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 18, 2019

HEALWA Nursing Tutorial Webinars in 2020

Resolve to improve your research skills in the new year by joining us for a HEALWA webinar! You’ll … Continue reading “HEALWA Nursing Tutorial Webinars in 2020”

Posted: December 18, 2019 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

October 16, 2019

Opening Doors: Contemporary African American Academic Surgeons

The National Library of Medicine’s travelling exhibit, Opening Doors: Contemporary African American Surgeons, is currently on display at … Continue reading “Opening Doors: Contemporary African American Academic Surgeons”

Posted: October 16, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

August 13, 2019

Engaging Users to Support the Modernization of ClinicalTrials.gov

This is a reprint from “Musing from the Mezzanine”, the blog of National Library of Medicine Director Patricia … Continue reading “Engaging Users to Support the Modernization of ClinicalTrials.gov”

Posted: August 13, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

August 11, 2019

VisualDx Now Available

VisualDX, a visual clinical support system, is available through HEALWA on a trial to MDs, Physician Assistants, DOs, … Continue reading “VisualDx Now Available”

Posted: August 11, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

March 14, 2019

Attention RNs and Nurse Practitioners!

UPDATE:  The next two webinars (1 CNE) are March 21 at 10 am (Thursday); April 4 at 7 pm (Thursday) … Continue reading “Attention RNs and Nurse Practitioners!”

Posted: March 14, 2019 by: Patricia Devine

November 28, 2018

Bed Rest During Pregnancy: What does the Evidence Say?

Although thousands of women are still prescribed bed rest during pregnancy each year, there is little evidence that … Continue reading “Bed Rest During Pregnancy: What does the Evidence Say?”

Posted: November 28, 2018 by: Patricia Devine