people to lose pigmentation in their skin, has been in the spotlight in recent years; in 2018, a famous women’s fashion show selected its first model with vitiligo to walk the runway. Since then, popular culture has seen a long-overdue increase in the visibility and awareness of this disease and… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Consumer Health, Public Health

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