NLM Board of Regents Approves Resolution Honoring NLM Director Lindberg
Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 23, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Comment Period Extended: HHS and NIH take steps to enhance transparency of clinical trial results
UPDATE: The deadline for comments on the Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) and the NIH policy for clinical trials reporting has been extended to 5:00 p.m. ET on Monday, March. 23. For more information, please see the latest Federal Register Notices for the NPRM External Web Site Policy and for the proposed NIH Policy External Web Site Policy, which posted on February 13, 2015. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 13, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Congressional Justification FY2016
2016 Congressional Justification (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine Announces Pill Image Recognition Request for Information
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has issued a call for participation in a Pill Image Recognition (PIR) Request for Information (RFI). Unidentified and misidentified prescription pills present challenges for individuals and professionals. Unidentified pills can be found by family members, health professionals, educators, and law enforcement. The nine out of 10 US citizens over age 65 who take more than one prescription pill can be prone to misidentifying those pills. This PIR RFI is a pilot for a forthcoming PIR Challenge whose goal is to develop smart phone apps that individuals can use to take pictures of prescripti...
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: hypomagnesemia with secondary hypocalcemia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/hypomagnesemia-with-secondary-hypocalcemia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: essential pentosuria
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/essential-pentosuria (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 3, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM to host "A Tribute to Marshall Nirenberg" on March 17, 2015
Event to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his deciphering of the genetic code (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 2, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: macrozoospermia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/macrozoospermia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: generalized arterial calcification of infancy
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/generalized-arterial-calcification-of-infancy (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: factor X deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/factor-x-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Cole disease
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/cole-disease (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: ALG12-congenital disorder of glycosylation
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/alg12-congenital-disorder-of-glycosylation (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: adenosine deaminase 2 deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/adenosine-deaminase-2-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: achromatopsia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/achromatopsia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 27, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Invites Participation in Teleconference to Report on a Request for Information and New Funding Mechanism for Regional Medical Libraries 2016-21 Award Cycle
In May 2014, the National Library of Medicine posted a Request for Information (RFI) asking for ideas on how the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) (http://nnlm.gov) can more effectively and efficiently provide equal access to biomedical information and improve an individual’s access to health information. Based on the feedback from nearly 50 respondents and a review of historical data related to the program, NLM will change the award mechanism for the 2016-2021 Regional Medical Libraries’ cycle from contracts to cooperative agreements. This type of funding mechanism will allow NLM to participate...
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 22, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: KBG syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/kbg-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 20, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: renal hypouricemia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/renal-hypouricemia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 13, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/head-and-neck-squamous-cell-carcinoma (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - January 6, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Selected as a Host Site for the 2015 National Digital Stewardship Residency Washington DC
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce its participation in the second year of the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR), a significant partnership of the Library of Congress (LC) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), to build a dedicated community of stewards capable of managing, preserving and making accessible the nation’s digital assets. The NDSR enables recent Master’s program graduates in relevant fields to complete a paid 12-month residency at host institutions in the Washington DC area, where they work on significant digital stewardship projects. Similar...
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 18, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: type A insulin resistance syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/type-a-insulin-resistance-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Rabson-Mendenhall syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/rabson-mendenhall-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: eosinophil peroxidase deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/eosinophil-peroxidase-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Donohue syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/donohue-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: adenylosuccinate lyase deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/adenylosuccinate-lyase-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 17, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/pulmonary-alveolar-microlithiasis (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 9, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

AIDSinfo Releases Drug App for iOS and Android Devices
(Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 8, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

What are the date ranges for past MeSH Indexing years?
The table below contains the date range for each MeSH Indexing year as applied to completed MEDLINE citations. Once a year, generally in mid-November, all MeSH headings on citations are synchronized with the new edition of MeSH. The MeSH Indexing year runs until the next global update of citations. To retrieve all of the MEDLINE/PubMed citations for a specific MeSH Indexing year, search for the date range for the MeSH Indexing year followed by the Date Completed field tag [dcom]. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 3, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Perrault syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/perrault-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 2, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: 1q21.1 microduplication
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/1q211-microduplication (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 2, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Dr. Judith J. Warren Honored with 2014 IHTSDO Award for Excellence
Judith J. Warren, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, FACMI received the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) Award for Excellence on October 28 during the IHTSDO Business Meeting and Showcase in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - December 1, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: hypochromic microcytic anemia with iron overload
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/hypochromic-microcytic-anemia-with-iron-overload (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: autosomal dominant vitreoretinochoroidopathy
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/autosomal-dominant-vitreoretinochoroidopathy (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Future Plans of 2013-2014 Associate Fellows
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce the future plans of its 2013-2014 class of Associate Fellows. The Associate Fellowship Program (AFP) is a one-year postgraduate training program with an optional second year. This competitive program is designed to provide a broad foundation in health sciences information services and to prepare librarians for future leadership roles in health sciences libraries and health services research. This group of Associate Fellows ended the first year of the fellowship in August 2014, with two taking positions at health sciences libraries, and three continuing on for a ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 21, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

HHS and NIH take steps to enhance transparency of clinical trial results (NIH Press Release)
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), which proposes regulations to implement reporting requirements for clinical trials that are subject to Title VIII of the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (FDAAA). The proposed rule clarifies requirements to clinical researchers for registering clinical trials and submitting summary trial results information to ClinicalTrials.gov, a publicly accessible database operated by the National Library of Medicine, part of the National Institutes of Health. A major proposed change from current requirements is the ...
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: mal de Meleda
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/mal-de-meleda (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 18, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: bradyopsia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/bradyopsia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 12, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH Director’s Statement on Dr. Lindberg’s retirement
It is my honor to recognize and congratulate one of the longest-serving leaders at NIH and a pioneer in applying computer and communications technology to biomedical research, health care, and the delivery of health information wherever it is needed. Don Lindberg, M.D., who has been the director of the National Library of Medicine for more than 30 years, has informed me that he plans to retire at the end of March 2015. I want to thank Don for his outstanding service to NIH, to the global biomedical research community, and to health professionals, patients, and the public. Trained as a pathologist, Don re-invented himself a...
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 6, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: transcobalamin deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/transcobalamin-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - November 6, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: STING-associated vasculopathy with onset in infancy
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/sting-associated-vasculopathy-with-onset-in-infancy (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: recurrent hydatidiform mole
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/recurrent-hydatidiform-mole (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 28, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: 16p11.2 duplication
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/16p112-duplication (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 21, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches Web Collecting Initiative to Capture and Preserve Selected Ebola-Related Content
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), has launched a Web collecting initiative to capture and preserve selected born-digital content documenting the 2014 Ebola outbreak. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 20, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH to announce first awards from Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative
Press Announcement available from http://www.nih.gov/news/health/oct2014/od-09.htm (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 9, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

SNOMED CT Route of Administration Subset
New SNOMED CT Route of Administration Subset download available. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 8, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: tubular aggregate myopathy
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/tubular-aggregate-myopathy (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 7, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: mandibulofacial dysostosis with microcephaly
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/mandibulofacial-dysostosis-with-microcephaly (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 7, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Mourns Dr. Morris F. Collen, Medical Computing Pioneer
The National Library of Medicine is saddened at the passing of Dr. Morris F. Collen, known around the world as "Mr. Medical Informatics," on September 27, 2014. He was 100 years old. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 3, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Information Resources for the 2014 Ebola Outbreak
Several resources at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) are available to those who need access to health information related to the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - October 2, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: nephronophthisis
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/nephronophthisis (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 30, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: laryngo-onycho-cutaneous syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/laryngo-onycho-cutaneous-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 30, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news