Research and Assessment Committee award

If you have an idea for a research or assessment project in health science librarianship, the MAC Research and Assessment Committee (RAC) invites you to apply for an award of up to $2000 per year to support all or part of the costs of your research.   Research projects on a wide variety

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Call for Chapters: Advances in Librarianship Volume on “Roles and Responsibilities of Libraries in Increasing Consumer Health Literacy and Reducing Health Disparities”

Seeking submissions from a wide array of disciplines and perspectives for Volume 48 of Advances in Librarianship which will focus on the many ways in which libraries are helping (and can help) to improve consumer health literacy and decrease health disparities. This volume will be edited by Beth St. Jean, Gagan Jindal,

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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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