South Central Programs
Data Science Professional Development Grant
This award enables individuals at NNLM SCR network member institutions to expand professional knowledge and experience in the field of data science.
Past Classes - Recordings Available
SCR CONNECTions: Using Public Health Data to Foster Collaboration
This webinar is designed to inform participants about how the history of how cities developed set the stage for a variety of public health disparities, as well as to provide some examples of how collaborative partnerships are beginning to address public health concerns in new and innovative ways. It is archived at this link. CE expires on May 10th, 2018.
SCR CONNECTions: Public Data for Public Health Advocates - Building and Sustaining a Statewide Data Service
The NMCDC online platform (link is external) is a geographic information systems website with extensive ready-to-use content shared with the public.This webinar will describe the evolution and conceptual challenges of the Collaborative, demonstrate the online platform, and explore examples of collaborative community assessment for planning and policy change. It is archived at this link. CE expires on March 8th, 2018.
SCR CONNECTions: Data Research Services: University of Michigan Experience
Learn how data services support interactions between scientists and librarians, and how these interactions create new opportunities for health sciences libraries. Topics covered in this webinar include: needs assessments to inform a research data service, the importance of teaching data literacy, data management requirements from funding agencies, and the value of health sciences libraries as partners in data management. It is archived at this link. CE expires on July 21st, 2018.