Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao

Clinical Assistant Librarian for research and data support

Posts by Shirley Zhao

Get your ORCID iD today!

In July 2019, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced a new requirement for individuals supported by research training, fellowship, research education, and career development awards beginning in FY 2020 to have ORCID iDs [1]. Dr. Michael Lauer, …Read More »

Research Reproducibility Conference Follow Up

The first Research Reproducibility Conference, sponsored by the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Vice President for Research on November 14-15, 2016, brought together researchers, students, administrators, NIH representatives, and more to start a frank discussion on how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true. Conference attendees furthered the …Read More »

It’s Honey Harvest Time!

University of Utah Beekeeper’s Association Thursday, November 17, 2016 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, HSEB 3430 The University of Utah Beekeeper’s Association will be uncapping the frames, and extracting, filtering, and bottling the honey from the hives north of HSEB.  Come join us in HSEB 3430, Thursday, November 17th, 2-4PM. Drop in or stay for …Read More »

Today! Live Stream Available for Research Reproducibility Conference

Breaking news: we are excited to announce that the following sessions of the Research Reproducibility Conference today will be live streamed on YouTube! Time Session 8:30 – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks: Melissa Rethlefsen (Utah) & Andy Weyrich (Utah) 8:45 – 9:45 AM Mayden Lecture: Hilda Bastian (NIH) 10:00 – 11:30 AM Federal Agency Support for …Read More »

Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library 45th Anniversary Lecture Series

Join us during the coming year, in celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the dedication of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) for a series of presentations on the history of the Library and a glimpse into the future of health sciences libraries. Presentations are Noon – 1 P.M. on each of the …Read More »

Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library Anniversary Celebration

Join the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences staff for lunch in the Library on October 14, 2016 at 12 – 2 P.M.! During October, we are celebrating the past, present and future of health sciences library services at the University of Utah in honor of the 45th anniversary of the dedication (October 4, 1971) of …Read More »

Exhibit: Discover Utah Genomics

Discover Utah Genomics September 9 – November 2, 2016 EHSL Upper Level University of Utah scientists have been tracking down the genetic cause of disease for over 50 years. They’ve discovered over 30 genes that cause major diseases resulting in new tests and treatments that have saved thousands of lives. Now U of U scientists …Read More »

Art Gallery: The Paintings of Virgil J. Parker, M.D.

The Paintings of Virgil J. Parker, M.D. October 1-31, 2016 EHSL Main Level – Art Gallery Dr. Virgil Parker’s art career began in 1970 when Utah-based artists Michael Coleman and Paul Salisbury were both patients of his.  They inspired him to embark on an artistic career that has spanned 45 years.  Virgil continues a close …Read More »

Melissa Rethlefsen selected as an NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellow

Melissa Rethlefsen, Deputy Director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, has been selected as a fellow in the 2015-2016 NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellows Program, sponsored by the National Library of Medicine and the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries.  The Program prepares emerging leaders for director positions in academic health sciences libraries through a …Read More »

Special Events This Week at EHSL

Join us for a packed week of special events at Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL)! Art Aloud – Wednesday, Sept 14, Noon-1:00PM, Garden Level (TODAY!) The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – Thursday, Sept 15, Noon-1:00PM, Garden Level Open House: Eccles Health Sciences Library – Friday, Sept 16, 11:00AM-1:00PM, Main Level