Middle Atlantic Region
2020, Issue 1
Read our first issue of 2020, which features health programs for summer reading, the digital divide in public housing communities, citizen science, and more!
Highlight your Institution
Let us shine a spotlight on the amazing work you do! NNLM MAR is always interested in learning about health outreach projects and activities that are happening in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Share your story with us to receive a Member Highlight on the MARquee!
Citizen Science Month
NNLM and SciStarter have partnered to provide libraries with resources and materials to host citizen science activities during the month of April 2020. Learn how you can participate or host your own citizen science event!
NIH MedlinePlus Magazine
The current issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine brings you recording artist and Broadway actress Jordin Sparks sharing her family’s experience with sickle cell disease. Other features include acid reflux, heartburn, GERD, and the differences between them.
Interested in training opportunities from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine? Here are just a few of our upcoming classes:
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Monday, April 6, 2020
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Did you miss a recent webinar offered by NNLM MAR? Not to worry! We record many of our live sessions so that our Members never have to miss out on an interesting topic. Check out one of our most recent recordings, which provides an overview of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic tests, including the history of DTC testing, essential background information on genetics, and discussion related to privacy and accuracy.