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Past Funded Projects

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2013
Title Description Amount
Technology Improvement: Distance Learning Content Capture

The Distance Learning Content Capture project has two goals: to capture content from in person trainings, workshops, courses and conferences in order to archive them and make them accessible for la

$8,000
Technology Improvement: iPad Lending Project

The Kootenai Health Library and Information Center will initiate an iPad lending program.

$7,500
Technology Improvement: Mobile Library

OHSU librarians do training around the OHSU campus and around the state for health professionals. Many times there are not computer training facilities available.

$7,200
Technology Improvement: Outreach to Peer Language Navigators in Anchorage

Purchase 4 tablet computers to allow selected Peer Language Navigators to share NLM resources such as Pubmed, Medline and Arctic Health with the limited-English Anchorage community to promote healt

$2,000
Technology Improvement: Viva Mobile Learning Center

Viva Hispanic will purchase equipment to support a mobile computer based training/learning center to teach limited English proficient members of the Latino/Hispanic community to access web-based he

$5,565
2012
Title Description Amount
Disaster Health Info Outreach: MEDICOR Disaster Health Info Portal

The Spokane Medical Library will develop a separate portal within its Web-based MEDICOR electronic library system.

$9,500
Exhibit: Latino Expo NW

Demonstration of NLM resources at Latino Expo NW to Hispanic community--local companies, and non-profit, government, cultural, media and faith-based organizations.

$500
Exhibit: Spring into Health 2012

Health fair for Eritrean community of Puget Sound (200-300 people): poster displays, printed health info, demos of health info website searching, screenings.

$509
Express Outreach: EthnoMed-Healthy Roads Media Cancer Education Project

The project will engage bilingual/bicultural hospital staff - Caseworker / Cultural Mediators (CCMs) in the Community House Calls Program at Harborview Medical Center - and members of their ethnic

$13,000
Express Outreach: Improving Health Literacy and Personal Health Management of Inmates

The goal of this project is to improve the health literacy, self-care management skills and personal health care decision-making of inmates incarcerated at the Gallatin County Detention Center (GCD

$0
Express Outreach: Relaxation & Education Stations

The goal of the project, Relaxation & Education Stations, will be to improve awareness of The Learning Center?s services and impact on consumer health and patient care by providing high quality

$13,000
Health Info Services Promotion: Collaboration Fosters Success: Partnering with the Health Sciences L

The University of Washington (UW) Health Sciences Library (HSL) will publicize and hold an open house for the UW community and the greater Seattle health sciences community showcasing HSL health in

$2,500
Health Information Services Promotion: EthnoMed.org

This project supports development of a promotional campaign for EthnoMed that will include: launching a new listserv feature on the website inviting users to receive email notification of new conte

$0
Medical Library Pilot Project: Eagle-I Integration

The goal of the project is to connect the services of the Arnold Library?s Shared Resources website database with Eagle-I, a national directory of shared biomedical services and resources hosted by

$30,000
Medical Library Pilot Project: Evidence on Tablets: The ET Trial

This pilot project will assess whether a tablet computer-based mobilized website can effectively improve the use and teaching of evidence-based medicine (EBM) by Department of Medicine faculty atte

$9,000
Medical Library Pilot Project: Point-of-Care CME

The goal of the project is to use library and other resources to create self-directed online learning Point-of-Care Continuing Medical Education (CME) on clinically relevant topics integrated into

$15,000
Medical Library Pilot Project: Research and Evidence Literacy in Medicine (RELM)

The goal of the project is to create an online continuing medical education (CME) designed to develop research literacy skills through participants correctly applying evidence-based medicine inform

$15,000
MOU for Health Information Resources Development

This MOU is designed to provide NLM funding via the NN/LM PNR contract, to NWIC, with a primary objective to improve the tribal college health information resources available to students, teachers,

$16,500
MOU for Oregon Outreach OY1

To determine the needs and appropriate workshop topics, OHSU will conduct planning sessions with their community college and public library contacts in Oregon.

$15,000
MOU for Promoting Emerging Roles of Medical Librarians

New information technologies and related applications are constantly emerging in the fields of library and information science, communications, biomedical research and health care.

$5,000

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