Winners of community outreach award stand together

Win. Win. Win. Win. Win. A Major Award for One Regional Medical Library’s Partners, and No NLM Funds Spent!

Are you ready for a feel-good story? It involves public-private partnerships (win) in a culturally and linguistically diverse population (win), culturally competent programming (win), evidence-based medicine (win), and patient-centered communication (win). Oh, and the National Network of Libraries of Medicine’s Middle Atlantic Region (NNLM MAR), headquartered at the University of Pittsburgh, didn’t have to spend…

Headshot of Ivor D'Souza

Focus on Ivor D’Souza, 2017 FedHealthIT 100 Leader

Initially Ivor D’Souza ignored the congratulatory emails. He was on vacation. When he glanced at his phone, he assumed he was being copied on emails. He would add his good wishes to whoever was being congratulated when he returned to the office. Then Dr. Francis Collins’ name appeared on the screen. This email he opened.…

Collage of headshots of the members of the Text Mining Group at NCBI

Quick Q&A with Text Mining Research Group

We ask. They tell. From what motivates them to who inspires them to what the heck they’d be doing if they weren’t here, this team of 12 scientists shares a bit about themselves in today’s “Quick Q&A” feature. Led by Dr. Zhiyong Lu at the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), this team does text-mining…