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Kernel of Knowledge

KernelOfKnowledge_0.pngThe Kernel of Knowledge is an expert-speaker webinar series which provides one-hour sessions on topics of interest to Network 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:

Past Classes

Professor Catherine Arnott Smith, of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will present some of the most interesting findings from two studies of public library workers and health information that s


Augmented Reality Integrated Simulation Education (ARISE) is a collection of over one hundred open-access simulation activities and scenarios that incorporate augmented reality and game-based learn


Participants in this one hour webinar will be introduced to creative and fun ways to expand and strengthen programming at senior facilities and at the library, especially for patrons living with de


In this 1-hour webinar, learn how 2017 Library of Congress Best Practices Honoree Tales & Travel Memories uses books and literacy activities to connect with people who have Alzheimer’s Disease


The Toledo Lucas County Public Library collaborated with Mercy Health Partners to build a Health and Wellness Kiosk.



Upcoming Classes

Addressing Latino Health and Wellness Disparities Through Virtual Community Health and Wellness Workshops
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Connecting with Rural Healthcare Providers: What Information Do They Need & How Do They Search for It?
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm