The search for my inner ‘hero’: a modern masculinity retreat
Tim Lott dances, roars and talks intimately at a masculinity workshop which ends in tears, praise and profound insightsDespite spending 62 years as a man, I have never quite worked out what the possession of my defining Y chromosome implies. I doubt, in truth, that much of the damn thing survives anyway. I was brought up in a generation when nearly all the parenting was done by mothers and I have now helped to bring up four daughters as well as having been through the crucible of two marriages. In short, I have lived most of my life in the penumbra of women.Lately, in the tremors of#MeToo, #TimesUp, theJordan Peterson phen...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 15, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Tim Lott Tags: Men Life and style Psychology Science Health & wellbeing Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Cochrane US Network Coordinator - Flexible location within US
Specifications:  Part time 0.6 FTE, 1-year consultancy/secondment contract with potential to be extendedSalary:CompetitiveLocation: Flexible location within USApplication Closing Date: 19 January 2019This role is an exciting opportunity to use your experience to make a difference in the field of health care research.  The successful candidate will support the development of theCochrane US Network.Working with a US-based Advisory Group and Cochrane ’s Central Executive, the Cochrane US Network Coordinator will facilitate and support the Network’s establishment and development to deliver its strategic a...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - December 12, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Public Health Preparedness and Response State Workshop: State Outcomes
Source: National Governors Association (NGA). Published: 12/10/2018. The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ’s Center for Preparedness and Response hosted a workshop in early 2018 with multiple states to enhance their public health emergency preparedness and response capabilities. This one-hour, four-minute webinar features state team members from Arizona, Hawaii, Oregon, and New Jersey who discuss thei r project outcomes and how the workshop has impacted responses in their states. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Dis...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - December 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Dealing with difficult people and situations – courageous conversations
This workshop looks at workplace challenges and fears, what causes stress in these difficult situations, and how to cope with them. We discuss how to build personal resilience and develop assertiveness skills, followed by a session on courageous conversations – things to consider and top tips. We also spend time testing out some difficult conversations, to help you to understand what to do when you face resistance or hostility. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 12, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Mauritius: Get Some Exercise, and Call Me in the Morning - New Script for Doctors
[WHO] A workshop on implementation of exercise prescription in Mauritius was held on 03 December 2018 at Gold Crest Hotel, Quatre Bornes. Dr Anwar Husnoo, the Minister of Health and Quality of Life in his speech, reiterated the government strong commitment to fight the NCD scourge. The latter, he stated, is accentuated by the low levels of physical activity in the Mauritian population with only 23% of the adult population meeting the World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations of 150 weekly minutes of physic (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

UCLA program trains underrepresented college students for public health careers
UCLAThe first cohort in the UCLA Public Health Scholars Training Program. Elaine Owusu will never forget  the summer between her junior and senior years at Marquette University in Milwaukee. Owusu spent eight weeks in residence on the UCLA campus, where she and more than three dozen peers received an intensive introduction to the field of public health as part of the first cohort of the UCLA Public Health Scholars Training Program. The program combined education and hands-on training — in Owusu’s case, an internship assisting the director of quality improvement at St. John’s Well Child...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - December 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Safety and feasibility of an interactive workshop and facilitated outdoor walking group compared to a workshop alone in increasing outdoor walking activity among older adults: a pilot randomized controlled trial - Barclay R, Webber S, Ripat J, Grant T, Jones CA, Lix LM, Mayo N, van Ineveld C, Salbach NM.
BACKGROUND: Limited outdoor walking is a marker of frailty and a risk factor for decline in mobility and self-care functioning, social isolation, and reduced health-related quality of life (HRQL). OBJECTIVEs were to evaluate the safety, feasibility... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: Proceedings of a Workshop –In Brief
Source: National Academies Press (NAP). Published: 11/2018. This 10-page report summarizes a workshop held on October 30-31, 2018, when participants reviewed the current knowledge and gaps in understanding regarding the effectiveness of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for treating opioid use disorder. They examined the available evidence on the range of parameters and circumstances in which MAT can be effectively delivered (e.g., duration of treatment, populations, settings, and interventions to address social determinants of health as a component of MAT), and identified challenges in implementation and additional res...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Effective negotiation: tapping in to your natural resources
Successful negotiation is a tool used by all successful professionals, not a skill for special situations. This workshop promises to increase your awareness of negotiation, helping you to use it more effectively. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - December 6, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

