Outreach to Health Professionals

NN/LM MAR promotes the use and access to reliable health information by health professionals in NY, NJ, PA and DE

Primary NN/LM MAR Contact: Kate Flewelling / Outreach Coordinator / flewkate@pitt.edu

For 2016-2021, our priority groups for health information outreach include:

  • Health professionals unaffiliated with a medical library
  • Public health professionals
  • Minority health professionals
  • Area Health Education Centers (AHEC)
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
  • Rural Health Centers
  • Cooperative Extension

Services to Health Professionals and Organizations

  • Free online and in-person training on reliable health information resources
  • Exhibiting and presenting at your professional conference on free health information for health professionals and the public
  • Free educational materials for order and download on National Library of Medicine (NLM) resources
  • Free consultation on health information outreach
  • Funding opportunities for health information outreach
  • Support for your outreach initiatives with our Outreach Toolkit
  • Networking among over 1000 information organizations in NY, NJ, PA and DE, including hospital, academic and public libraries, public health agencies, and community-based organizations

Selected Resources from the National Library of Medicine