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HealthReach: Health Information in Many Languages

Class Details

Recording link for this session can be found below.

HealthReach offers easy access to FREE quality multilingual, multicultural health information for those working with or providing care to individuals with limited English proficiency (LEP). Join the HealthReach team to learn about the history, how to use, and the future of HealthReach.

Laura Bartlett, MLS, is a Technical Information Specialist for the Outreach and Special Population Branch, National Library of Medicine. She works primarily with the information resource development for specific population groups, project/program management, and training. She is the program manager for HealthReach.

Michael Honch, MLS, works for ICF, supporting the Outreach and Special Populations Branch at the National Library of Medicine. He serves as collections manager for HealthReach.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Region/Office: National
Mar 28, 2018
3:00PM - 4:00PM ET
Contact:

Class Overview

NNLM Resource Picks is a collaborative, bimonthly, webcast series featuring the National Library of Medicine resources to increase awareness of these resources as well as encourage their integration by libraries and other organizations to more fully serve their colleagues and communities. Several of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine offices are combining efforts to feature resource experts from NLM for this national webinar series. Each session includes objectives, participation of attendees through questions and opportunities to dialog, and evaluation following the presentation. All sessions are presented as online webcasts using WebEx allowing for live phone conversation and online chat. Topics currently scheduled include: DIMRC, AIDS resources, PubMed, NLM Traveling Exhibits, Drug Information Portal, and PubMed Health. All sessions are recorded with closed captioning and archived.
(1 MLA CE offered per session)

Objectives: 

Participants will be able to:

  • Recognize featured NLM resource.
  • Know how to locate the specific resource featured.
  • Explain to others when to use the featured resource.