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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SBU OA Symposium-Call for Posters extended

Extended call for presented posters on values and ethics in open access 2018 Stony Brook University Libraries Open Access Symposium Friday, October 26, 2018 Location: Stony Brook, NY; Open Date: July 23, 2018; Deadline: September 9, 2018 Values and Ethics in Open Access, the 2018 Stony Brook University Open Access Symposium, is

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Reminder: Deadline to submit proposal for Student Spotlight Sessions at 2018 NASIG Annual Conference is April 16

The NASIG Student Outreach Committee (SOC) invites proposals for the Student Spotlight Sessions for the 33rd NASIG conference in Atlanta, GA, June 8 to 11. The theme of the conference is “Transforming the Information Community.” The Student Spotlight Sessions will be held Saturday, June 9, from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Presenters must be available

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Submit Virtual Projects for JMLA Virtual Projects Section by March 31, 2018

The Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA) Virtual Projects Section Advisory Committee is seeking current, innovative and notable technology projects in health sciences libraries for the 2018  JMLA Virtual Projects Section. The previous Column format for JMLA Virtual Projects is transitioning into a Section format this year, which will appear on

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