[mla-nynj] This week's training opportunities from NN/LM MAR

Barger, Renae Elaine rbarger at pitt.edu
Mon Nov 9 16:31:10 UTC 2015


You are invited to join us for the following webinars/CE opportunities taking place this week.  All are welcome and feel free to share with anyone you feel will be interested.

1.       Tuesday:  The SHARE Approach - Putting shared decision making into practice (Boost Box)<http://nnlm.gov/mar/blog/2015/10/23/the-share-approach-putting-shared-decision-making-into-practice-boost-box/> / November 10, 2015 noon-1pm ET - Shared Decision Making (SDM) occurs when a health care provider and a patient work together to make a health care decision that is best for the patient. Research shows that SDM has measurable impacts on cost, quality, and outcomes. This presentation will highlight Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's SHARE Approach, which is a free to use evidence-based model for implementing shared decision making. / No registration required. https://webmeeting.nih.gov/boost2/

2.       Tuesday - Still time to register for this online CE - Building Collections and Connections for LGBT Health Awareness: improving the health, safety, and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons - November 10, 2015 3pm (ET) Registration required: http://nnlm.gov/ntcc/classes/class_details.html?class_id=943

3.       Wednesday:   Discover NLM and More - Veteran's Health / November 11, 2015 - 3pm (ET)

This session is hosted by the NN/LM Mid-Continental Region at:  https://webmeeting.nih.gov/mcr2

There are currently over 21 million veterans in the United States. They often face unique health care needs as a result of experiencing combat, exposure to environmental hazards, and separation from loved ones. This presentation will highlight some of their specific health concerns, and explore health information resources that would be beneficial for both veterans and their families. This webinar is geared towards those in public health, community-based organizations, community colleges, and public libraries who provide programs and services to veterans.

4.       Thursday:  NCBI Webinar:  "PubMed for Scientists"<http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/techbull/nd15/brief/nd15_ncbi__pm_scientists_webinar.html> / November 12, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (ET) - a webinar that will show you how to search biomedical literature more efficiently with PubMed. NCBI staff will teach you how to search by author, explore a subject, use filters to narrow your search, find full text articles, and set up an e-mail alert for new research on your topic. Finally, we will answer your questions about searching PubMed.

                Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5594790520765285889

5.       Recording now available for Use of Clinical Big Data to Inform Precision Medicine<http://videocast.nih.gov/summary.asp?Live=17452&bhcp=1>

6.      Voting ends this Friday!:  October was National Medical Librarians Month.  To celebrate the activities of medical librarians in our region, we asked librarians to share a story highlighting a program, partnership or accomplishment.  We received 3 inspiring, diverse stories.  Now, it is time for you to vote for your favorite.  The winner will receive a $1500 MAR Professional Development award!

1.       Excela Health: Going to the Dogs: Pet Therapy http://nnlm.gov/mar/blog/2015/11/03/excela-health-going-to-the-dogs-pet-therapy/

2.       Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital: Magnet Recertification Process http://nnlm.gov/mar/blog/2015/11/03/our-lady-of-lourdes-memorial-hospital-magnet-recertification-process/

3.       SUNY Buffalo: Collaborative Interprofessional Education Project http://nnlm.gov/mar/blog/2015/11/03/suny-buffalo-collaborative-interprofessional-education-project/

A link to vote is found at the top of each story's blog posting.  Voting will be open through Nov. 13th.  The winner will be announced the week of Nov. 16.

Sent to you by....

Renae Barger
Michelle Burda
Lydia Collins
Kate Flewelling

NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region
Health Sciences Library System
University of Pittsburgh
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15261

***Funded by the National Library of Medicine under contract #HHS-N-276-2011-00003-C with the University of Pittsburgh.***

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