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More Rock Star Medical Librarians in the Spotlight

In this our final posting of rock star librarians this month, we’re pleased to feature a band and individual librarians. Do you want to read about more rock star librarians? We’ll post again during National Medical Librarians Month in October. Details below. Mount Carmel Health Sciences Library Liz Lyman, Kaitlyn Humphrey, Noreen Mulcahy, Don Pearson, Stevo…

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Rock Star Medical Librarians: Today’s Headliners

Ever since the Director of the National Library of Medicine Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan wrote in a blog post, “I’m all for the ‘rock star’ librarian idea,” we’ve been onboard. This week, we’re bringing you more profiles of some of the current rock stars in the field. You can also see what you’ve missed in our earlier…

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NLM in Focus Salutes Dr. David Lipman as He Leaves NLM

David J. Lipman, MD, who served as the director of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) since its creation almost 30 years ago, is assuming the position of Chief Science Officer at Impossible Foods, a company bringing innovative molecular techniques to the food industry. Great impact on research “It’s hard to think of anyone…

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Quick Q&A with NCBI’s Gene Regulation Group

We were curious. What is going on in Ivan Ovcharenko’s group in NCBI’s Computational Biology Branch? On the sixth floor of NLM’s Lister Hill Center, Dr. Ivan Ovcharenko and his team are deciphering what he calls the “second language” of the human genome. He explains, “The primary language of genomes—which represents the genetic code of…