Posts Tagged: event

Celebrate National Medical Librarians Month!

Remember! When it comes to finding credible health information quickly and efficiently, there are no better partners than medical librarians and health sciences informationists. To read more about these claims, check out The value of library and information services in patient care: results of a multisite study. For support, reach out to your Emory Librarians,…

October is LGBT History Month: LGBTQIA+ Health Resource Highlights

In recognition of October as LGBTQIA+ History month the WHSC Library is highlighting a list of resources available through Emory Libraries in support of LGBTQIA+ Health. We also offer a year-round research guide for LGBTQIA+ Health Resources.  The guide is aimed at healthcare students, educators, researchers, and clinicians seeking a better understanding of the historical health…

Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library Open House: Free Popsicles, Aug 26 11am-1pm

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will be hosting an open house Thursday, August 26 from 11am-1pm in a welcome back to campus event.  Come meet some of the over 20 Health Sciences Library Staff and Informationists here to help you kick off the Fall Semester.  Celebration will be set up in front of the…

July 22 at 7pm: ‘Why Are Health Disparities Everyone’s Problem?’ Book Discussion

Engage with Emory’s July Book Club with Dr. Lisa Cooper, alumnae of Emory College, 1984.  The discussion presented by Emory College is hosted in collaboration with Rollins School of Public Health.  Click here to view the full announcement and registration links. Book Details: Receive 35% off Dr. Lisa Cooper’s newest book ‘Why Are Health Disparities…

Juneteenth

by Dhy Edwardsberry, business librarian, Goizueta Business Library.  Originally posted June 17, 2021 under Emory University Libraries blog, https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/woodruff/news/juneteenth   The date was June 19, 1865. Union soldiers led by Major General Gordon Granger entered Galveston, Texas to read General Orders No. 3 which stated, “The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with…

Giving Voice: The Rest of His Story with Dr. Marion Hood

In 1959, Dr. Marion G. Hood applied to Emory School of Medicine, but was denied consideration for admission due to his race during a painful time of segregation in this country. Despite this obstacle, Dr. Hood went on to have a long and distinguished career in the field of gynecology and obstetrics. During a virtual celebration of…

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series, April 29 at 10am: Reproducing Reproducibility? Challenges in Reproducing Classifier and Predictive Models

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series presents Reproducing Reproducibility? Challenges in Reproducing Classifier and Predictive Models. Learn about poor Artificial Intelligence development and reproducibility in Medical Imaging algorithms.Thursday, April 29, 2021, 10:00am-11:00am Register: https://bit.ly/3siAJlJ An overview of previous seminars and recordings can be found at https://guides.libraries.emory.edu/rigor-rep.  

Library Historical Collection Highlights honoring Women’s History Month

In celebration of Women’s History Month, WHSC Library Historical Collections is highlighting women’s collections. From overseas in World War I to the classrooms of Emory University, the collections document the contributions of women in the fields of nursing, public health, and medical librarianship.  Historical Collections collect and preserve records pertaining to the history of Emory…

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series, February 26 at 2pm: An Introduction to Open Science Principles and Tools

Rigor and Reproducibility Seminar Series presents An Introduction to Open Science Principles and Tools on February 26 at 2pm via Zoom. Learn what tools support open science throughout the research cycle including planning, data collection, publication, and grant reporting and complicance. We will discuss various tools such as Registered Reports, Protocols.io, Open Science Framework, MedRxiv…

Honoring Black History Month with the WHSC Library Historical Collections

Honoring Black History Month, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library is highlighting resources in our historical collections featuring information on Black students, staff, and faculty members from the Emory Community. Dating back to the mid-19th Century, the highlighted collections include photographs, bibliographic files, newspaper clippings, and more.  Highlighted collections feature School of Nursing administrative records,…