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Past Presentations

This section contains presentations given by MAR staff in the past two years.

Note: some events contain links to documents that were used during the presentation. These are not updated after the date of the session, so any included resource links may be broken or invalid. Please contact the instructor for the most recent developments on these resources.

To view recordings of our most recent webinars, check out the NNLM Middle Atlantic Region playlist on YouTube.

2 years ago

National Science Teachers Association
Date: Nov 13, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Encouraging Curiosity with NLM's Online Toy Box: Free and Reliable Health and Science Resources for K-5 Students" at the National Science Teachers Association Philadelphia Area Conference in Philadelphia, PA.
Community Health Consortium
Date: Nov 4, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Public Libraries 'Creating a Culture of Health': With Support from Your Regional Medical Library" at the Community Health Consortium for Central Jersey Public Library Staff in Milltown, NJ.
Delaware County School Nurse Association
Date: Nov 3, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "More Than a Bandage: Health Information Resources for K-12 Professionals" at the Delaware County School Nurse Association Fall Meeting in Springfield, PA.
Delaware County School Nurse Association
Date: Nov 3, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Evidence Based Practice for K-12 Health Professionals" at the Delaware County School Nurse Association Fall meeting in Springfield, PA.
New York Library Association
Date: Oct 22, 2015
Kate Flewelling, Health Professions Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Libraries Help Communities in Crisis" at the New York Library Association Conference in Lake Placid, NY.
OCLC
Date: Oct 21, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented at the "Public Health and Public Libraries: Librarians as Health Literacy First Responders" OCLC WebJunction webinar.
Pennsylvania Library Association
Date: Oct 15, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "I Read, I Heard, I Want to Know: Health Issues in the Headlines" to the Pennsylvania Library Association in State College, PA.
Date: Jul 18, 2015 to Jul 21, 2015
MAR coordinators Lydia Collins and Kate Flewelling presented "Combatting Information Fatigue: Health Information Resources for Veterans and Their Families" at the Veterans of Foreign Wars 2015 Conference in Pittsburgh, PA.
American Library Association
Date: Jun 29, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Public Health and Public Libraries: Librarians as Health Literacy First Responders" at the American Library Association conference in San Francisco, CA.
American Library Association
Date: Jun 28, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Engaging, Encouraging and Enabling Middle and High School Students to Explore Health and Science from the National Library of Medicine" at the American Library Association conference in San Francisco, CA.
American Library Association
Date: Jun 27, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Encouraging Curiosity with NLM's Online Toy Box: Health and Science Resources for K-5 Students" at the American Library Association conference in San Francisco, CA.
Date: May 13, 2015
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, offered a webinar on the Responsive design updates to MedlinePlus.
Date: May 6, 2015
Kate Flewelling, Health Professions Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, presented "Introduction to Evidence Based Practice" for Nurses' Day at Cole Memorial Hospital in Coudersport, PA.
Date: Apr 10, 2015
Kate Flewelling, Health Professions Coordinator at NN/LM MAR, offered a webinar session of "MAR Services and Resources for Health Professionals" for new MAR Members.

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