'Genomics2020': Taking Stock
In the December issue of  The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Dr. Eric Green recaps progress from NHGRI strategic planning process events in 2018. Other topics include: Examining How Race, Ethnicity, and Ancestry Data Are Used in Biomedical Research; the Workshop to Increase Access and Utilization of ENCODE Data; and a collection of papers on "Genomics and the Human Genome Project" that was recently published in a special issue of theJournal of the History of Biology. (Source: NHGRI Homepage Highlights)
Source: NHGRI Homepage Highlights - December 6, 2018 Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Source Type: news

Science Days features grants session and awards
Day Two of NIEHS Science days led off with awards, followed by a workshop to help trainees hone their grant writing skills. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - December 5, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

NAEMSP 2019 Annual Meeting Will Reunite Governor with Lifesaving First Responders
OVERLAND PARK, KS – The National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) has several inspiring and informative presentations lined up for its 2019 Annual Meeting, which will take place January 7-12 in Austin, Texas. The conference will reunite its keynote speaker, former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge, with the first responders who resuscitated him after his cardiac arrest in November 2017. The 2019 Annual Meeting is an important part of NAEMSP’s efforts to educate EMS personnel on the latest advances and best practices in out-of-hospital emergency care. Emergency medical care experts from across...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - December 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: National Association of Emergency Medical Services Physicians (NAEMSP) Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

NAEMSP 2019 Annual Meeting Will Reunite Governor with Lifesaving First Responders
OVERLAND PARK, KS – The National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) has several inspiring and informative presentations lined up for its 2019 Annual Meeting, which will take place January 7-12 in Austin, Texas. The conference will reunite its keynote speaker, former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge, with the first responders who resuscitated him after his cardiac arrest in November 2017. The 2019 Annual Meeting is an important part of NAEMSP’s efforts to educate EMS personnel on the latest advances and best practices in out-of-hospital emergency care. Emergency medical care experts from across...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: National Association of Emergency Medical Services Physicians (NAEMSP) Tags: Administration and Leadership Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Governance of Dual Use Research in the Life Sciences Advancing Global Consensus on Research Oversight: Proceedings of a Workshop
Source: National Academies Press (NAP). Published: 12/2018. This 198-page report summarizes a workshop held on June 10-13, 2018, about governance questions related to the rapid developments in the life sciences that offer the promise of providing tools to meet global challenges in health, agriculture, the environment, and economic development. It discussed continuing concerns that the knowledge, tools, and techniques resulting from life sciences dual use research could also enable the development of bioweapons or facilitate bioterrorism. (Text) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - December 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Concept Device Designed to Tame Menopausal Hot Flashes
According to the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN), up to 80% of women experience vasomotor menopausal symptoms, including hot flashes and night sweats, when transitioning into and through menopause. Most of the women studied rated their symptoms as moderate to severe--significantly affecting quality of life. In fact, vasomotor symptoms are one of the chief menopause-related problems for which women in the United States seek medical treatment. To explore what women in menopause experience and to propose technology-based interventions, Cambridge Consultants recently partnered with the Nation...
Source: MDDI - December 1, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Susan Shepard Tags: R & D Source Type: news

One-Day Workshop To Focus on Cannabinoid Research
I want to share some details with you about an upcoming workshop on cannabinoid research. Sponsored by the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), “Evaluating the Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids: How To Conduct Research Within the Current Regulatory Framework” will take place on Saturday, December 8 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. ET. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - December 1, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: David Shurtleff, Ph.D. Source Type: news

