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Training Awards

The goal of the SE/A Training Award is to improve health professionals’, librarians’ and the public’s skills in accessing electronic health information.

For more information about this funding opportunity and how to apply, please click here.


Funded Projects May 2006-April 2011

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Association of North Carolina Health and Sciences Librarians
ANCHASL Fall 2009 meeting
At their November 13, 2009 meeting, the Association of North Carolina Health and Science Libraries will host the Animal-Human Health Knowledge Connection - Demonstrations course for its members.
October 13, 2009 - November 30, 2009

Association of North Carolina Health and Science Librarians
ANCHASL Fall 2006 meeting
The Association of North Carolina Health and Science Librarians will provide "Extreme Googling for Health and Medical Information Specialists" with instructor Joe Barker at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, October 27, 2006.
August 15, 2006 - October 30, 2006

Charlotte Area Health Education Center
The trainers at the Charlotte AHEC will provide 3 half-day evidenced based research training sessions to health professionals in the counties in the Charlotte AHEC region of North Carolina.
December 2, 2010 - April 30, 2011

Charlotte Area Health Education Center
The staff of the Charlotte AHEC will present two classes on MeSH and PubMed on February 22 and April28, 2011 in Charlotte, NC. Attendees will be healthcare professionals from eight counties of the Charlotte AHEC.
November 22, 2010 - April 30, 2011

District of Columbia Association of Health Sciences Libraries
The award will be used to sponsor attendance at a panel at the joint DCAHSL and SLA meeting, April 27, 2010. The librarians will share ideas across diverse work environments regarding marketing of resources and services.
March 30, 2010 - April 30, 2010

Forsyth Medical Center
The Forsyth Medical Center Library will host the MLA webinar for local health sciences librarians in western North Carolina on April 6, 2011.
January 5, 2011 - April 30, 2011

George Washington University
2009 APHA meeting
Cynthia Kahn along with Joseph Nicholson, and Arpita Bose will present a half day session on evidenced base public health at the 2009 American Public Health Association meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 7.
August 19, 2009 - November 30, 2009

George Washington University
The District of Columbia Association of Health Sciences Librarians will sponsor a training opportunity on Knowledge Management, april 2008.
February 15, 2008 - February 28, 2009

Georgia Health Sciences Library Association
2011 Health Sciences Library Association
GHSLA will present the Promoting Effective Use of E-Resources class, March 12, 2011, Savannah, GA at their annual meeting.
December 10, 2010 - March 31, 2011

Georgia Health Sciences Library Association
2009 Health Sciences Library Association
GHSLA will present the Technology Planning for Health Sciences Librarians at their March 2010 meeting. Funds will be used for travel expenses for the two instructors.

Georgia Health Sciences Library Association
The Georgia Health Sciences Library Association will present the Emerging Technologies for Libraries class at their annual meeting, March 2008 in Cordele, GA. Sixty health sciences librarians are expected to attend.
October 15, 2007 - March 30, 2008

Georgia Health Sciences Library Association
Georgia Health Sciences Library Association 2007 Meeting
The Georgia Health Sciences Library Association will hold "The Changing Scope of Reference Service" class at their 2007 meeting to be held in Young Harris, GA on March 8-10, 2007.
January 17, 2007 - March 31, 2007

Georgetown County Diabetes CORE Group
Georgetown County Diabetes CORE staff will provide training the trainer classes on basic internet searching, NLM electronic health resources and mobile technology to African American males. Four trainers will be selected to provide training in their communities and churches on men's health issues and concerns.
July 28, 2009 - April 30, 2010

Greenville County Library System
Senior Health Information Project
The staff of the Greenville County Library System will provide demonstrations of electronic consumer health resources to 20 community centers in Greenville County. Hands-on classes will be held at centers with computers facilities.
May 1, 2010 - April 20, 2011

GV Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center
The staff of the GV Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center Library will present "PubMed Tips and Tricks" at the 9th Annual Nurse Practitioner Update, September 27-28, 2007, Jackson, MS. In addition, hands-on training sessions will be offered also throughout the day.
June 27, 2007 - September 30, 2007

Here's 2 Life
Introduction to NLM's Online Systems classes for clinical staff serving a largely minority population at an urban Federally Qualified Health Center in Birmingham, AL. Classes will provide CME for staff and cover PubMed, ClinicalTrials, NLM Gateway, and PHPartners.org.
January 17, 2008 - December 31, 2008

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Library will train Girl Scouts and their mothers on self defense, nutrition, exercise, and self-esteem. A portion of this training will be on finding good health information on the web.
February 7, 2011 - April 30, 2011

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Maryland Library Association Class
Linda Gorman of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Carole Wade of the Eastern Shore AHEC will present "Creative recipes and kitchen tips for a healthy lifestyle" at the 2010 Maryland Library Association Meeting, Ocean City, MD, April 21, 2010. MedlinePlus.gov will be a highlighted resource.
January 7, 2010 - April 30, 2010

