A Reflection of HIV in Atlanta Women

  This Thursday, April 4th 2019 from 6 pm-8 pm, please join the Emory Libraries in learning more about how HIV impacts women in Atlanta; the event will take place in the Rita Anne Collins Room in the Grace Crum Rollins Building: 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA  30322. The keynote speaker, Damaris Henderson, is…

Scholarly Impact 5-Day Challenge: April 8-12, 2019

Promote your research to new audiences by participating in the Scholarly Impact 5-Day Challenge. No class to attend.  Simply sign up to receive one email a day for five days with an easy activity to complete on your own. Small outlay for big returns.  Register here: emorylib.info/impact

JAMAevidence: Resource for evidence-based medicine instruction

Do you teach EBM or teach in the clinical setting? JAMAevidence has tools and resources to support EBM instruction. Education Guides provide ready-made slides help you teach everything from basic EBM concepts, such as odds ratios, to processes, such as evaluating and incorporating clinical decision rules into practice or making diagnostic decisions about patients with suspected…

Heart disease: the intersection of environment, genetics, and lifestyle choices

Genetics, lifestyle choices, and the environment all play a role when it comes to the emergence of diverse chronic and terminal diseases. Join Alvaro Alonso, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in the Rollins School of Public Health for a presentation on heart diseases and factors that impact the prevalence of heart disease and how clinical research has…

Writing Science: Recommended Books and eBooks

In Spring Semester 2019 the WHSC Library is highlighting the print and e-book collections around scientific writing and communication.  All print books are available for check out and can be found in the temporary display behind the Information Desk upon entering the library.  A full list of the recommended books and e-books on scientific writing…

Library Winter Break Hours

From December 26th- December 28th, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will be open 8:00 am – 6:00 pm.   On Saturday, December 29th the Library will be open 10:00am to 6:00 pm.The Library will be closed on the following days: Sunday, December 30th Monday, December 31, 2018 – Tuesday, January 1, 2019 The Grady…

Test Yourself with Basic Science and Clinical Rotation Case Files

AccessMedicine’s Case Files Collection allows you to test yourself with cases in anatomy, anesthesiology, biochemistry, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, family medicine, geriatrics, gynecologic surgery, high-risk obstetrics, internal medicine, medical ethics and professionalism, microbiology, neurology, neuroscience, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedic surgery, pathology, pediatrics, pharmacology, physiology, psychiatry, and surgery. You may freely register and create a…

Recent accomplishments at the WHSC Library

Kevin Bradford collaborated with clinicians at Grady Hospital to complete “Deprescribing Medications for Chronic Diseases Management in Primary Care Settings: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials” in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.  PMID: 30108032. Kimberly R. Powell collaborated with Jennifer Elder, Woodruff Library, to publish “A bibliometric services workshop for subject…

Data Analysis Tools

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library licenses data analysis tools useful in health sciences research. The software can be found in our Specialized Software Lab, located on the Plaza level of the WHSC Library. The lab, consisting of 4 PCs, includes quantitative and qualitative analysis. Microsoft productivity software, including Visio and Access, are also available. Access to…