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Real Talk with NLM Director Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan

NLM in Focus sat down with National Library of Medicine Director Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan to talk about a variety of topics like the future defined by data, her lab on campus, and, of course, the strategic plan. Along the way, we learned what keeps her up at night, how she maintains her energy, and what’s…

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Holiday Singing with the National Library of Medicine

Back by popular demand, “Data, Data, Data” sung to the tune of “The Dreidel Song.” Data, Data, Data to tune of “The Dreidel Song” O data, data, data, What knowledge will you yield? O data, data, data, So big in every field! O data, data, data, You come from every source. We spin and crunch…

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Music and Your Health: NIH MedlinePlus Magazine

In the just posted issue of NIH MedlinePlus magazine, soprano Renée Fleming talks about partnering with NIH to explore sound, health, and the power of music. She talks about working with NIH and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (in association with the National Endowment for the Performing Arts) on the Sound Health initiative.…

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A Tradition of Gratitude: NLM Staff Express Thanks

NLM staff members mark the Thanksgiving holiday by answering the question, “Why are you thankful to be at NLM?” I am thankful for working at a purposeful place with such a massive impact. The many resources of the National Library of Medicine continually surprise me and reach far beyond anything at most other organizations. It’s…