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Reports from the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Informatics Summit

Posted May 31, 2019 by Franda Liu
Category: National

As one of the cohorts of the NNLM RDM 101 Research Data Management for Biomedical and Health Science Librarians in Spring 2018, Tisha Mentnech from North Carolina State University Libraries received NTO’s funding to attend RDM 102: Beyond Research Data Management for Biomedical and Health Sciences Librarians. Hoping to learning more about the intersections of informatics and librarianship, she shares in her report on ways librarians can support data outside of a traditional library role. There are similarities in the theory of both library science and informatics. Data librarians could definitely benefit from partnering with the informatics departments if they are interested in taking their skills more technical. A symbiotic benefit for informaticists and librarians is with ontology, metadata, thesauri, and/or index development. Read more.

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HIV is no longer a fatal diagnosis; it is a treatable chronic disease that if managed correctly and consistently, can become “undetectable and untransmittable.” NNLM NACC explores this U=U concept,

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NNLM NER is promoting graphic medicine as an effective tool for communicating health and wellness information to kids and teens.

Graphic Medicine for Kids and Teens Posted Dec 30, 2019 Category: National

NNLM SEA has provided funding to East Tennessee State University (ETSU) librarians to promote consumer health information at Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinics. RAM clinics are held across the count

ETSU Librarians Exhibit at a Remote Area Medical Clinic Posted Dec 26, 2019 Category: National

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) Mid-Atlantic Region (MAR) is proud to support the Minds Matter Mental Health Campaign, which aims to help break the stigma of mental health amon

Posted Dec 13, 2019 Category: National, MAR

The Research Training Institute (RTI) is a week-long, hands-on, residential workshop held in Chicago, July 13–17, 2020, with follow-up activities, support, mentoring, and membership in an ongoing research community, and an opportunity to present findings at the MLA national conference.

Posted Nov 25, 2019 Category: National