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Past Funded Projects

2017
Title Description Amount
Becoming a Healthier Community: Step by Step

Provide health education and health information searching skills for individuals in most need with a focus on affordable food selections, simple meal preparation, and physical activity engagement t

$9,651
Bringing the NIH 3D Print Exchange and 3D Printing to El Paso?s Health Care

The Texas Tech University Health Science Center at El Paso Libraries will bring 3D printing and knowledge of how to use the NIH 3D Print Exchange to the health workers, medical students, Hispanics,

$9,989
Continuing Health Information Outreach in New Mexico

Through this project, HSLIC will focus on sustaining the connections with the many organizations in New Mexico it has partnered with in the past to raise awareness of free health information resour

$10,000
Creating an Interactive Digital Gallery: Using Touchscreens to Enhance NLM Exhibits and Classes

Interactive elements within exhibits and classes enhance the engagement and learning of the participants.

$10,000
Cultivating a Community of Practice: Oklahoma's Health Information Specialists Program

From its infancy in 2013, the Robert M. Bird Health Sciences Library's Health Information Specialists Program has grown substantially.

$24,915
Health Information Outreach to the El Paso Border Community

The Texas Tech University Health Science Center El Paso (TTUHSCEP) Libraries proposes to deliver outreach services to health care professionals and the general public in the El Paso area by means o

$8,545
Meeting the Community Information Needs Regarding Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccinations

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) three-shot vaccine series is the only current method to prevent future HPV persistent infection-associated cancers.

$25,000
Mobile Connections for Health - Phase 2

Mobile Connections for Health (MCH) is a health information outreach and training project aimed at increasing public health professionals - specifically Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Health E

$5,363
MSEARCH (Mobile Systems Education and Resources for Consumer Health) 2

Mobile Systems Education and Resources for Consumer Health (MSEARCH) 2 is an electronic skill-building program focused on educating seniors in Harris County how to navigate National Library of Medi

$23,721
Project Connections

Provision of accurate online resources is a valuable tool in designing programs aimed at assisting rural consumers in making informed decisions about their health and to communicate effectively wit

$7,630
Promoviendo la Salud: A Guide to Spanish Language Health Education Resources

The National Center for Farmworker Health proposes to develop a one stop health education website and training guide designed to increase the awareness and utilization of Spanish language Medline P

$24,999
Providing Outreach to the Rural Population in Arkansas? Delta Region

This project will connect public libraries in the rural Delta region of Arkansas with the necessary technologies and resources to provide consumer health information to their patrons.

$9,999
Rural West Texas Health Outreach

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Libraries propose to increase awareness of reliable consumer health information in English and Spanish from the National Library of Medicin

$1,945
Targeting the Displaced Marshallese Community Living in Arkansas to Increase Awareness of NLM?s Health Information Resources

This project will increase awareness of authoritative health and science resources from the National Library of Medicine for the Marshallese population in Arkansas and health professionals who prov

$9,999
Teaching Science through Gamification: Promoting Education on Health Topics within the Caddo Parish School System in Northwest Louisiana

Health education is taught at all school grade levels in the Caddo Parish School System (CPSS).

$10,000
Technology Enhancement: Scanner for Interlibrary Loan and Tulsa County Medical Society Digitization Project

The primary goal of this project (Goal 1) is to expand interlibrary loan outreach to physician members of the Tulsa County Medical Society (TCMS).

$3,734
2016
Title Description Amount
Education Supports Good Health

PNC library plans to add to Pawnee Nation College's existing website links from various databases available from the National Library of Medicine.

$23,724
Keynote Speaker for 2015 Men's Health Conference

This award will fund a keynote speaker for the 13th annual Men's Health Conference.

$5,000
Library Student Award - Angela Piccola

The purpose of this award is to promote the value of outreach and medical librarianship to library school students interested in health sciences librarianship.

$1,774
Library Student Award - Brook Amen

The purpose of this award is to promote the value of outreach and medical librarianship to library school students interested in health sciences librarianship.

$1,800

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