Cochrane Colloquium Santiago website now live!
Cochrane Colloquium, Santiago, Chile 22-25 October 2019Cochrane Chile is delighted to be hosting the Colloquium next year. It will be a great opportunity to meet and network with the Cochrane community from Chile and Latin America, and to be surprised by the wide usage of Cochrane evidence in decision-making at all levels.The theme of the next Colloquium is ‘Embracing Diversity’, and there is no better place to experience it. In 2018, Chile was recognized as the best country to visit by the prestigious Lonely planet travel guide. This long and narrow strip of land, isolated from the rest of the world by the soa...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 30, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Only Three Days Left to Apply! Call for Applications to the MLA Research Training Institute (RTI) – Apply by December 1 for this week-long residential workshop that provides librarians and library information professionals with the opportunity to work intensively on research design and planning to conduct research that improves practice and adds to the professional knowledgebase. The workshop will be held in Chicago from July 15–19, 2019. National Network of Libraries of Medicine News The MAR offices will be clo...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 28, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Medical Mycology
This four-week course is intended for microbiologists (MDs, PharmDs, PhDs& veterinarians)  willing to catch up with the most recent advances in diagnosis and identification procedures and principles of therapy for fungal infections.Courses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - November 26, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Sonoscanner previews latest U-Lite unit at RSNA
French portable ultrasound developer Sonoscanner is offering hands-on workshops...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Are the good times over for compact ultrasound? Sonoscanner gets FDA nod for U-Lite EXP scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 25, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

USF seeks completion funding for $173M Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute
The University of South Florida is still bullish on securing the funding it needs for its new $173 million Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute. The Board of Governors Facilities Committee approved a Public Education Capital Outlay request recently that may help the school receive the $14.65 million in state funding it stillneeds for the new college. The approval comes after a Florida Board of Governors workshop meeting the committee had on Oct. 16 when schools within the State University… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 21, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Veronica Brezina-Smith Source Type: news

Insilico Medicine to present its latest research in a talk and workshop at NIPS Expo
(InSilico Medicine, Inc.) The Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) is the largest and the leading annual machine learning conference. Insilico Medicine is proud to be the gold sponsor of the 32nd NIPS conference held in Montreal, December 3-9. On December 2nd Insilico Medicine scientists will present their latest research in the applications of machine learning to drug discovery, biomarker development and aging research at NIPS Expo 2018 (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 20, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Let ’s walk and talk …
We’re two weeks into Grovember – UNISON’s month-long recruitment and retention project to grow our union. We’ve seen some great work with activists, staff, regions and branches ramping up recruitment and finding extra ways to do a bit more. It’s fantastic to see the union so visible in workplaces across the UK – and that’s what will  help our union grow. When people see us – active, confident and relevant, they join us. And our current members value their UNISON membership more too. It’s good for the whole union. So this week is being designated “Walk Round W...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - November 19, 2018 Category: Food Science Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article grovember recruiting recruiting and organising recruitment Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight Deadline Extended! Apply by November 23 to participate in the 2019 Critical Appraisal Institute for Librarians! – Craving more confidence in leading EBM sessions for medical students? Puzzled on how to guide students about study design and in depth critical appraisal? Frustrated with statistics? This six week online program will develop librarian’s critical appraisal skills via enhanced understanding of research design, biomedical statistics, and clinical reasoning to apply knowledge in teaching target populatio...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 16, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Is Progress on MDR and IVDR Happening Fast Enough?
One year into the transition periods for the new EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR), experts within the industry continue to express concern that more progress is needed to help companies prepare for the new regulations within the limited transition period. As always with the introduction of new regulations, there are early adopters who recognize that it is crucial to engage with the requirements sooner rather than later. This is especially true for the MDR and IVDR given the expected capacity limitation of notified bodies as we approach the application date. Yet as th...
Source: MDDI - November 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Paul Brooks Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

NTIA: Nevada Broadband Workshop
Announcement of a January 11, 2019 National Telecommunications and Information Administration(NTIA) BroadbandUSA Program Broadband Workshop to be held in Carson City, Nevada. The workshop will provide information on local broadband planning, funding, and engagement with service providers in an effort to facilitate broadband expansion and improve access to broadband services. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - November 16, 2018 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Scientific Meeting » Treatment-Resistant Depression & amp; the Neurobiology of Suicide
Join experts from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) for a workshop on treatment-resistant depression and the neurobiology of suicide. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

