Tag Archives: National Library of Medicine

Report of the NN/LM/New England Region Extreme Weather Disaster Summit

Click on the link below to see the report of the NN/LM/New England Region Extreme Weather Disaster Summit that took place on November 22, 2013, at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Special thanks to Meredith Solomon, Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, Cindy … Continue reading

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A Call to Action

Last night I looked up and watched as four strangers applied splints to my arm and leg.  Another stranger applied pressure to my carotid artery to stem the bleeding.  They worked quickly and watched constantly for any changes in my … Continue reading

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Disaster Information Outreach Symposium Re-cap

Over two hundred people gathered last week in Bethesda, MD on the campus of the National Library of Medicine and at the Marriott Bethesda North hotel for two days of immersion in information service needs and provision in times of … Continue reading

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Access to EAI extended for Haiti earthquake response

The National Library of Medicine has announced that it is extending the free access period for the Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) until March 19, 2010 in order to continue to provide biomedical information to emergency responders in Haiti.  EAI “provides … Continue reading

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