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Staff of the Harrison Library, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center will provide a presentation on reliable cancer resources on the web. They will stress MedlinePlus resources in addition to other NLM products at the Maryland Library Association meeting, May 2008, Ocean City, MD.
March 21, 2008 - May 31, 2008

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
The staff of the Johns Hopkins Bayview Library will provide a class on finding reliable health information through MedlinePlus and Go Local at the 2007 Baltimore County Department of Aging Caregivers Conference, Catonsville, MD.
July 25, 2007 - September 30, 2007

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Linda Gorman of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Carol Wade of the Eastern Shore AHEC will provide the "To the moon and back...Introducing children and teens to healthy information on the Web" class at the Maryland Library Association Conference, Ocean City, MD, May 2-4, 2007
March 6, 2007 - May 30, 2007

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
The training award will be used to provide 2 sessions at the Talbot County Free Library, Easton, MD. The sessions will cover evaluating health information on the Internet, how to use MedlinePlus to locate quality health information, and an overview of other reliable health websites. Public librarians, public health workforce, and consumers will be invited.
August 10, 2006 - September 30, 2006

The Lloyd Society
Staff will present a class on PubMed focusing on justice health at the second International Network on Justice Health Conference, Tucson, AZ.
August 5, 2009 - April 10, 2010

MaFlo's Health and Awareness Team
The Health and Awareness Team will provide basic computer classes as well as exercise classes and community walks at the Dunbar Community Center, Georgetown, SC.
January 17, 2008 - December 31, 2008

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MaFlo's Health and Awareness Team
Weldon Baptist Church Classes
The MaFlo's Health and Awareness Team will provide three, 2-hour classes for the Weldon Baptist Church congregation. They will offer basic computer training, internet training, MedlinePlus training, and Microsoft product training and finding nutritional resources.
December 23, 2008 - April 30, 2009

MaFlo's Health and Awareness Team
The Health & Awareness Team will provide basic internet skills, MedlinePlus, and exercise classes and walks in rural Georgetown county in South Carolina. Classes of 8-20 participants are planned.
May 14, 2007 - April 30, 2008

MaFlo's Health and Awareness Team
Fall classes MaFlo's Health & Awareness team will hold four classes on basic computer skills, MedlinePlus, exercise classes and health topics over the course of two months. The sessions will be held at the Dunbar Community Center with 10-25 participants in each class.
August 15, 2006 - October 30, 2006

Medical University of South Carolina
South Carolina Library Association 2008 Meeting
The staff of Medical College of South Carolina will showcase and discuss the Environmental Health section of Hands on Health_SC with the Special Libraries Roundtable of the South Carolina Library Association at their 2008 meeting in Greenville, SC. The discussion will be within the context of environmental justice and poor, rural communities. They will also introduce and discuss Go Local-SC.
October 10, 2008 - October 31, 2008

Medical University of South Carolina
Training at Greenville Public Library
The Hands on Health-SC staff will provide training on MedlinePlus, Go Local and Hands on Health-SC to the 150 members of the Greenville County Library System, Greenville, SC. A poster/exhibit is also planned.
December 4, 2007 - February 28, 2008

Mercer University
The GaIN staff will provide training on electronic health records as part of the 2010 fall meeting.
August 23, 2010 - October 31, 2010

Mercer University
The staff of the Swilley Library will present Tips for a Healthy U for the Savannah Public Library staff.
June 3, 2010 - April 30, 2011

Mercer University
Satilla Public Library System
The staff of the Mercer University School of Medicine Library will provide training on MedlinePlus and Georgia Health Go Local. The target audience includes consumers, health professionals and the staff of the Satilla Regional Library System in southeast Georgia. Three sessions are planned at the library and local hospital.
September 5, 2008 - November 30, 2008

Mercer University
Classes at the Georgia Department of Public Health
The Mercer School of Medicine Medical Library and the Medical College of Georgia Library will partner to present three classes at the Georgia Department of Public Health, Atlanta, GA in November, 2006. The classes proposed are "Using PubMed to Locate Public Health Literature," Handhelds in Medicine: A Practical Guide," and "Patient and Consumer Health Information on the Internet."
September 13, 2006 - November 30, 2006

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of MLA
Mid-Atlantic Chapter 2010 meeting
The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of MLA will provide the Technology Planning for Health Sciences Librarians class at the October 2010 meeting in Chapel Hill, NC.
March 22, 2010 - October 31, 2010

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of MLA
Mid-Atlantic Chapter 2009 meeting
The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association will offer the Web 2.0 hands-on class at their annual meeting, October, 2009 in Atlantic City, NJ.
May 4, 2009 - June 30, 2009

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of MLA
Mid-Atlantic Chapter 2008 meeting
The Mid-Atlantic Chapter/MLA will present the Integration of Web 2.0 technologies in academic, medical and hospital libraries in October 2008, Morgantown, WV.
January 23, 2008 - October 31, 2008

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of MLA
Mid-Atlantic Chapter 2007 meeting
The award will be used to fund the Expert Searching class at the 2007 MAC meeting in Baltimore, MD. The class will be taught by Karen Vargas.
March 6, 2007 - May 30, 2007

