Extramural Programs Update: NLM Says Goodbye to Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim and Welcomes Dr. Richard C. Palmer
After 19 years of service, Hua-Chuan Sim, MD, Acting Director of NLM ’s Extramural Programs (EP) is retiring from federal service on Friday, April 30. On May 1, 2021, Dr. Richard C. Palmer will assume the role of Acting Director, NLM Extramural Programs. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 29, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Welcomes Applications to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine for 2022
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce  applications are open to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 26, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Awards 2021-2026 Regional Medical Library Cooperative Agreements
The National Library of Medicine has awarded five-year cooperative agreements to seven institutions selected to serve as Regional Medical Libraries (RMLs) and four institutions selected as National Coordinating Offices in the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM). The agreements begin May 1, 2021. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Senior Investigator Teresa Przytycka, PhD, Selected as International Society for Computational Biology Fellow
Teresa Przytycka, PhD, senior investigator in the Computational Biology Branch of the National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM’s) National Center for Biotechnology Information, has been selected as a 2021 Fellow of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 3, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Legislative Analyst
The following position will be posted from Monday, March 1, 2021 - Monday, March 15, 2021 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH stands against structural racism in biomedical research
Update from the NIH Director available at https://www.nih.gov/about-nih/who-we-are/nih-director/statements/nih-stands-against-structural-racism-biomedical-research (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

STAFF SCIENTIST 1 for HCC Approval #: NLM34-0001
The following position will be posted from Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31/2021 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 26, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches a New Online Exhibition 13 Outside/Inside: Immigration, Migration, and Health Care in the United States
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Outside/Inside: Immigration, Migration, and Health Care in the United States, a new online exhibition. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 24, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Dr. Teresa Zayas Cab án Named NLM Assistant Director for Policy Development
NLM Director Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, is pleased to announce the appointment of Teresa Zayas Cab án, PhD, as NLM’s Assistant Director for Policy Development. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 16, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Classification Updated, February 12, 2021
The 2021 MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) vocabulary was evaluated for inclusion in the Classification index. Several additions and changes were made to the Index and Schedules based on this review. All main index headings are now linked to the 2021 vocabulary in the MeSH Browser. Additional minor updates were made to the Index and Schedules. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 12, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mourning the loss of Milton Corn, MD, Deputy Director for Research and Education, NLM
It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Milton Corn, M.D., FACP, FACMI, Deputy Director for Research and Education. Dr. Corn worked at NLM for more than 30 years. He died on Sunday, February 7, 2021. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches a New Online Exhibition - Making a World of Difference: Stories About Global Health
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Making a World of Difference: Stories About Global Health, an online exhibition. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff Scientist 1 for HCC Approval #: NLM27-0009
The following position will be posted from Wednesday, February 3, 2021 – Wednesday, March 5, 2021 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM-AC1441 -- Tenure-Track Or Tenure-Eligible Investigator In Clinical Data Science
The following position will be posted from Wednesday, February 3, 2021 – Wednesday, March 5, 2021 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Writer Editor, Office of Communications & Public Liaison, National Library of Medicine
The following positions will be posted to USAJobs.gov from Monday, February 1 - Friday, February 5. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Deputy Associate Director, Division of Library Operations, National Library of Medicine
The following positon will be posted to USAJobs.gov from Monday, February 1 -   Wednesday, February 10. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

AI Tools Provide Picture of Cervical Health
Artificial Intelligence Simplifies Cervical Cancer Screening (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches a New Online Exhibition - Fifty Years Ago: The Darkening Day
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Fifty Years Ago: The Darkening Day, a new online exhibition recognizing the 50th anniversary of The Darkening Day, an NLM exhibition on the health aspects of environmental pollution, which opened at the library in 1970 and was subsequently reviewed in the September 29, 1970, issue of the NIH Record, page 11. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 25, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Names Acting Scientific Director for NLM's Intramural Research Program and Acting Director for NLM's Extramural Programs
National Library of Medicine (NLM) Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has named Valerie Florance, PhD, as Acting Scientific Director of NLM ’s Intramural Research Program and Hua-Chuan Sim, MD, as Acting Director of NLM’s Extramural Programs — effective January 15, 2021. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 21, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Names Acting Scientific Director for NLM 19s Intramural Research Program and Acting Director for NLM 19s Extramural Programs
National Library of Medicine (NLM) Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has named Valerie Florance, PhD, as Acting Scientific Director of NLM ’s Intramural Research Program and Hua-Chuan Sim, MD, as Acting Director of NLM’s Extramural Programs — effective January 15, 2021. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 21, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces 2021 History Talks
The History of Medicine Division at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces its 2021 NLM History Talks. All talks are free, live-streamed globally, and subsequently archived by NIH VideoCasting. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 6, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Announces 2021 Michael E. DeBakey Fellows in the History of Medicine
Following its February 24, 2020,  call for applications to the National Library of Medicine (NLM) Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine, the NLM is pleased to announce its 2021 DeBakey Fellows: (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM and NEH Renew Partnership to Collaborate on Research, Education, and Career Initiative
The  National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world’s largest medical library and part of the National Institutes of Health, and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) have renewed their partnership through 2024. The collaboration, originally established in 2012, aims to develop initiatives that explore the intersection of biomedical and humanities research. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 16, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff Scientist 1
The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1. The position supports interdisciplinary research in the Computational Biology Branch (CBB). NLM is one of 27 Institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) of the Department of Health and H uman Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 7, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Dianne Babski Appointed Associate Director for Library Operations, National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dianne Babski as Associate Director for Library Operations at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), a position in the Senior Executive Service. This appointment became effective November 22, 2020. Ms. Babski has served as Acting Associate Director for Library Operations since March 1, 2020. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 24, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, refseq human data curator
The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1. The position is in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) and contributes to NCBI’s Reference Sequence (RefSeq) collection. NLM is one of the 27 Institutes at the National Institutes of Healt h (NIH), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1
The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1. The position supports interdisciplinary research in the Computational Biology Branch (CBB). NLM is one of the 27 Institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), part of the Department of He alth and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

