[mla-nynj] Don't Miss These Great Classes

Missy Harvey mjharvey at pitt.edu
Mon Nov 25 20:36:58 UTC 2013

Most of us are thinking about Thanksgiving right now.But when you return 

the wonderful holiday, we encourage you to join one or more of the 
/free/ classes

we're offering.There's still room to register.


/NIHSeniorHealth/ and Drug Information Resources <#_Toc373156460>

/ClinicalTrials.gov/:Results Reporting, Unique Evidence, and the Role of 
Medical Librarians <#_Toc373156461>

Navigating Health Information for Community Colleges <#_Toc373156462>

    /NIHSeniorHealth/and Drug Information Resources

Presenter:*Lydia Collins, Consumer Health Coordinator, NN/LM MAR

*Details*: http://nnlm.gov/training/schedule/class_details.html?class_id=647

*Date*:December 2, 2013 / 11 am -- 12:30 pm (ET)



*Summary*:Designed specifically for public library staff to provide an 
overview of /NIHSeniorHealth/ and drug information resources available 
from National Library of Medicine (NLM).

    /ClinicalTrials.gov/:Results Reporting, Unique Evidence, and the
    Role of Medical Librarians

Presenter:*Kate Flewelling, Outreach Coordinator, NN/LM MAR

*Details*: http://nnlm.gov/ntcc/classes/class_details.html?class_id=661

*Start Date*:December 2, 2013



*Summary*:This 3-week, self-paced course will:

·Explain what a clinical trial is and why ClinicalTrials.gov is a 
significant resource

·Demonstrate ways to search and interpret studies with results on 
ClinicalTrials.gov; and

·Discuss the unique position of health science librarians to provide 
education and to advocate for the results database and submission 

This session is *only* open to registrants from NY, NJ, PA and DE. 
Others should contact your local Regional Medical Library for classes in 
your area:http://nnlm.gov/.

    Navigating Health Information for Community Colleges

Presenter:*Missy Harvey, Technology & Communication Coordinator, NN/LM MAR

*Details*: http://nnlm.gov/training/schedule/class_details.html?class_id=641

*Date / Time*:December 4, 2013 / 11 am -- 12:30 pm (ET)

Same class also offered:December 17, 2013 / 1 -- 2:30 pm (ET)



*Summary*:This class is for community college librarians to learn more 
about how their students can research the health literature, find 
consumer health information, and to learn about mobile apps/social media 
to find what they need. The class includes introductions to /PubMed/ and 

Sent to you by....

Missy Harvey
Technology & Communication Coordinator
NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region
Health Sciences Library System
University of Pittsburgh
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15261

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