Connecting with the NER: Public Health Online Resources – Virtual Tour of PHPartners.org
Free Online Distance Education Opportunity
Stay up to date professionally without leaving your desk! The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region (NN/LM NER), continues its free distant education classes on health information topics.
Each session is held via teleconference and has an online component via Adobe Connect. All you need to participate is a phone near a computer with Internet access.
Public Health Online Resources – Virtual Tour of PHPartners.org
Presenter: Hathy Simpson
Date: February 3, 2009
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
This session will provide an overview of public health information resources available from the public health web portal, PHPartners.org. The Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce website, http://PHPartners.org, provides access to selected online public health resources from government agencies, health science libraries, and professional and research organizations. Hathy Simpson, Public Health Coordinator for the NER and Content Developer for PHPartners.org, will highlight information resources tailored to the public health workforce including resources on health education and promotion, data and statistics, legislation and policy, jobs and careers, public health news, environmental health, nutrition, and more!
Registration is free and on a first come, first serve basis.
To register, please contact Martha Pearson at firstname.lastname@example.org. Details of how to access the teleconference and Adobe Connect session will be forwarded upon registrationm