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

National Library of Medicine Joins The Commons on Flickr
The National Library of Medicine is pleased to announce that it is now a participating institution of the Commons on Flickr. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 30, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Participants in 2014-2015 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program Announced
The fellows and mentors selected for the 2014-2015 class of the leadership program jointly sponsored by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries (AAHSL) have been announced. The program has matched fellows and mentors in a one-year leadership development program annually since 2002. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Cataloging and Metadata Management : Fundamentals of the NLM® Classification
Cataloging and Metadata Management : Fundamentals of the NLM® Classification (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH Scientists to Share Advances in Medical Research with Maryland and DC Middle and High School Science Students
National Library of Medicine to Welcome 600 Students to “Science Pathfinders” Event on NIH Campus, September 26th (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 25, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Releases Rare Footage of President Franklin Roosevelt Speaking at NIH
On October 31, 1940, just days before President Franklin Delano Roosevelt would be elected to an unprecedented third term as President of the United States, he traveled to Bethesda to dedicate the National Cancer Institute and the new campus of what was then the National Institute of Health (NIH), before it would eventually become known in plural form—National Institutes of Health—as multiple units were established over subsequent years. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 24, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

National Library of Medicine's DailyMed Web Site Redesigned
On September 18, 2014, NLM launched a newly redesigned DailyMed Web site. DailyMed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. DailyMed is the official provider of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) label information. The Web site provides a standard, comprehensive, up-to-date, look-up and download resource of medication content and labeling found in medication package inserts. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 24, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: gray platelet syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/gray-platelet-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/dihydrolipoamide-dehydrogenase-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: cerebral folate transport deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/cerebral-folate-transport-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/legg-calve-perthes-disease (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 23, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Importing Multiple Codes into Value Sets Quick Tour
Please enable JavaScript to view the video on this page.The video contains a tutorial. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Adding Queried Codes to Value Sets Quick Tour
Please enable JavaScript to view the video on this page.The video contains a tutorial. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Medical Text Indexer Plays Role in International Challenge
For the second year in a row, the National Library of Medicine (NLM) Medical Text Indexer was used as one of the baselines for the international BioASQ Challenge. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 15, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

SNOMED CT/ICD-11 Chapter – IHTSDO Call for Clinical Experts – September 2014
The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization (IHTSDO), developers and owners of SNOMED CT internationally, has a collaboration agreement with WHO to ensure linkage between SNOMED CT and WHO classifications. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 15, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health (G13) has been reissued on September 10, 2014. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 10, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

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

Genetics Home Reference: autosomal recessive axonal neuropathy with neuromyotonia
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/autosomal-recessive-axonal-neuropathy-with-neuromyotonia (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 9, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

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

NLM Technical Bulletin, Sep-Oct 2014, Changes to the NLM License Agreement for NLM Data
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is announcing the release of its revised "License Agreement for NLM Data." This revised license, dated September 1, 2014, will supersede the license last revised on October 24, 2008. Existing licensees wishing to continue access to 2015 data will be asked to accept the new license when they renew their license in November 2014. (The 2015 renewal system will be available for existing licensees from approximately November 5 through December 10, 2014.) Beginning September 1, 2014 prospective licensees will accept the new license. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 3, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

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

National Library of Medicine Announces 2014 Association of Health Care Journalists-NLM Fellows
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ) are pleased to announce the 2014 AHCJ-NLM Fellows. This year’s class features eight reporters and editors representing diverse media backgrounds and interests. The program—now in its sixth year—brings journalists selected by AHCJ to NLM for four days of training in use of NLM's health information resources, such as PubMed, PubMed Health, Genetics Home Reference, TOXMAP, ClinicalTrials.gov, and MedlinePlus. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - September 2, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

FAQ: DOCLINE -- Embargoes in Routing
Question: How are embargoes for electronic journals evaluated for routing? (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 27, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Updating Value Sets Quick Tour
A new tutorial is available on how to update value sets in the NLM Value Set Authority Center (VSAC). (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Emir Khatipov Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: triosephosphate isomerase deficiency
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/triosephosphate-isomerase-deficiency (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: Stormorken syndrome
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/stormorken-syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: SLC4A1-associated distal renal tubular acidosis
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/slc4a1-associated-distal-renal-tubular-acidosis (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: congenital disorder of glycosylation type IIi
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/congenital-disorder-of-glycosylation-type-iii (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 26, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NLM Launches "Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection"
Special Display, Online Exhibition Opening September 2, 2014 (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 22, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Genetics Home Reference: vitamin D-dependent rickets
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/vitamin-d-dependent-rickets (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - August 19, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news