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PubMed Health SCR CONNECTions Recording Now Available

Friday, July 19th, 2013

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The recording of Wednesday’s SCR CONNECTions webinar, PubMed Health and Systematic Reviews with guest speaker Hilda Bastain from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archive. A link to the presentation materials can also be found at that site. The class is available for 1 hour of MLA CE through August 2.

Hilda provided an overview not only of PubMed Health but also of systematic reviews and the systemic review process. Hilda has over 25 years of experience with systematic reviews and is an expert in the field.

Join us August 21st for the next SCR CONNECTions webinar. Topic: Video Creation Tools and Tips with speaker Emily Hurst.

 

 

Join Us for SCR CONNECTions on PubMed Health

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

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Join us tomorrow for the monthly SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Guest Speaker: Hilda Bastian, PubMed Health, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

Topic: PubMed Health and Systematic Reviews

PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions. PubMed Health specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care.PubMed Health is a service provided by NCBI at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).

Guest speaker Hilda Bastian works at NCBI at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda. She is responsible for improving accessibility and usability of NLM resources based on systematic reviews. Hilda was instrumental in the development of PubMed Health and today she serves as the editor and curator of PubMed Health. Hilda was one of the founding members of the Cochrane Collaboration and the first Coordinator of its Consumer Network. She has been summarizing the results of systematic reviews for over 25 years.

SCR CONNECTions webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe Connect.

In response to technical errors, the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region (NN/LM SCR) has discontinued the use of Voice Over IP for audio, all audio is conducted through dial-in using the number provided below.

Dial in Number: 1 (888) 394.8197

Participant Code: 398338

Use *6 to mute or unmute your phone.

**Do Not Place Call on Hold**

Problems? Contact the Regional Medical Library (RML) office at 713-799-7880, or 800-338-7657 (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX only).

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit.

If you cannot attend the live webinar, we anticipate that it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

SCR CONNECTions Webinar This Week

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Join us for the next SCR CONNECTions webinar.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT)

Guest Speaker: Cynthia Olney NN/LM Outreach Evaluation Research Center (OERC)

Topic: Once Upon a Time: Using Evaluation Findings to Tell Your Project’s Story

Once upon a time, there was an evaluation report that people actually read. Sound like a fairy tale? Exactly! This presentation will show you how to create more audience-friendly evaluation reports using content structures found in fairy tales and inspirational speeches. The presentation covers a five-step process for developing reports, then shows two different structures that can be used to organize narrative and content to be interesting and motivational to the reader or listener. The formats covered in this webinar can be adapted for written reports, presentations, and even elevator speeches. Don’t let your data get in the way of a good story; use your data to enhance it instead.

SCR CONNECTions webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/ .

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

Please note: SCR CONNECTions webinars use Voice over IP technology (VoIP). You must have audio on your computer turned on to hear the webinar. No call in number will be provided.

This webinar will be available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association (MLA) Continuing Education credit.

If you cannot attend the live webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

SCR CONNECTions, June 20, 2012

Monday, June 4th, 2012

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Join us Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT) for the NN/LM SCR’s monthly webinar, SCR CONNECTions.

This month’s topic will be “NLM Updates from MLA.” Select highlights from the recent Medical Library Association (MLA) annual  meeting will be covered including recent changes to PubMed, NIHSeniorHealth, DOCLINE, and more. MLA CE will be available for the June SCR CONNECTions.

Webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/.  Once you enter the online meeting room, follow the instructions on the screen to have the system call you on your telephone.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

This webinar is available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association Continuing Education credit. If you cannot attend the live webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

March 2012 SCR CONNECTions Recording Available

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

The recording of the March 21 edition of the SCR CONNECTions webinar, “Spring is in the Air: Get Ready with Help From the NLM Disaster Information Management Research Center” is now available  in the SCR CONNECTions archives http://nnlm.gov/scr/training/webmeeting.html#Archives.   Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, MSLIS Librarian, Aquilent, Inc., contractor with the National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services Division, Disaster Information Management Research Center was the guest presenter.

MLA CE for 1 hour will be available through April 4 by using the URL at the end of the recording.

Next month’s webinar will take place one week earlier than normal on April 11, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. CT. The topic wil be: “So Your Poster Got Accepted–Now What? Poster Design Tips,”  with guest speaker Tracy Volz, Assistant Director of the Cain Project in Engineering and Professional Communication  at Rice University.  MLA CE will NOT be available for the April SCR CONNECTions.

 

March 2012 SCR CONNECTions

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Join us Wednesday, March 21, 2012 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT) for the NN/LM SCR’s monthly webinar, SCR CONNECTions.

The topic for this month’s webinar will be: “Spring is in the Air: Get Ready with Help From the NLM Disaster Information Management Research Center.” This month’s guest presenter will be Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, MSLIS Librarian, Aquilent, Inc., contractor with the National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services Division, Disaster Information Management Research Center.

Webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/.  Once you enter the online meeting room, follow the instructions on the screen to have the system call you on your telephone.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

This webinar is available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association Continuing Education credit. If you cannot attend the live webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

 

 

February 2012 SCR CONNECTions

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Join us next Wednesday, February 15, 2012 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT) for the NN/LM SCR’s monthly webinar, SCR CONNECTions.

The topic for Wednesday’s webinar will be MedlinePlus Connect with guest speaker Loren Frant,
Head of the Health Information Products Unit at the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Loren will provide an overview of MedlinePlus Connect, share basic information about the implementation process and answer your questions.

Webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/. Once you enter the online meeting room, follow the instructions on the screen to have the system call you on your telephone.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

MLA CE will not be provided for this webinar. If you cannot attend this webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing. You can view any of the SCR CONNECTions webinars in the online archive: http://nnlm.gov/scr/training/webmeeting.html#Archives

January 2012 SCR CONNECTions Recording Available

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

The recording of today’s SCR CONNECTions webinar, PubMed News and Updates, is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archives http://nnlm.gov/scr/training/webmeeting.html#Archives.

Join us February 15, 2012 at 10:30 CT to for our next SCR CONNECTions covering MedlinePlus Connect with NLM’s Loren Frant.

Don’t forget you have two weeks to apply for CE using the URL found at the end of the recording.

January 2012 SCRCONNECTions

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Join us Wednesday, January 18, 2012 from 10:30 – 11:30 am (CT) for the NN/LM SCR’s monthly webinar, SCR CONNECTions.

The topic for Wednesday’s webinar will be PubMed News and Updates.  Health Professions Coordinator, Re Mishra will present on changes to PubMed, MEDLINE and MeSH.

Webinars are conducted via the Adobe Connect web meeting system. Join the webinar using the following URL: https://webmeeting.nih.gov/scr/.  Once you enter the online meeting room, follow the instructions on the screen to have the system call you on your telephone.

Test your connection before joining with Adobe using the following URL: https://admin.acrobat.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.

This webinar is available for 1 hour of Medical Library Association Continuing Education credit. If you cannot attend this webinar, it will be recorded and archived for viewing at a later date.

SCR CONNECTions December Recording Available

Friday, January 6th, 2012

The recording of the December 14, 2011 SCR CONNECTions webinar, Unwrapping Mobile Technology Trends for the New Year, is now available in the SCR CONNECTions archives http://nnlm.gov/scr/training/webmeeting.html#Archives. A link to the PowerPoint presentation can also be found there.

This SCR CONNECTions webinar generated a lot of questions. Please contact me if you have any questions about the material covered in today’s presentation.

The time for earning CE for this webinar has passed.

Join us January 18, 2012 at 10:30 CT to for our next SCR CONNECTions covering PubMed News and Updates.