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Recently Funded Projects

2015
Title Description Amount
Antebellum Medicine in Central Massachusetts

This project will digitize two unique collections- the papers of Dr. Samuel B. Woodward and the Worcester District Medical Society.

$4,993
Beth Israel Deaconess Express Technology Project

This project will highlight the Silverman Symposium posters and additional services and capabilities via a flat panel screed display at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

$4,234
Boston College Data Carpentry Workshop

These workshops are a hands-on combination of instruction and programming practice which cover the core skills needed for researchers to improve and enhance their skills needed to collect, manage a

$13,425
Building Networks: A MedlinePlus Digest Demonstration Project for Clinical Social Workers

The projects goals are to increase awareness and use of the National Library of Medicine Health Information resources in clinical social work in the greater Hartford, CT area.

$4,001
Concord Public Library Speaker Series

The Library will host a speaker series on the following three health topics and videotape the series for future viewing.

$3,499
Concord VNA Beyond the Book Series

This project will improve access to aging information and resources to communities served by the Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association by designing three education based programs and collabor

$7,041
Connecting and Collaborating - Maine Hospital Libraries

The goal for this project is to provide access to library and knowledge services to the Maine Health Care System by joining with hospital libraries at SMHC and PBMC to determine the information nee

$10,000
CoughSpot Video Project

The primary goal of the program is to develop children's awareness of the need to cover one's cough and sneeze and prepare an educational video for use by schools and clinics.

$7,660
Drug Indications Knowledge Management Pilot Project

This project seeks to create a plan for data collection, evaluation, and management related to the description of drug indications in journal articles.

$9,500
Girls Inc Eureka Enhancement Project

This project will complement and enhance the Eureka curriculum that involves at-risk girls.

$6,668
Health Services Technology Improvement Proposal Project

This project seeks to expand the reach of the Axis of Access program by granting the ability to purchase laptops and/or tablets which can be preloaded with direct access to vetted information resou

$2,000
Healthy Acadia Hancock County Outreach Project

Healthy Acadia will coordinate multiple trainings on NLM resources for service providers and the general public in rural Maine

$6,000
Healthy Acadia Washington County Community Engagement Project

Healthy Acadia will coordinate multiple trainings on NLM resources for service providers and the general public in Washington County Maine and create and disseminate media resources providing infor

$1,500
Hospital for Special Care Information Access Project

Health care workers will be trained to provide point-of-care health information using tablet computers.

$7,553
Library Database Instruction for Nursing Staff

The award will be used to provide software simulations and hands on training for Southwestern Vermont Health Care's nursing staff.

$1,077
MCPHS Express Library Digitization Continuation

This award will be used to continue work related to transcription, translation and image metadata creation for prescriptions from pharmacies in the NE area.

$5,000
Millbury Student Led Health Fair

This project promotes health literacy and the use of Medline Plus by Millbury High School Students.

$1,070
Nashua Disaster Communications Plan

The City of Nashua proposes to establish two new programs: Crisis & Emergency Risk Communication Program (CERC) and Virtual Operations Support Team Program (VOST) to enhance the role of the Nas

$8,450
New England Region (2011-2016 Contract Period) $1,177,990
New Hampshire Comprehensive Cancer Plan

This project will promote NLM resources throughout the development and implementation of the 2015-2020 NH Comprehensive Cancer plan at the NH CCC 10th annual Conference April 1, 2015 and through th

$3,000

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