Submit Virtual Projects for JMLA Column by April 15

Submit Virtual Projects for JMLA Column by April 15 We are inviting submissions for current, innovative, and notable technology projects in health sciences libraries for the JMLA Virtual Projects Section that is published annually in October. Submit a 200-word abstract of your virtual project to Susan Lessick, AHIP, FMLA, by April 15, 2019.  Virtual projects must

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Invitation to Submit: Failure! a new Hypothesis: the Journal of the Research Section of MLA Column

Hypothesis: the journal of the Research Section of MLA is seeking submissions for a new column in called Hypothesis: Failure! The column is dedicated to failures, lessons learned, or mistakes that mattered. An introduction to this (hopefully) exciting new addition to Hypothesis was included on page 5 of the last issue, available at https://www.mlanet.org/d/do/13566 Submissions

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Request for Cases and Examples of Health Literacy in Clinical Research!

The Multi-Regional Clinical Trials Center of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fmrctcenter.org%2F&data=02%7C01%7Cmburda%40PITT.EDU%7C4f99297501ce4d53011c08d633a80e0f%7C9ef9f489e0a04eeb87cc3a526112fd0d%7C1%7C0%7C636753194224516017&sdata=XtY6Epvwc7WAfC%2F9FaIjOk2DXXWhzm4FGYkb%2BxVroVQ%3D&reserved=0 is coordinating an initiative on Health Literacy in Clinical Research. Additional details follow below. We are seeking case studies and examples that demonstrate how health literacy principles and best practices have been applied in the clinical research environment. For

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Submit an Abstract for MLA ’19

Submit an Abstract for MLA ‘19 Submit a paper or immersion session proposal by October 24. Join us in Chicago in 2019 and share your accomplishments. We want to see your research, analysis, innovations, projects, solutions, and your failures, so submit a paper, immersion session, poster, or lightning talk and become part

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MLA 2019 Garfield Research Fellowship

The Medical Library Association announces the 2019 Garfield Research Fellowship, a $5,000 award supporting research in the history of information science in the medical or health sciences. The Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the history of information science. The fellowship, established in 2013, is intended to stimulate research

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