Medical University of South Carolina
Training at Greenville Public Library
The Hands on Health-SC staff will provide training on MedlinePlus, Go Local and Hands on Health-SC to the 150 members of the Greenville County Library System, Greenville, SC. A poster/exhibit is also planned.
December 4, 2007 - February 29, 2008

Southern Chapter of MLA
The Southern Chapter of MLA will provide the Emerging Technologies for Librarians course at the Southern Chapter/MLA meeting, October, 2009, Memphis, TN.
September 9, 2009 - November 30, 2009

Southern Chapter of MLA
The Southern Chapter of MLA will provide the Technology Planning for Health Sciences Libraries class at the 2008 annual meeting, Birmingham, AL.
October 1, 2008 - October 31, 2008

Southern Chapter of MLA
The Southern Chapter will provided a course by Margaret Allen on knowledge based information needs of nurses in clinical and educational settings. The class will be held at their annual meeting in Charleston, SC on November 13, 2007.
May 16, 2007 - November 30, 2007

The Lloyd Society, Inc.
Staff will present a class on PubMed focusing on justice health at the second International Network on Justice Health Conference, Tucson, AZ.
August 5, 2009 - April 10, 2010

Three Rivers AHEC
The Three Rivers AHEC will present two training sessions on post traumatic stress disorder for returning veterans at the Georgia Rural Association meeting, September 22, 2009, Young Harris, GA.
June 23, 2009 - September 30, 2009

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Birmingham
Georgetown County Diabetes CORE staff will provide training the trainer classes on basic internet searching, NLM electronic health resources and mobile technology to African American males. Four trainers will be selected to provide training in their communities and churches on men's health issues and concerns.
July 28, 2009 - April 30, 2010

University of Florida
The University of Florida Health Science Center staff will host two sessions of the Meeting the Information Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act, April 7-8, 2011. Two information specialists for the Animal Welfare Information Center will present to staff and faculty at the University of Florida and surrounding area.
January 5, 2011 - April 30, 2011

University of Florida
The University of Florida Health Sciences Center Library will host sessions by Kristi Holmes, PhD on supporting translational research, library based bioinformatics support services, building research networks with Web of Science data, assessing research impact on academic campuses, and enhancing your research impact.
December 12, 2010 - April 30, 2011

University of Florida
AOTA Class
Nita Ferree will present the "Bringing the Evidence into Hi-def: Defining and Applying Strategies to Find and Critically Assess the Research" at the American Occupational Therapy Association annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA.
December 20, 2010 - April 30, 2011

University of Florida
Jacksonville Health Literacy Outreach Program
Borland Medical Library staff will develop a two part curriculum for health literacy classes for the 300 members of the congregation of New Mt. Canann Missionary Baptist Church and one other congregation. The project PI will provide 8 classes including training the trainer classes for 2 congregants. In total 16 classes are planned.
September 1, 2009 - February 28, 2010

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Focus Group Training
The University of Maryland HS/HSL will host a class for 20 librarians and educators on the focus group research method. The class will be held at the library on January 25, 2010.
January 7, 2010 - January 31, 2010

University of Maryland, College Park
Consumer Health Informatics Workshop
Funding is provided to provide attendance at the 2010 University of Maryland Human Computer Interaction Lab(HCIL) Consumer Health Informatics Workshop, College Park, MD, May 28, 2010.
March 3, 2010 - May 31, 2010

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Mellayne Lackey will co-teach the Evidenced Based Public Health class at the 2010 American Public Health Association meeting, November 6, 2010 in Denver, CO.
July 22, 1010 - November 30, 2010

University of South Carolina
Medical School Library will provide a workshop at the 2006 Early Intervention Conference, October 7, 2006, Myrtle Beach, SC. The workshop will cover the Center for Disability Resources Library collection and services as well as the resources of the National Library of Medicine.
July 25, 2006 - October 30, 2006

University of South Florida
The University of South Florida will host a session on NCBI databases. Kristi L Holmes, PhD will provide the training for local librarians and faculty, staff and students of USF.
September 1, 2009 - October 31, 2009

University of South Florida
USVI Training Assessment
Dr. Cheryl Dee will meet with staff at the St. Thomas and St. Croix campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands to assess continuing education needs as well as the need for library school training.
February 1, 2009 - April 30, 2009

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Ethical Concerns for Health Sciences Librarians
The Tennessee Health Science Library Association will provide the Ethical Concerns for Health Sciences Librarians class and have an additional presentation by a physician, November, 2010.
August 5, 2010 - November 30, 2010

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
The staff of the Preston Medical Library will provide training for medical residents, students, faculty, physicians, nurses, etc on mobile devices and resources. The training will include vendor presentations as well.
July 29, 2010 - April 30, 2011

Vida Senior Center
Computer literacy for health information staff of the Vida Senior Centers will conduct basic computer training and health information classes for Latino and other seniors living independently below the poverty line in Washington, DC.
April 22, 2010 - October 31, 2010

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