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Midday at the Oasis: Perspectives in Cultural Competence and Cultural Humility

Class Details

Description: This session is designed to introduce health sciences librarians to the concepts of cultural competence and cultural humility as tools to add to their practice. This webinar will focus on the role of the librarian as colleague and librarian as an instructor. Necessarily this webinar will link the concepts of cultural competence and cultural humility to healthcare which is the stakeholder community whom health sciences librarians support. We will explore personal identities and cultures and how those particular elements translate to a deliberate practice of cultural competence & cultural humility in the workplace.

Presenter: Xan Goodman, Health Sciences Librarian, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Usually Wednesday, this Midday will be on Tuesday March 27, 2018
1-2PM (Pacific) | 4-5PM (Eastern) | 10-11AM (Hawaii) | 1-2PM (Arizona) | 9-10AM (American Samoa) | 6-7AM Wednesday (Guam)

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Region/Office: National
Mar 27, 2018
1:00PM - 2:00PM PT
Kay Deeney, MLS, AHIP, Education & Outreach Librarian

Class Overview

Midday at the Oasis is a webinar series presented by the Pacific Southwest Region of NNLM on various topics of interest to health sciences librarians and others. Topics include National Library of Medicine resources, new trends in health care and librarianship, data management, mobile trends and other topics.

View previous presentations below or visit the NNLM PSR YouTube Channel!

One hour of MLA Continuing Education Credit is available for most sessions. To be eligible for CE credits, attendees must register in advance.

1-2PM (Pacific) | 4-5PM (Eastern) | 10-11AMĀ (Hawaii) | 1-2PM (Arizona) | 9-10AM (American Samoa) | 6-7AM Thursday (Guam)