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News & Announcements

Announcement Summary Date/Category
NNLM/PLA Partnership Featured in Library Journal
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In November 2017, Library Journal published an article featuring NNLM's multiple initiatives with PLA and ALA focused on health literacy and public libraries.  Dec 13, 2017
NNLM partners with the NIH All of Us Research Program
The NNLM is pleased to announce a partnership with the NIH All of Us Research Program (All of Us), part of the Precision Medicine Initiative. Dec 1, 2017
NNLM in Your Community: Springfield City, MA
Veggies at Mason Square Branch Library
The New England Region's (NER) Health in the Square project enabled the Mason Square Branch of Springfield City Public Library to strengthen community partnerships, provide healthy and nutritious Nov 9, 2017
MLA Calls for 2018 Research Training Institute (RTI) Applications
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Are you a library professional interested in learning to do research? Oct 26, 2017
Public Libraries Stand Up for Health: Stipends Offered for Health Information Training
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Promoting Healthy Communities is a new nationwide initiative of the Public Library Association (PLA) and the NNLM to increase public library workers’ knowledge and skills related to consumer health Oct 17, 2017
Comments Requested on the Draft HHS Strategic Plan FY 2018-2022
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The draft Health and Human Services (HHS) Strategic Plan FY 2018 – 2022 is available for comment at Sep 29, 2017
NLM and Publishers Launch Emergency Access Initiative for Libraries Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma
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The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has activated the Emergency Access Initiative (EAI) in response to Hurricanes Irma and Harvey which devast Sep 15, 2017
Don't Miss the Rest of the Substance Use Disorders Webinar Series!
Prescription pills and bottles
In the Alleviating Stigma, Treatment Strategies, Community Resources & Stories from the Front Lines presenters share their personal experiences and what they have learned by being invo Sep 12, 2017
Upcoming NLM Board of Regents Meeting, 12-13 September: Focus on New Strategic Plan
At the next National Library of Medicine (NLM) Board of Regents meeting, 12-13 September, a large portion of the time will be spent discussing the draf Sep 5, 2017
Patient Safety Webinar Series Starts Thursday, August 31, 2017
Doctor and patient talking
The NNLM South Central Region (SCR) is pleased to announce a new webinar series developed in collaboration and co-sponsored by the UNT Aug 28, 2017




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