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Past Funded Projects

2014
Title Description Amount
Professional Development: National Network of Libraries of Medicine Emergency Preparedness and Response Summit: Creating a Readiness Culture within Pennsylvania Libraries

Funds will support the District Consultant at Scranton Public Library to attend the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Emergency Preparedness and Response Summit: Creating a Readiness Cultur

$329
Professional Development: PubMed for Trainers (Eastern University)

Funding will support Mark Puterbaugh , Eastern University to attend the PubMed for Trainers course in Bethesda, MD on June 26, 2014.

$670
Professional development: United States Conference on African Immigrant Health (USCAIH 2014)-Health Behaviors of the African Diaspora: Culture, Integration, Migration

Funding will support 2 members of Coalition of African and Caribbean Communities (AFRICOM) to attend the United States Conference on African Immigrant Health (USCAIH 2014)-Health Behaviors of the A

$1,900
Professional Development: Winner of the 2014 MAR National Medical Library Month Contest

As the recipient of the MAR National Medical Librarian month ? 2014 Share your Story Contest, this award will support registration and airfare for MLA 2015 in Austin, TX.

$1,500
Promoting Evidence-Based Practice: A Nursing and Library Collaboration

The librarian and nursing administration will join forces to create a Nursing Education Council, whose mission will be to raise the level of nursing scholarship and increase evidence-based practice

$15,000
Queens Library Women?s Community Health Conference

Funding will support Queens Library to host a Women?s Community Health Conference.

$2,718
Read Around the Library: A Health Happy You

The American Literacy Corporation and the East Shore Area Library will hold a Healthy Community Day for Harrisburg Area families.

$3,000
Skype Your Medical Librarian: Linking North County Critical Access Hospitals

The Skype Your Medical Librarian project will be administered by the staff of the Hunter-Rice Health Sciences Library/Hospital Services Library Program.

$10,837
Systematic Review Workshop: The Nuts and Bolts for Librarians ? (Albert Einstein)

Funds will support attendance for one librarian at the Systematic Review Workshop (http://www.hsls.pitt.edu/systematicreview/) held at the H

$1,500
Systematic Reviews: The Role of the Librarian

Funds will support the Central NY Library Resource Council to host a one-day workshop, ?Systematic Reviews: The Role of the Librarian.? The course will be taught by Margaret J.

$825
Tablets and Apps for On-the-Go Healthcare Practitioners

Access to, and knowledge of, the latest technology allows our health care professionals to offer the best patient care possible.

$9,987
The Affordable Care Act: Access to Care - Libraries making a Difference

NN/LM MAR staff has been in discussions with Network members and members of NN/LM MAR Special Advisory Groups and Regional Advisory Committee to solicit feedback on challenges academic, hospital an

$40,000
The Work of a Country Doctor: Digitizing the Notebooks, Photographs, and Ephemera of Dr. H.T. Jackson

The Robert L. Brown History of Medicine Collection, of the University at Buffalo?s (UB) Health Sciences Library, proposes to digitize unique components of our recently acquired collection of Dr.

$2,199
Understanding the Psychiatric Issues of Dementia

The Pennsylvania Behavioral Health and Aging Coalition (PBHAC), a statewide alliance of individuals and organizations concerned about the unmet behavioral health (i.e.

$11,440
2013
Title Description Amount
A Clinical Information Tool for Community Health Centers: a demonstration and evaluation project

The feasibility study funded in 2012-2013 concluded free clinical resources are available and can be grouped using an online federated search tool.

$15,000
An Assessment of Health Information Needs of Critical Access Hospitals in Pennsylvania and New York

While health information technology (HIT) has the potential to improve access to information, reduce medical errors, lower costs, and improve patient care, many hospitals---especially Critical Acce

$30,000
Archival Images Digitization: Telling the Penn State Hershey Story

The purpose of this project is to digitize and make accessible the collection of visual media held by the George T. Harrell Health Sciences Library.

$721
Assessing the Health Information Needs of the Madison County Rural Health Council

With this project, the Central New York Library Resources Council (CLRC) will work with the Madison County (NY) Rural Health Council to determine their information needs and develop a relationship

$7,500
Body Apps: iPads for Undergrad Anatomy & Physiology Students

In a collaborative effort the Penn State Hazleton Library and Department of Biology would like to utilize iPads and apps in the undergraduate Anatomy and Physiology curricula.

$28,370
Development of a Service for NIH Public Access Compliance

In response to the policy change and the amount of articles not in compliance, the NYU Health Sciences Libraries will partner with the NYU Langone Medical Center?s Office of Science and Research (O

$29,680

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