UMMS Affiliation

National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region; Lamar Soutter Library

Publication Date

2019-12-31

Document Type

Presentation

Disciplines

Health Sciences and Medical Librarianship | Information Literacy | Public Health

Abstract

This one-hour presentation is a plethora of National Institute of Health resources for all consumers. Use each section to promote evidence-based material that encourage a healthier lifestyle. Showcase undiscovered gems such as disaster management and environmental concerns which are embedded in MedlinePlus. Bring hot topics to the foreground such as e-cigarette use and vaping with teens. Discuss how to have the talk about end of life decisions and promote ways to enhance memory with the rapidly aging population using the National Institute on Aging website. Promote the National Network of Library of Medicine’s All of Us Research Program as it pertains to precision medicine and a focus to change the future of health in prevention and treatment options.

Keywords

health, wellness, NIH resources, teens, aging, MedlinePlus

Rights and Permissions

Copyright 2019 Martin

DOI of Published Version

10.13028/vsd8-ty25

Journal/Book/Conference Title

First Church of Sterling Women's Annual Retreat, November 2019

MedLinePlus_Trifold_July2019.pdf (566 kB)
MedlinePlus brochure/handout

AoU_FAQOnePager.pdf (243 kB)
All of Us Research Program outline

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