Yearly Archives: 2010
Registration for the Clinical Team Experience (CTE), an interdisciplinary project that demonstrates the importance of a team approach to health care delivery, is now open.
Installation and assembly of the final section of compact shelving section has begun. Hopefully we will have all of the books moved downstairs by mid-January.
The InfoFair 2010 program archive is now available. The Snyder keynote address by Dr. Kenneth Mandl, the Meet the Experts panel discussion and MedlinePlus Connect program sessions can be viewed by clicking here. The archive is also linked on the InfoFair 2010 home page.
Today we hosted our annual InfoFair on the topic “Personal Health Record – Possible, Portable, Private?” The event was held here on the medical campus of the University of Utah, and broadcast live via the Web. Attendance for various portions of the day ranged from 55-70 people, and participation in the Q&A sessions showed thoughtful …Read More »
Just in time for finals, the Library will offer extended hours Friday, December 10 through Sunday, December 12, 2010. We will be open until 10 pm all through the weekend. Friday, December 10: 7 am – 10 pm Saturday, December 11: 10 am – 10 pm Sunday, December 12: 1 – 10 pm Good luck …Read More »
Eccles Health Sciences library hours will close Th-Sat, Nov. 25-27, for Thanksgiving.
As reported on the MidContinental Region News blog: Tune in Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 9am MT, 1-am CT, as Professional Development Award winner, Lenora Kinzie presents. Lenora received funding from the NN/LM MCR to attend Supporting Clinical Care: An Institute in Evidence-Based Practice for Medical Librarians at Dartmouth College in August 2010. She will share …Read More »
Health experts are concerned about large increases in sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the UK: “Two-thirds of women reporting a new STI were under 25, as were more than half of men.” Doctors and technology experts in the UK are currently developing mobile rapid-test kits similar to pregnancy tests that would allow users to diagnose …Read More »
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:05 – 1:00 pm HSEB 2110 The University of Utah Libraries have embraced QR (‘quick response’) codes as a means of delivering additional information to patrons via their mobile device. QR codes are two dimensional codes that can be scanned with a mobile device’s camera and a reader application to link …Read More »
Eccles Health Sciences Library’s annual InfoFair up-to-date information on computer services, applications and resources as well as a glimpse into the future of computing in the health sciences. This year’s focus is on the “personal health record.”