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Kernel of Knowledge

KernelOfKnowledge_0.pngThe Kernel of Knowledge is an expert-speaker webinar series from the Greater Midwest Region which provides one-hour sessions on topics of interest to National Network of Medical Libraries (NNLM) members throughout the year. Sessions are scheduled on an ongoing basis, check back often for upcoming presentations! All Kernel of Knowledge sessions are eligible for 1.0 contact hour of Medical Library Association continuing education credit.

Class Length: 
One hour
Derek Johnson, Health Professionals Outreach Specialist
Elizabeth Kiscaden, MLIS, AHIP, Associate Director
Jacqueline Leskovec, Network Librarian
Bobbi Newman, MLIS, MA, Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist
Samuel D Watson, Academic Outreach Specialist
Continuing Education:

1 MLA CE Credit

Past Classes

This Kernel of Knowledge webinar will provide perspectives of medical cannabis, opioids and non-opioid pain management by an early adopter physician in Illinois, Leslie Mendoza Temple MD, ABOIM.

Libraries often are the de facto senior centers of our growing - and aging - communities.

This webinar provides a brief introduction to the National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology's recently released ONESearch tool.

It takes a village to improve the health of persons living in medically underserved areas.


Upcoming Classes

Promoting Public Health through the Public Library
Thursday, July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Collection Management for Healthy Communities
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Bobbi Newman