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Time is running short!
The NN/LM MCR will shortly complete the transition to our all new mailing list – We won’t be sending email to the MCMLA mailing list.
We’ll be sending out targeted emails to various interest groups.
Take a moment to choose your preferences – so that you’ll receive all the news and information that you’re interested in. Click Here
Updates from : 1) Dana Abbey, Health Literacy and Colorado Coordinator – MedlinePlus Connect and 2) Rachel Vukas - Kansas and Technology Coordinator - Implementing Social Media in the Medical Library: Tips, Guidlines and a Review of the MCR experience.
URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/mcr/ Equipment: connection to the Internet and a phone, Login: as a guest with your first and last name. Instructions to connect to the audio will show up once you’ve logged in. Captioning will be provided a few minutes before the hour. Questions to email@example.com. (mm)
Here are some web pages updated recently:
Become a certified exhibitor for the NN/LM MCR http://nnlm.gov/mcr/services/involvement/exhibit.html
Get AHIP Points While Working with the MCRML http://nnlm.gov/mcr/services/involvement/AHIP.html
Licensing Electronic Resources and Licensing Classes http://nnlm.gov/mcr/rsdd/elicensing/index.html
Questions? Jim Honour firstname.lastname@example.org
The Chichester duPont Foundation invites grant applicants from anywhere within the United States to apply for the Clark Fund. It devotes particular emphasis to programs concerned with the environment, education, health care and social services and to which the Foundation’s giving will play a pivotal role. Reviews occur during the fall, so there’s time to write a well developed proposal. Funding is capped at $100,000 altho’ most projects are in the $20-30,000 range. Only organizations tax-exempt under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code are eligible to apply. More information is available at http://www.chichesterdupont.org/ Remember that RML coordinators are willing to review your proposal and offer advice. /ch
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces the retirement of Sheldon Kotzin, Associate Director for Library Operations at the end of June 2012 after 43 years of service to NLM. NLM colleagues will gather on June 14, 2012 to wish him farewell, best wishes and a heartfelt thank you in speeches, videos, and song. Mr. Kotzin served NLM long and well including his service as Executive Editor of MEDLINE, Administrator of the Literature Selection Technical Review Committee and NLM’s representative to the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors. For his many contributions to NLM’s services, he has earned the lasting respect and admiration of NLM staff, medical librarians, editors and publishers worldwide.
If you would like to send a letter of appreciation to Sheldon, or photo for the e-album, please send it to email@example.com. /ch
Here are the tweets you missed April 17 through April 30, 2012 – if you don’t follow @nnlmmcr
Apr 30, 2012 – ROI/CBA – know the goal or don’t do the math. ‘It’s one thing to know the equations, something else to know how to apply them’ (JAMorrell).
Apr 30, 2012 – Many young doctors worried about future of medicine ow.ly/aBEAR
Apr 27, 2012 – Healthy Behaviors Extend Life After Cancer. ow.ly/ayL3n
Apr 26, 2012 – Finally…a HYPPA compliant EMR messaging system to communicate with colleagues outside the practice ow.ly/aseli
Apr 26, 2012 – Audience Response System not just for classrooms anymore. Now seeing use to train at the bedside & to approve budgets. ow.ly/asdH2
Apr 26, 2012 – Hospitals launch mobile initiative and share their stories. ow.ly/atPY0 (This one was retweeted! Woo hoo!)
Apr 25, 2012 – From the people who brought you Health Literacy Advisor – a new blog! check it out @ blog.healthliteracyinnovations.com http://ow.ly/aCXNq
Apr 20, 2012 – Spontaneous mutations raise autism risk- genes and biological pathways that may add to autism spectrum disorders (ASD). ow.ly/apypK
Apr 19, 2012 – 5 ways to avoid harming patients with health IT ow.ly/aohvw
Apr 19, 2012 – Technology boosts doctor-patient communication ow.ly/aohrD
Apr 19, 2012 -”Big data” seen as key to curing healthcare ills ow.ly/aohhZ
Apr 19, 2012 – What makes a health app effective? Listen to industry expert Kyle Dolbow Ph.D. tell us why. Free on-demand webinar ow.ly/anR8h
Apr 19, 2012 – How IT is key to the physician-patient relationship ow.ly/aj0VH
Updates from : 1) Dana Abbey on MedlinePlus Connect and 2) Rachel Vukas - Kansas and Technology Coordinator. URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/mcr/ Equipment: connection to the Internet and a phone, Login: as a guest with your first and last name. Instructions to connect to the audio will show up once you’ve logged in. Captioning will be provided a few minutes before the hour. Questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. (mm)
EDUCATION: Spotlight! on NLM Resources -Women’s Health -May 9, 2012 -1:00 Mountain Time, 2:00 Central TimeMonday, April 30th, 2012
Women’s Health – Barb Jones will be presenting. Taking the one-hour class and completing the exercises and class evaluation makes you eligible to receive 1 Medical Library Association Continuing Education credit. This online training is FREE. URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/mcr/ Equipment: connection to the Internet and a phone, Login: as a guest with your first and last name. Instructions to connect to the audio will show up once you’ve logged in. Captioning will be provided. Questions to email@example.com. (mm)
If you missed them – you can still see them:
Breezing Along with the RML – April 18, 2012 1) Monica Rogers, interviewed Judi Bergjord, of Creighton University regarding Mayan Peer Educator project and 2) Betsy Kelly, Assessment and Evaluation Coordinator presented information on use of the Logic Model : http://ow.ly/aD2vZ
Spotlight on NLM Resources – April 25, 2012 PubMed Health with Dana Abbey : http://ow.ly/aD2jy
Professional Development Award Winners: 1) April 23, 2011 – Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources, Open Access Meeting presented by Merinda McClure and Lillian Hoffecker: http://ow.ly/aD1K7 2) April 24, 2011 - Electronic Resources in Libraries presented by Heidi Zuniga, Ann Kaste and Alissa Dornink: http://ow.ly/aD1P7 , 3) April 26 – 11:00 Gayle Willard – Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research 2012 Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Conference and Addie Fletcher – American Medical Informatics Association, 2012 Joint Summit on Translational Science: http://ow.ly/aD1Ry (mm)