The Academy of Laser Dentistry Partners Again with the Greater New York Dental Meeting to Provide Unbiased Laser Training
3 Essential Sessions Will Provide a Glimpse of What ’s Aheadat the ALD ’s Annual Meeting in AprilCoral Springs, FL – November 12, 2018 – For the 11th consecutive year, the Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) will carry on its mission of providing unbiased, non-commercial laser education and training with three hands-on sessions during the upcoming Greater New York Dental Meeting.According to ALD executive director Gail Siminovsky, “We’re pleased to announce that the, ALD is continuing its tradition of sponsoring several objective CE programs, taught by some of the world’s most pr...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 14, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Dealing with difficult people and situations – courageous conversations
This workshop looks at workplace challenges and fears, what causes stress in these difficult situations, and how to cope with them. We discuss how to build personal resilience and develop assertiveness skills, followed by a session on courageous conversations – things to consider and top tips. We also spend time testing out some difficult conversations, to help you to understand what to do when you face resistance or hostility. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 14, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Cochrane's 30 under 30: Andres Viteri Garcia
Cochrane is made up of  11,000 members and over 35,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in improving health and healthcare globally. We believe that by putting trusted evidence at the heart of health decisions we can achieve a world of improved health for all.  Many  of our contributors are young people working with Coch...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Infectious diseases experts convene to explore lifesaving antibiotic research methods
(Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) Healthcare professionals nationwide are gathering this week to discuss how to improve programs to better control antibiotic use in healthcare facilities. The Antimicrobial Stewardship Research Workshop, hosted by the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), will prepare healthcare professionals to design, deploy, and evaluate antibiotic stewardship interventions to combat the emergence of deadly drug-resistant bacteria. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - November 13, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cancer treatment patients get beauty workshops
Beauticians are giving cancer patients free workshops to help with the side effects of treatment. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

National Family Health History Day
Written by Erika Johnson. Erika is a health sciences librarian at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences and a GMR Partner Outreach Librarian. Thanksgiving Day is just around the corner – a day when families gather to enjoy time together. Did you know that Thanksgiving Day is also National Family Health History Day? Chances are you will be seeing grandparents, aunts and uncles, and other family members who have important memories to share. What a great opportunity to start a conversation about your family’s health! Documenting medical and health information is an important...
Source: The Cornflower - November 9, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Miles Dietz-Castel Tags: Blog Partner Outreach Libraries Partner Outreach Library Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight The MAReport: read the Summer/Fall 2018 issue of the MAReport newsletter! Have you had the chance to meet our Health Programming Coordinator? Learn more about the newest member of the MAR team, Michael Balkenhol! DOCLINE users! Please review the DOCLINE 6.0 Preview Checklist. Questions or concerns? Contact the DOCLINE Coordinating Office (NDCO) via email: DOCLINE@hshsl.umaryland.edu or telephone: (410) 706-4173. National Network of Libraries of Medicine News NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Awards: NNLM MAR is accep...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 9, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

How That Viral Video of a White House Reporter Messes With Your Mind
A terrible thing did not happen in the White House press room on Wednesday. In a sudden non-attack in front of a roomful of non-horrified witnesses, CNN reporter Jim Acosta did not lunge at, strike or place his hands “on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern.” It would be a very bad thing if that had happened. But it didn’t. So that’s good. You would not know this, however, if you believed a statement released by White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, claiming that the attack occurred (which, once more, it didn’t) or, worse, if you saw the edited video sh...
Source: TIME: Science - November 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized onetime psychology Source Type: news

CareerFusion to the Next Level with CareerFusion 2
Call for Speaker Abstract Submissions is Now Open,Re-Launch Special Tuition and Sponsor Fees Are in EffectDaytona Beach, FL – November 01, 2018 –CareerFusion, one of dentistry ’s first professional development workshop platforms is being updated and relaunched as CareerFusion 2. CareerFusion 2 is a dedicated group of multi-generational, inter-disciplinary thought-leaders, coaches and mentors who help their clinical colleagues achieve professional development, personal growth and optimal life balance during each phase of their careers. According to company founder Beth Thompson, RDH, “...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 8, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Young researcher wins PETA International Science Consortium Award
(People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)) The PETA International Science Consortium is excited to announce the winner of its second annual Early-Career Scientist Award, which sends a scientist to the prestigious Institute for In Vitro Sciences' Practical Methods for In Vitro Toxicology Workshop. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

South Africa:Cape Town Dagga Workshop Tickets Sell Out in 2 Days
[News24Wire] Dentists, florists and nurses were among a large group of people attending one of Cape Town's first cannabis growing workshops over the weekend. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

“ Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived & Well-Drawn ” traveling exhibit coming from the NLM to the UW Health Sciences Library!
As you may know, the University of Washington Health Sciences Library (HSL) is the location of the Pacific Northwest region of the NNLM.  Starting today (through December 22), it will also be hosting the National Library of Medicine traveling exhibit titled, “Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived & Well-Drawn”.  We are so excited to present this vibrant and trend-setting event! Graphic medicine uses the graphic novel or comic format as a way to provide information and tell stories of illness and health; this exhibit (curated by graphic artist Ellen Forney) consists of 6 banners which will be displayed i...
Source: Dragonfly - November 5, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Ann Glusker Tags: Health Literacy/Consumer Health K-12 News from NLM Training & Education comics and medicine david lasky ellen forney graphic medicine traveling exhibit university of washington health sciences library Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight The MAReport: read the Summer/Fall 2018 issue of the MAReport newsletter! This quarter, we shined a spotlight on Deena Caswell, MSLIS, from the Cherry Hill Public Library in New Jersey, and her amazing work in creating programs that focus on LGBTQ populations and topics. NNLM Fall 2018 Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: it’s not too late to participate! Join NNLM on November 7th as we add citations to, and improve existing Wikipedia articles on Women’s Health, using trusted National Library of Medicine resources and Natio...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - November 2, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

Expanding environmental health research in Africa
In Kigali, Rwanda, an NIEHS-sponsored workshop focused on building environmental health research capacity in the H3Africa consortium. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - November 2, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

When pain causes more pain: opioid hazards in the workplace
The state of opioid-related hazards in the workplace was the focus of the 2018 Worker Training Program workshop at NIEHS. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - November 2, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Correspondence management: save GP time and improve morale
GP practices that have got to grips with correspondence management have realised impressive savings in GP time and increased the job satisfaction of clerical teams. This half-day workshop shows you how it ’s done. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 2, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Cutting edge training for working professionals
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - November 1, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

30 Under 30: Sarah Tanveer
Cochrane is made up of  11,000 members and over 35,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in improving health and healthcare globally. We believe that by putting trusted evidence at the heart of health decisions we can achieve a world of improved health for all.  Many  of our contributors are young people working with Coch...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - November 1, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Pricing Ends on Nov. 6 for FDA Data...
Join award-winning FDA compliance expert, author and Cerulean founder John Avellanet for Data Integrity: The Key to FDA and GMP Compliance workshop. After two days of 'total immersion' study,...(PRWeb October 31, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/fdanews_announces_early_bird_pricing_ends_on_nov_6_for_fda_data_integrity_dec_4_5_2018_arlington_va/prweb15883985.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDAnews Announces: Early Bird Pricing Ends on Nov. 8 for SOPs for the...
SOPs for the 21st Century is a highly-interactive, two-day workshop that will teach the practical techniques needed for writing fast-read, flexible and compliant SOPs — SOPs that will meet FDA...(PRWeb October 31, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/fdanews_announces_early_bird_pricing_ends_on_nov_8_for_sops_for_the_21st_century_why_less_is_more_dec_6_7_2018_arlington_va/prweb15884030.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Executive Institute (XI) Convenes in Hershey, Pennsylvania
EMS leaders convened in “Chocolatetown USA”—also known as the town of Hershey, Pennsylvania—on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, for the Page, Wolfberg and Wirth (PWW) Media XI Leadership Conference at the Hershey Lodge. The Executive Institute (XI) is a one-day interactive workshop with sessions tailored for EMS industry executives, chiefs, top-level managers, owners and leaders interested in high-level views and discussions about reimbursement, compliance, privacy, leadership and human resource management. Well-known industry leader, Mike Taigman, kicked off the morning with an eye-opening keynote. Taig...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - October 27, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT P Tags: Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Weekly Postings
See something of interest? Please share our postings with colleagues in your institutions! Spotlight The MAReport: read the Summer/Fall 2018 issue of the MAReport newsletter! This quarter, Academic Coordinator Elaina Vitale talked about getting ready for PubMed 2.0 and providing feedback with PubMed Labs, the National Library of Medicine’s platform to explore some new experimental features that will be deployed early next year. National Network of Libraries of Medicine News NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Awards: NNLM MAR is accepting applications for the NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Award, for projects th...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - October 26, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Weekly Postings Source Type: news

RxS Expands its Office Footprint to Accommodate Rapid Growth
Successful week at industry conference where company leader co-presented workshop on “sales force compliance” continues company growth.(PRWeb October 24, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/rxs_expands_its_office_footprint_to_accommodate_rapid_growth/prweb15865381.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - October 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news