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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 21-Sep-2016 To 20-Mar-2017 .

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1. Searching Drugs or Chemicals in PubMed
Description: Learn to efficiently and effectively search substances in PubMed
Format: HTML / Web Page
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Mar-2017

2. The Basics of Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) in MEDLINE®/PubMed®: A Tutorial
Description: An exploration of how Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) are used for indexing MEDLINE records in PubMed. This tutorial is intended for PubMed searchers.
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH), PubMed
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Mar-2017

3. 2017 MeSH Highlights
Description: On January 27, 2017, NLM staff provided a highlights tour of the 2017 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). A 30-minute presentation featured a new subheading; new protein classes; additional dietary supplement concepts; changes to both the phenomena and technologies trees; and a new MeSH Browser. Following the presentation, Indexing and MeSH experts answered questions.
Format: Silverlight Video / Webinar
Subjects: Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 06-Feb-2017

4. What is Bioinformatics Librarianship?
Description: A growing number of librarians are filling a special niche in the information world: Serving those who work with genetic and molecular biology information. In this one-hour Webinar, eight of your colleagues as they explain their specialized and uniquely valuable roles at their institution.
Format: Flash Video / YouTube Video
Subjects: Bioinformatics
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 02-Feb-2017

5. Disaster Information Specialist Program Webinars/Conference Calls
Description: A webinar/conference call for those interested in disaster health information is held on the second Thursday of most months at 1:30 ET. MLA provides one continuing education credit for participating in each monthly webinar/conference call or watching a recording. 1 MLA CE
Format: Flash Video / Webinar
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

6. Health and Disasters: Understanding the International Context
Description: This course looks at who's who (and why) in the international disaster community, their roles and responsibilities in pre- and post-disaster situations, and the type of information that they may offer or require to respond to real or perceived needs, with a particular focus on health. Registration Required; 4 MLA CE's
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

7. Information Roles in Disaster Management
Description: This course presents current research findings on librarians' roles supporting the disaster workforce. Additionally, the information needs of first responders, emergency managers, and other professionals working in the areas of disaster planning, response, and recovery are discussed. Registration Required; 3 MLA CE's
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

8. Packing Your Digital Go-Bag: Essential Disaster Health Information on Your Mobile Device
Description: This course identifies and discusses key resources that responders and disaster/emergency preparedness professionals should load on their mobile devices as part of their preparedness activities. 1 MLA CE
Format: HTML / Web Tutorial
Subjects: Disasters and Emergencies
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 24-Jan-2017

9. Adding Queried Codes To a Value Set
Description: A brief video that shows how to add selected codes from the search table to the code list table. Specifically, codes can be selected using check boxes and then added to the code list using the 'Add to Value' Set button. Another method involves dragging and dropping individual codes
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

10. Connecting to a Database using MetamorphoSys
Description: A video tutorial describing how to configure UMLS's MetamorphoSys tool to connect to a database.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: MetamorphoSys, Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017