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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.

6 months ago

Opioid Use Awareness and Health Information Resources
Date: Aug 15, 2017 to Aug 17, 2017
Michelle Burda, NNLM MAR Education and Health Literacy Coordinator, presented resources on drug and addiction information.

7 months ago

Date: Jul 10, 2017
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, provided training to the Upstate New York Transplant Services (UNYTS) Outreach Team.
Date: Jun 30, 2017
Michelle Burda, NNLM MAR Education and Health Literacy Coordinator conducted MedlinePlus training for the non-profit group,"Plant Five for Life".

8 months ago

Date: Jun 24, 2017
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, co-presented Healthy Aging @ Your Library: Connecting Older Adults to Health Information at the American Library Association conference.
Date: May 28, 2017
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR and Elaina Vitale, Academic Coordinator at NNLM MAR, co-presented “Engage for Health”: A Partnership for Improved Patient-Doctor Communication at the Medical Library Association conference.

9 months ago

Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information At Your Library
Date: May 19, 2017
MAR Academic Coordinator Elaina Vitale presented 1.5 hour version of Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information At Your Library for the Northland Public Library professional development day.
Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information At Your Library
Date: May 15, 2017
MAR Academic Coordinator Elaina Vitale presented 2 hour version of Caring for the Mind: Providing Mental Health Information At Your Library at the Pennsylvania Library Association West Branch meeting.

10 months ago

Date: Apr 27, 2017
MAR Academic Coordinator Elaina Vitale presented "Making Sense of the Numbers" at the PCCLC annual meeting at Harrisburg Area Community College.
Date: Apr 25, 2017
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, co-presented "Mental Health Matters" at the New Jersey Library Association Conference.

11 months ago

Date: Mar 20, 2017 to Mar 27, 2017
Michelle Burda presents the Go4Life Program at Allen Place Community Services, Inc.
Exploring potential partnerships among emergency planners, first responders, librarians, and others
Date: Feb 28, 2017
Exploring potential partnerships among emergency planners, first responders, librarians, library staff and others

12 months ago

Date: Feb 22, 2017
A webinar for Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) Cooperative Extension.
Recording:

1 year ago

Long Island Food & Nutrition Information Resources
Date: Dec 2, 2016
Michelle Burda, Education and Health Literacy Coordinator for NNLM MAR, presented Food "4" Thought : Exploring Nutrition Information Resources at the 2nd Annual Conference of the LILRC Hospital Library Services Program.
Pennsylvania Library Association
Date: Oct 17, 2016
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, Presented "Engage for Health: A Health Program in a Box @ Your Library" to the Pennsylvania Library Association at Pocono Manor, PA.
Date: Oct 12, 2016
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, hosted a webinar session of Activate, Collaborate, and Educate: Health Outreach and Programming in Your Community for Health Insurance.
Where to Turn Resource Fair
Date: Sep 16, 2016
Michelle Burda presented Celebrate Go4Life at the Where to Turn Resource Fair in Pittsburgh, PA
American Library Association
Date: Jun 27, 2016
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, presented "From Beyond Our Borders: Reliable Multilingual and Multicultural Consumer Health Resources" at the American Library Association conference in Orlando, FL.
New Jersey Library Association
Date: May 17, 2016
Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator at NNLM MAR, presented "Creating a Culture of Care: Health Outreach at Your Library" to the New Jersey Library Association in Atlantic City, NJ.

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