MAR Presentations

The following presentations were created or sponsored by NN/LM MAR staff. They are listed chronologically and will remain on this website for up to 2 years after the original presentation year. This material can be freely reproduced and adapted; attribution is requested.

July - September 2016

  • Celebrate Go4Life / Michelle Burda, September 2016 ( )
    Where to Turn Resource Fair, Pittsburgh, PA
  • From Beyond Our Borders: Reliable Multilingual and Multicultural Consumer Health Resources / Lydia Collins, July 2016 (
     
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    Presented at the American Library Association, Orlando, FL

April - June 2016

  • Information Resources to Support farmworker Health / Kate Flewelling, April 2016 (PDF file  |  PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for PA Office of Rural Health/PA Public Health Association Conference
  • Grants and Proposal Writing / Kate Flewelling, April 2016 (PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for DE State Library, Dover, DE
  • Creating a Culture of Care: Health Outreach at Your Library / Lydia Collins & Karen Parry (East Brunswick Public Library), May 2016 (PDF file)
    Presented at the New Jersey Library Association, Atlantic City, NJ

January - March 2016

  • Caring for the Mind: For Parents of Adult Children with Diagnosed Mental Illness / Lydia Collins, February 2016 (file type icon PDF)
    Presentation for Beulah Presbyterian Church, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill FAMILIAS, Pittsburgh, PA.
     
  • NLM’s Online Playground: K-5 Science and Health Education Resources / Lydia Collins, February 2016 ( file type icon PDF)
    Presentation for Dutchess County BOCES
     
  • NN/LM MAR Consumer Health New Member Webinar / Lydia Collins, March 2016 (file type icon PDF)
    Presentation for new MAR members
     
  • Public Libraries "Creating a Culture of Health": With Support from Your Regional Medical Library (NN/LM MAR) / Lydia Collins, March 2016 ( file type icon PDF)
    Presentation for Community Health Consortium for Central Jersey Public Library Staff, Milltown, NJ.
     
  • Grants and Proposal Writing / Kate Flewelling, March 2016 ( PDF file | PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for Faculty and Staff LIFE University, Marietta, GA
     
  • NN/LM MAR Services and Resources for Health Professionals / Kate Flewelling, March 2016 (PDF file  | PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for new MAR members

October - December 2015

  • I Read, I Heard, I Want to Know: Health Issues in the Headlines / Lydia Collins, October 2015 (file type icon PDF)
    Presented at the Pennsylvania Library Association, State College, PA.
     
  • Public Health and Public Libraries: Librarians as Health Literacy First Responders / Lydia Collins, October 2015 (file type icon PDF)
    OCLC WebJunction Webinar. Co-Presented with Christian Minter, ‎Nebraska/Education Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, MidContinental Region and Anita Kinney, Program Analyst, United States Access Board
     
  • Evidence-Based Practice for K-12 Health Professionals / Lydia Collins, November 2015 (file type icon PDF)
    Presented at the Delaware County School Nurse Association Fall Meeting, Springfield, PA
     
  • More Than a Bandage: Health Information Resources for K-12 Health Professionals / Lydia Collins, November 2015 (file type icon PDF)
    Presented at the Delaware County School Nurse Association Fall Meeting, Springfield, PA
     
  • Public Libraries "Creating a Culture of Health": With Support from Your Regional Medical Library (NN/LM MAR) / Lydia Collins, November 2015 (file type icon PDF )
    Presentation for Community Health Consortium for Central Jersey Public Library Staff, Milltown, NJ.
     
  • Encouraging Curiosity with NLM’s Online Toy box: Free and Reliable Health and Science Resources for K–5 Students ( file type icon PDF)
    Presented at the National Science Teachers Association Philadelphia Area Conference, Philadelphia, PA
     
  • Engage, Encourage, and Enable Health and Science Exploration through Literacy: Free Resources from the National Library of Medicine (file type icon PDF)
    Presented at the National Science Teachers Association Philadelphia Area Conference, Philadelphia, PA
     
  • Libraries Help Communities in Crisis / Kate Flewelling, October 2015 (Presentation)
    Presented at the New York Library Association Conference, Lake Placid, NY

July - September 2015

  • Combatting Information Fatigue: Health Information Resources for Veterans and Their Families / Kate Flewelling and Lydia Collins, July 2015
    (PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presented at the Veterans of Foreign Wars 2015 Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

April - June 2015

  • Encouraging Curiosity with NLM's Online Toy box: Health and Science Resources for K-5 Students / Lydia Collins, June 2015
    (PDF file |  PowerPoint Files: Part 1 Part 2)
    Presented at the American Library Association, San Francisco, CA
  • Engaging, Encouraging and Enabling Middle and High School Students to Explore Health and Science from the National Library of Medicine / Lydia Collins, June 2015
    (PowerPoint files:  Part 1 Part 2 Part 3)
    Presented at the American Library Association, San Francisco, CA

  • Public Health and Public Libraries: Librarians as Health Literacy First Responders  / Lydia Collins, June 2015
    ( Part 1 Part 2)
    Presented at the American Library Association, San Francisco, CA
    Co-Presented with Anita Kinney, Prince George's County Memorial Library System and Christian Minter, ‎NLM Associate Fellow at Welch Library, Johns Hopkins University

  • MedlinePlus: Responsive Design Update / Lydia Collins, May 2014 (Webinar)
    (PDF file)

  • NN/LM MAR Services and Resources for Health Professionals / Kate Flewelling, May 2015
    (PDf file | PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for Nurses’ Day, Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport, PA

  • NN/LM MAR Services and Resources for Health Professionals / Kate Flewelling, April 2015
    (PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for new MAR members

January - March 2015

  • MedlinePlus and More / Lydia Collins, March 2015
    (PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for Social Service Professionals, Erie, PA

  • From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Health Information to Refugee Populations / Lydia Collins, March 2015
    ( PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for Social Service Professionals, Erie, PA
  • Finding the Evidence—PubMed and Other Sources / Kate Flewelling, February 2015
    (PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for Delaware Division of Public Health
  • Grants and Proposal Writing / Kate Flewelling, January 2015
    ( PDF file PowerPoint file)
    Presentation for NN/LM MAR members