Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Healthcare

Sponsored by the Section on Evidence Based Health Care, The New York Academy of Medicine

The New York Academy of Medicine will again offer an intensive 3 day integrated workshop experience in its “Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Research” series. The 3-day conference features outstanding speakers on leading issues in evidence-based clinical practice (EBCP) as well as intensive facilitated workshop streams in basic EBCP skills, policies and guidelines and system level implementation science, or ‘knowledge translation’.  One stream will focus on the use of the GRADE system for evidence synthesis for practice guideline development. A companion stream will address development and implementation of clinical policies within specific health care settings.

Introduction to EndNote

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document.

EndNote for Mac Users

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document.

EndNote for Mac Users

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document.

Introduction to EndNote

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document.

Introduction to EndNote

Endnote, a leading citation management software program, manages all your citations and automatically converts them to the citation style you need. In this hands-on class, you will learn how to store, search and select references, then insert them automatically into your word processing document.

Opening Doors: Contemporary African-American Academic Surgeons

March 17 to April 26, 2014

Part of the National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) traveling exhibition program,Opening Doors highlights four prominent African-American surgeons and examines their roles as educators, healers, and pioneers. Featured are Alexa I. Canady, the first African American woman pediatric neurosurgeon; LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., cancer surgeon, and the first African American President of the American College of Surgeons and the American Cancer Society; Claude H. Organ, Jr., general surgeon, and the first African American to chair a department of surgery at a predominantly white medical school; and Rosalyn P. Scott, the first African American woman cardiothoracic surgeon. In addition, the careers of five other surgeons are more briefly looked at, giving a broad view of the role of African-Americans in contemporary American medicine.

Dr. Anil K. Lalwani co-edited Recent Advances in Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Anil K. Lalwani, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Director, Division of Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery
Director, Columbia Cochlear Implant Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Co-edited:

Recent Advances in Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, 3rd Edition
Philadelphia: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, 2014.

Andreas Vesalius: The Founder of Modern Anatomy, 1514-2014

Feb. 18 – May 17, 2014
Hammer Health Sciences Building, Lower Level 2

The Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibit, Andreas Vesalius: The Founder of Modern Anatomy, 1514-2014.  Timed to coincide with the 500th anniversary of Vesalius’s birth later this year, the exhibit draws upon the Health Sciences Library’s strong holdings in the history of anatomy and especially in works of Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564).

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