News from the National Library of Medicine - 2001
December 2001 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, refseq data wrangler
The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1 in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) to contribute to NCBI’s human and mouse Reference Sequence (RefSeq) collection. NLM is a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 20, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Assistant Director for Policy Development [link to USAJobs site]
CLOSING DATE: 10/5/2020: (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Classification Updated, September 30, 2020
Beginning with the 2020 summer edition, the NLM Classification has a new look and feel. With this new design comes a new URL:   https://classification.nlm.nih.gov/  The old URL: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/class will automatically be redirected to the new one. The new site functions best in Chrome or Firefox. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 30, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches a new Traveling Exhibition and Online Exhibition
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) announces Care and Custody: Past Responses to Mental Health, a new NLM traveling exhibition with an online adaptation, guest curated by scholar Anne E. Parsons, PhD (University of North Carolina at Greensboro). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 25, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, web analyst
CLOSING DATE: 10/15/2020; POSITION INFORMATION: The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1 in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) to analyze current user behavior and market conditions of online scientific resources such as PubMed (bibliographic database for biomedical literature), GenBank (genetic sequence database), and Gene (databases and tools for the study of genes). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 16, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator in biomedical image processing
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a tenure-track or tenure-eligible investigator within its Intramural Research Program (IRP) in Bethesda, MD. The recruitment is part of a planned expansion of NLM ’s intramural research in computational health sciences. The goal of this search is to identify candidates with the potential to develop a dynamic, innovative, and independent research program with a focus on clinical image processing (e.g., radiology, pathology, endoscopy). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 14, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Staff scientist 1, sequence analysis pipelines
CLOSING DATE: October 9, 2020: POSITION INFORMATION SUMMARY: The National Library of Medicine ’s (NLM), National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is recruiting for a Staff Scientist 1. The position is in the Information Engineering Branch (IEB) and supports bioinformatics algorithm development for the genome assembly, annotation, and analysis pipelines. NLM is one of the 27 Inst itutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 10, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Library Operations Division is recruiting four Technical Information Specialists
The following announcement includes four Supervisory Technical Information Specialist, Grade 13 positions that will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Wednesday, September 2, to Friday, September 11, 2020. The positions are in Library Operations and have a salary range of $102,663 to $133,465.   (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Library Operations Division is recruiting four Technical Information Specialist
The following announcement includes four Supervisory Technical Information Specialist, Grade 13 positions that will be posted on USAJOBS.gov from Wednesday, September 2, to Friday, September 11, 2020. The positions are in Library Operations and have a salary range of $102,663 to $133,465.   (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New CORE Problem List Subset of SNOMED CT Available for Download
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce a new Clinical Observations Recordings and Encoding  (CORE) Problem List Subset of SNOMED CT is now available for download by UMLS Licensees. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM seeks comment on strategic opportunities and challenges
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) invites the public to provide input and help shape the continuing implementation of its strategic plan through 2027 by responding to this Request for Information (RFI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 11, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM seeks comment on strategic opportunities and changes
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) invites the public to provide input and help shape the continuing implementation of its strategic plan through 2027 by responding to this Request for Information (RFI). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 11, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

John S. Brownstein to Deliver 2020 NLM/MLA Leiter Lecture, August 11
John S. Brownstein, professor of biomedical informatics at Harvard Medical School and chief innovation officer of Boston Children ’s Hospital, will deliver the 2020 Joseph Leiter National Library of Medicine (NLM)/Medical Library Association (MLA) Lecture, Tuesday, August 11 from 6:00 – 7:00 PM (EST) by videocast. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 5, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH launches preprint pilot to expand discovery of NIH-funded research
First phase on COVID-19 related preprints (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - June 9, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Associate Fellows 2020-2021
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world's largest biomedical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, is pleased to announce our 2020-2021 class of Associate Fellows. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - May 21, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Section Head, Preservation and Collection Management Section, Public Services Division, National Library of Medicine
The following position will be posted on USAJOBS.gov   from Friday, May 1 - Sunday, May 10, 2020  (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - May 1, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Stephen Sherry, PhD, Selected as Acting Director, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Director, Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, has named Stephen Sherry, PhD, as Acting Director, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) effective March 31, 2020. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 29, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Hosts Research Symposium: Reporting, Recording, and Remembering the 1918 Influenza Epidemic
Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm ET via NIH Videocast: https://videocast.nih.gov/watch=36347 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 28, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Job Openings at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) - NIH
Visit USAjobs.gov for additional opportunities at NLM, NIH, and throughout the federal government. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 24, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIST and OSTP Launch Effort to Improve Search Engines for COVID-19 Research
GAITHERSBURG, Md. — Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) launched a joint effort to support the development of search engines for research that will help in the fight against COVID-19. The project was developed in response to the March 16 White House Call to Action to the Tech Community on New Machine Readable COVID-19 Dataset. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 20, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Patricia Flatley Brennan Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of Patricia Flatley. Brennan, RN, Ph.D., Director, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health to its College of Fellows. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 7, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The National Library of Medicine is Expanding Access to Coronavirus Literature through PubMed Central ®
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) of the National Institutes of Health is working on multiple fronts to aid in the COVID-19 response through new initiatives with the global publishing community and artificial intelligence researchers. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - March 25, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news