October 13, 2020

All for One … Health for All: The Role of Open Access, Evidence-Based Information to Improve Health for All Species

The following post appeared in the blog of the Director of the National Library of Medicine, Patricia Flatley … Continue reading “All for One … Health for All: The Role of Open Access, Evidence-Based Information to Improve Health for All Species”

Posted: October 13, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

August 24, 2020

Updated: More HEALWA CNE Nursing Tutorial Webinars in 2020

HEALWA webinars carrying CNE credit are available  to you on a regular basis. Improve your research skills by … Continue reading “Updated: More HEALWA CNE Nursing Tutorial Webinars in 2020”

Posted: August 24, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

June 5, 2020

Responding to the Call: George Floyd, Black Lives Matter and Systemic Change

“Speaking on behalf of UW Libraries to all individuals and communities of color— including our UW employees, users … Continue reading “Responding to the Call: George Floyd, Black Lives Matter and Systemic Change”

Posted: June 5, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

May 25, 2020

COVID-19 Toolkit for HEALWA

COVID-19 resources are gathered in a new toolkit. Check for information on treatment guidelines, evidence reviews, resources for … Continue reading “COVID-19 Toolkit for HEALWA”

Posted: May 25, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

March 6, 2020

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Tracking Map (Including Recovered Cases)

The Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University is tracking the COVID-19 spread in real … Continue reading “Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Tracking Map (Including Recovered Cases)”

Posted: March 6, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

January 23, 2020

JAMA Health Forum

JAMA Health Forum is a new channel for health policy content. See the introductory issue here.  The intended … Continue reading “JAMA Health Forum”

Posted: January 23, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

January 6, 2020

JAMA Open Day: Supporting Open Access (Remote attendance available)

On Wednesday, January 22, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, the University of Washington Health Sciences Library will … Continue reading “JAMA Open Day: Supporting Open Access (Remote attendance available)”

Posted: January 6, 2020 by: Patricia Devine

December 11, 2019

Is CBD Safe During Pregnancy?

New update from Natural Medicines (accessible to HEALWA users): “The FDA is warning consumers about using CBD during … Continue reading “Is CBD Safe During Pregnancy?”

Posted: December 11, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

December 3, 2019

Sickle Cell Disease Training and Mentoring Program (STAMP)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health (OMH) has announced a new pilot … Continue reading “Sickle Cell Disease Training and Mentoring Program (STAMP)”

Posted: December 3, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

November 27, 2019

Community Programs for Substance Use Disorder Education

In response to the growing opioid crisis, naloxone nasal spray for the emergency treatment of overdose is made … Continue reading “Community Programs for Substance Use Disorder Education”

Posted: November 27, 2019 by: Patricia Devine