News from the NLM History of Medicine Division

Greetings from the National Library of Medicine’s History of Medicine Division! Two recent news items involving the division will be of interest, if they have not already crossed your screen: NLM Welcomes Applications to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine for 2021 – Applications due by September 25, 2020.

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Job posting: Systematic Reviews Librarian, Winston-Salem, NC

JOB SUMMARY Under general supervision from the Director of the Library but with considerable independence, the librarian will lead the systematic review service working towards continuous improvement to better serve the research population at Wake Forest Baptist Health (WFBH.) As a medical center liaison, the librarian will work closely with designated departments

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Invitation to Participate in Data Services Competency and Training Survey

You are invited to participate in a research study comparing current levels of competency in data services with professional development initiatives. I am inviting all information professionals who engage in some level of data services to complete the survey, which you can access here:  https://umanitoba.libwizard.com/f/dataservices The survey should take 10-20 minutes to

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NLM History Talk: “The Girl in the Lion Cage: Regulating Hypnotism in Nineteenth Century France”

NLM History Talk: “The Girl in the Lion Cage: Regulating Hypnotism in Nineteenth Century France”| Katrin Schultheiss, PhD-Associate Professor, Department of History, The George Washington University Thursday, February 27, 2019 | 2:00 to 3:00 pm | Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A In 1890 in the southern French town of Beziers, a “carnival

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Job posting: Medical Librarian, Princeton, NJ

MedVal/PharmaWrite is seeking a full-time librarian to work on-site in Princeton. The librarian will perform biomedical literature searching and analysis, scientific journal and conference research, document delivery, and maintain the electronic reference database.  We have various electronic database subscriptions and online research tools. General Description The Medical Librarian is responsible for the

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Job posting: FAU Senior Medical Librarian, Boca Raton, FL

Florida Atlantic University Libraries is seeking a Department head and Associate/Assistant University Librarian. Please feel free to share, and excuse cross-postings! Salary range: $70,000-$82,000. A bit about the position: Reporting to the Dean of University Libraries but working closely with the Administration of the College of Medicine, the position of Senior Medical

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Last call for research survey: Burnout and Stressors among Academic Librarians in Higher Education in the U.S. (closes 2/21)

Last call for research survey: Burnout and Stressors among Academic Librarians in Higher Education in the U.S.(closes 2/21) Thank you to those who have already responded! If you are a full time academic librarian working in the United States and have less than 50% administrative duties, please consider participating in this research

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MLA March Webinar: Basic Statistics for Research Design

MLA March Basic Statistics Webinar Basic Statistics for Research Design Wednesday, March 25, 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., central time. Do you have a basic understanding of research or assessment, but are confused by statistics? This webinar will help you identify the statistical analysis that best fits your data and questions and help you

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