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Past Funded Projects

Title Description Amount
Training Award - Southern Chapter of MLA 2003

Southern Chapter will hold two CE courses at their 2003 annual meeting in Coral Cables, FL - Advanced PDAs and E-Librarian: Taming Electronic Resources with funding from the NN/LM SE/A.

Training Award - Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University Eskind Biomedical Library will train interns in the Geriatric Education and Research Center, a joint project of the VA Hospital and Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN.

Training Award -East Tennessee State University

Sherry Hester of ORISE will provide a session on toxicology databases to librarians, faculty and staff of ETSU as well as local public and hospital librarians in Johnson City, TN in April 2003.

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Healthy Spirit Jefferson County

University of Alabama Birmingham Lister Hill Library will address and eliminate barriers encountered by African American men in accessing health information on the Internet.

University of Florida - Gator Cat Project

University of Florida Health Center Library will improve the online searching and research skills of nursing students at Bethune-Cookman College.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - North Carolina Health Information Online

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library will identify and select state and local health information resources that address key health problems in NC.

University of South Florida - Meeting Senior Citizens' Information Needs

University of South Florida School of Library and Information Science will teach seniors to gather medical information independently.

University of Tennessee - Community Health Center Project

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center Library will deliver instruction to develop intermediate and advanced computer literacy skills for the 60 healthcare personnel at the Christ Community

University of Tennessee Health Science Center - Faith Based Organization Health Education

In partnership with local health ministry, University of Tennessee Health Science Center will provide courses on diabetes, HIV/AIDS, hypertension and oral health to health ministers and congregants

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center - WebHealth for Seniors

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center Library will provide training sessions at and equipment to 3 senior centers.

University of Virginia - Expanded Partnership

University of Virginia will extend access to current electronic cancer information resources from the Mountain Laurel Cancer Center to public libraries in southwestern Virginia.

University of Virginia - Promotoras Project

University of Virginia Claude Moore Health Sciences Library will provide computer and Internet training to Promotoras in the Blue Ridge AHEC region of VA.

Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Access to Electronic Health Information

Through partnerships, Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine will facilitate training in the access of health information via computer for consumers and healthcare providers in Montgomery and Flo

Title Description Amount
East Tennessee State University - Consumer Health Information Service

East Tennessee State University Quillen School of Medicine Library will create a Consumer Health Information Service with the public libraries.

George Washington University - PARTNERS for Health Information II

George Washington University will provide learning opportunities for staff and patients at underserved clinics in DC.

Librarian Promotion Award - Florida State University

Florida State University Medical Library will hold a librarian promotion and training event at Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL.

Southeastern Atlantic Region

RML Contract

Technology Awareness Award - University of Virginia Technology InfoFair

University of Virginia Claude Moore Health Sciences Library will hold a technology InfoFair at the Library in October, 2002.

Technology Awareness Conference - University of Maryland, Baltimore

University of Maryland HS/HSL will hold a PDA fair, Spring 2002, at the Library.

Technology Awareness Conference - University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

UNC- CH Health Sciences Library and Duke University Medical Center Library will co-sponsor a Mobile Technology Fair on March 18, 2002.