Lunch with the RML Archives

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  • Clinical eCompanion / November 17, 2016 / 12-1 PM ET [Recording]
    Description: Clinical eCompanion is a point of care resource for primary care clinicians, especially those without access to subscription databases. The website searches multiple, free resources at once. Any provider can find patient education handouts in multiple languages, clinical practice quidelines, drug interactions, ICD 10 codes, and other essential point of care information without relying on Google or other time consuming search techniques. This presentation will consist of a brief introduction to the site followed by a live demo.
  • HSLANJ Innovations Webinar / Thursday, October 20, 2016 / 1-3PM ET [Recording]
    Description: The Health Sciences Library Association of New Jersey (HSLANJ) and NN/LM MAR are partnering for an innovations webinar. This 2-hr webinar will consist of presentations of innovative ideas and services that have been put in place by HSLANJ librarians. There will also be presentations of two posters from MLA Toronto in case you were not able to attend. A question & answer/discussion period will follow.
  • Celebrating National Emergency Preparedness Month with MAR Emergency Preparedness Project Reports / Thursday, September 29 / noon-1PM ET [Recording]
    Description:  In celebration of National Emergency Preparedness Month, this session will highlight 4 MAR funded emergency preparedness projects:
    • Emergency Preparedness for Libraries and Communities in Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties:  Presented by Anja Bouchard, Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System
    • Public Library Emergency Preparedness and Participation in Community Level Disaster Response in Lancaster County Pennsylvania:  Presented by Ed Miller, Stephanie Zimmerman and Mary Ann Heltshe-Steinhauer, Library System of Lancaster County
    • Libraries as Lifeboats: Communities in Crisis:  Presented by Rebecca Budinger-Mulhearn, Avon Free Library
    • The First 72 are on You: Prepare, Respond and Recover:  Presented by James Farrell, Pearl River Public Library
  • K-12 Outreach Projects / Monday, August 29, 2016 / 1-2 PM ET [Recording]
    Description: In preparation for back to school, this session will highlight 3 MAR funded K-12 outreach projects that incorporate NLM resources and stimulate ideas for class planning and outreach as academic librarians, school librarians, teachers and others enter a new school year. 
    Developing a Replicable Model for Health Literacy to Promote Positive Youth Development:  Presented by Annamore Matambanadzo, Advance African Development
    Scientific Writing for CEYE Students:  Presented by Robin O’hanlon, The Levy Library, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Let's get ready for funding! / Thursday, July 28, 2016 / 12-1PM ET [Recording]
    Presenters: Yini Zhu, Rutgers University / Laraine Tursi, Coney Island Hospital / Sherry Morgan and Barbara Cavanaugh, University of Pennsylvania / Christina Pope, SUNY
    Description: In preparation for MAR funding opportunities planned to be announced in the next few days, MAR’s  Lunch with the RML monthly webinar series will kick off on July 28 by highlighting 4 very different types of outreach from last year’s funding.  We hope these creative, successful projects will spur ideas for you to apply for a project this year!
    Yini Zhu, Rutgers University, George F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences will showcase this powerful project done with a $3,000 Health Information Awareness Award!  Spreading Health Awareness with Resources and Education (SHARE) program was a successful outreach effort that increased awareness of NLM’s consumer health information resources while promoting the libraries’ resources and services to the Rutgers University and University Hospital community.
    Laraine Tursi,  Coney Island Hospital, Harold Fink Memorial Library will highlight her Smartboard Interactive Display project which emphasizes an innovative approach for a hospital librarian to partner with her Medical Education Committee and Research Department to promote evidence based resources throughout the institution.
    Sherry Morgan and Barbara Cavanaugh, University of Pennsylvania Biomedical Library will present the Philadelphia Free Library and University of Pennsylvania Consumer Health Education Partnership which emphasizes a unique approach, for health sciences librarians to partner with their school of nursing and local public libraries to introduce NLM resources and offer health programs to consumers.  
    Christina Pope, SUNY Upstate Health Sciences Library, will represent the Pet First Aid (aka Healthy Pet Project), which represents creative ways to incorporate NLM resources into education and outreach events by partnering with public libraries and veterinarians to develop a project that has  raised awareness throughout the state of NY and has gone on to receive outside funding support.
  • NIH Syndicated Content / March 29, 2016 / Noon - 1:00 pm ET [Recording] | Presentation (PowerPoint)
    Presenters: Brooke Dine, Head, Web & Information Management Unit Public Services Division National Library of Medicine and Elizabeth Norton, Disaster Information Management Research Center Specialized Information Services Division National Library of Medicine.
    Description: NIH offers a free and easy way for you to get trusted, up-to-date health information from the National Institutes of Health directly onto your website.  You do not need to write your own health content or worry about updating web pages. NIH content will populate on your web page with your website’s existing look and feel. Join us to learn how!

  • New and Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities from MAR / January 28, 2016 / Noon - 1:00 pm ET [Recording]
    Presenters: Michelle Burda, Network and Advocacy Coordinator; Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator; Kate Flewelling, Outreach Coordinator; Ida Joiner, Technology Coordinator
    Description: Join MAR Coordinators to explore and learn about professional development opportunities in 2016. Updated and new classes will be showcased with a chance for you to ask questions about the classes we offer.