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DNA to Z: Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing This webinar class will provide an overview of the history and current state of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing, which has become
Drug Terminologies and RxNorm This one-hour training session will introduce you to the basic concepts of medical terminologies (including what they are and why they are important), followed by a deep dive into RxNorm, an NLM-au
EvalBasics 1: Community Assessment Community assessment is the essential fact-finding phase of program development. You form a picture of a target community or user group in order to develop beneficial programs and services for it.
EvalBasics 2: Planning Outcomes-Based Programs In the words of the immortal Yogi Berra, “if you don’t know where you’re going, you might not get there.” The logic model is a useful tool from planning projects that will help you drive toward you
EvalBasics 3: Data Collection for Program Evaluation Good data collection tools follow three key principles. They aim to decrease perceived risk, increase perceived benefit, and decrease cost to respondents.
EvalBasics 4: Data Analysis for Program Evaluation This on-demand online class provides participants with strategies for working with qualitative and quantitative data to assess program value and make effective decisions.
Finding and Using Health Statistics How many Americans are affected by cardiovascular disease each year? Did the number of Americans with health insurance increase significantly following the passage of the Affordable Care Act?
Food for Thought: Exploring Nutrition Information Resources This class is designed to assist librarians, public health workers, health professionals, and the general public in locating authoritative information on nutrition and topics relating to nutrition.
From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information (for CHES CECH) This class is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information.
From Problem to Prevention: Evidence-Based Public Health Curious about evidence-based public health (EBPH) but not sure where to start?
Genetics 101 Genetics 101 is a 2-week long introductory Moodle course on fundamental concepts in human genetics.
Getting Started with Information Outreach in Your Community This interactive class will provide a background in cultural competence and outreach skills as librarians make outreach efforts to underserved, underrepresented minority populations in their commun
Getting the Right Information to Patients Using MedlinePlus Connect MedlinePlus is a website of the U.S. National Library of Medicine, providing high-quality health information written for the general public.
Grants and Proposal Writing Designed for beginning grant proposal writers, this class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal.
Health and Wellness @ the Library: The Essentials of Providing Consumer Health Services Centered around eight core competencies, this interactive 4-week online course provides a rich learning experience to build all the essential skills for providing consumer health information servic

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