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Upcoming Classes

Shared Decision Making: Patient Empowerment

Presenters: Michelle Burda, NNLM MAR and Bonnie Anton, Informatics Nurse, UPMC St. Margaret Hospital

Feb 28, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MAR CHIS DIS

Cultural Competency for Librarians

Guest Speaker: Shaundra Walker
More details to come.

Feb 21, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MCR CHIS DIS

Hope From our Grandmothers: Decolonizing Data through Stories of Resilience

Much research has been historically rooted in controlling American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) and other indigenous peoples to exploit land and natural resources, or even heredity and group identity.

Feb 21, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: PNR CHIS DIS

Preparing for the Worst - Best Practices for Emergency Preparedness

Guest Speaker: Bill Icenogle, Director for Emergency Management, Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge

Feb 14, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online Region/Office: SCR

Online tutorials, videos, and other instructional materials

Results for: Date Last Revised From 27-Jul-2017 To 23-Jan-2018 .

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1. PubMed Tools and ORCIDs for Authors
Description: Disambiguating common author names is tough in any field — but if your published research is cited in PubMed, we can help you find your citations, create a bibliography, and share your publication list with others. We'll talk about the advantage of quickly registering for a free, unique identifier that will remain constant - even if your name changes. You will learn about NCBI tools for author disambiguation and the advantages of tying your publications together with an ORCID.
Format: MP4 Video / Quick Tour
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 15-Nov-2017

2. How the National Library of Medicine Can Add Value to Your mHealth app
Description: Numerous systematic reviews of health-related mobile apps reveal they lack evidence based content. A major challenge to including evidence based content in apps is how to efficiently find accurate, credible, and vetted content. The National Library of Medicine houses the largest biomedical library in the world and provides numerous expert-developed online resources on disease and health education. In this webinar, Susan Halpin of the National Library of Medicine will introduce attendees to those resources, give examples of how they can and have been used in mobile apps, and discuss funding opportunities offered by the NLM.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: Clinical Medicine, Health Care Technology, MedlinePlus
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 07-Nov-2017

3. LinkOut for Libraries: From Icons to Full Text and Everything in Between
Description: National Library of Medicine staff present an overview of the LinkOut for Libraries program. The three services, LinkOut, Outside Tool, and LinkOut Local, are discussed as well as solutions to common problems such as duplicate icons.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: LinkOut
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 31-Oct-2017

4. PubMed Journal Selection and the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Communication
Description: NLM staff describe selection policies and procedures for MEDLINE and PubMed Central.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: MEDLINE, PubMed, PubMed Central
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 12-Oct-2017

5. Advanced PubMed Searching Resource Packet
Description: A listing of search resources for PubMed, including subheadings and search tags.
Format: PDF / Pamphlet
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 01-Oct-2017

6. UMLS REST API: Paging through results.
Description: A video tutorial showing how to perform paging through data retrieved using the UMLS REST API when results are contained on more than one retrievable page.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, UTS, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 27-Sep-2017

7. ToxTutor
Description: ToxTutor is a self-paced tutorial covering key principles of toxicology for users of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) chemical and toxicology databases.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, Environmental Health, Toxicology
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Sep-2017

8. PubMed: Exploding the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Description: Learn about a critical component of the search functionality of PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

9. PubMed: Find a Known Citation
Description: Find an article from the author, journal source, publication date or other citation data using PubMed (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 28-Aug-2017

10. Create a Collection
Description: How to save your PubMed search results in Collections (SCORM version).
Format: ZIP / SCORM Package
Subjects: PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 25-Aug-2017