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NEW ENGLAND REGION

Recently Funded Projects

2014
Title Description Amount
Health Literacy Program Day

The goal of the project is to increase NE Region librarians? health literacy knowledge and skills and provide opportunity for cross-disciplinary health literacy exploration.

$5,346
HOSA Student Leadership Training 2013

Sponsorship of the MassAHEC Health Occupations Student of America Student Leadership Training 2013

$2,000
Information Literacy for Allied Health Students

The project will develop and implement information literacy programs for students in the allied health professions.

$2,700
Library Outreach for Access and Functional Needs During a Disaster

This project will establish a program to enhance the role of the Nashua Public Library in assisting individuals and families with access and functional needs and the development of emergency plans

$6,000
Literacy Project Collaborative

The project will educate low-income residents of Franklin County on digital health literacy.

$7,991
Memorial Hospital Technology Improvement

The funds will allow the library to purchase a projector/screen/laptop to be used for teaching purposes including PubMed searching.

$2,113
Nashua Patient Self-Advocacy

The goal of the project is to create health information videos and distribute them to 10 sites for viewing in the Nashua metropolitan area.

$7,000
Outline for Food and Nutrition Course

The funds will be used to develop a graduate level course on nutrition education.

$4,000
Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce Website (2011-2016)

Partners in Information for the Public Health Website, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Lamar Soutter Library, proposes to continue the enhancement of the Partners in Information Access

$88,000
Patient Education at the Point of Care

The goal of the project is for patients receiving care at LRH?s Infusion Center will receive authoritative, current and understandable patient education.

$1,995
Public Health Information Access through the New England Region

This project has 2 funding sources - NNO and NICHSR The purpose of the NER portion of the project is to provide public health departments with assess to selected licensed e-resources and gain insig

$352,770
Public Health Information Access through the New England Region(Ubiquitous)

The purpose of the project is to better understand the usefulness of providing public health departments with access to selected licensed e-resources and gain insight into what evidence-based infor

$127,770
Silverman Symposium Posters

The project will organize the Silverman Posters PDFs into one repository that is openly accessible and searchable.

$5,336
Sponsorshi Award

Sponsor exhibit space at the Connecticut Library Assoc Conference

$330
Supporting eScience Learning and Practice through the New England Region

The eScience program will act as a Community of Interest and will collect, maintain and make available locally produced data resulting from clinical and science-based research.

$155,835
Technology Improvemnet Award

The goal of the project is to purchase five iPads to be used to improve patient education at the bedside at Maine Medical Center.

$2,640
Tribal Health: Decolonizing our Foodways

This project will fund a program on food sovereignty, native foods and healthier food and nutrition.

$2,000
Vermont Focused Health Information Outreach

The funds will be used to create lesson plans and conduct training in the use of NLM resources.

$1,649
Vermont Health Resources Portal

This award will allow a redesign of the Vermont State Libraries website health section and train librarians in its use.

$3,000
Vermont School Nurse Health Information Access

The project will provide articles and research services to non-affiliated school nurses in Vermont.

$2,400

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