Two Professional Development Awards will be available to attend the new bioinformatics training course: “A Librarian’s Guide to NCBI.” Instructors will be NCBI staff and Diane Rein, Ph.D., MLS. Applications will be accepted from librarians currently providing bioinformatics services as well as from those desiring to implement services. The application deadline for the class is January 25, 2013. There are two parts to the course, the first part is online and the second part is in-person. Applicants must take both parts. For more information on the class and to apply see: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/nd12/nd12_training_ncbi_application.html
To apply for a Professional Development Award:
- Applicant must be a health sciences librarian from a full member institution of the NN/LM MidContinental Region.
- Must apply by Jan. 25, 2012. Notification to applicants will take place Feb 1, 2013.
- Professional Development Awards for this class will cover travel, hotel and per diem meals not to exceed $2650 per recipient. Apply for this Professional Development Award for this class, see: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/prrofdevaward20122013
- Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org , indicating you have applied for the class AND the Professional Development Award AND include your bioinformatics training essay application answers to Questions 4 and 5 of the class application.