Please stop by and attend MLA’s free CE event:
Consumers and evidence-based practice: understanding the evidence behind the headlines webinar
The webinar will be hosted at the IU School of Medicine Library on Wednesday August 12th from 2:00 – 3:30. Signs will be posted directing you to the room location. 1.5 MLA continuing education (CE) contact hours will be earned for attending.
To register, please contact Jennifer Herron at firstname.lastname@example.org
For additional information about the webinar:
About this course:Researchers report that older adults who slept more than 8 hours a night were 46% more likely to suffer strokes and that families who hand-wash the dishes are about 40% less likely to develop allergies. What is the evidence? This webinar will take the headlines promoting new research findings and explain the study designs behind them. https://www.mlanet.org/event/consumers-and-evidence-based-practice-understanding-evidence-behind-headlines-webinarPresenterConnie Schardt, AHIP, FMLA, retired as the associate director for research & education for the Medical Center Library & Archives at Duke University in 2013. She is currently adjunct faculty at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, where she teaches an online course: Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) and the Medical Librarian. Since 2008, she has been a codirector of the three-day workshop, Supporting Clinical Care: An Institute in Evidence-Based Practice for Medical Librarians, which is now held in Denver, CO. Schardt also codirects the annual Australian Evidence Based Practice Librarians’ Institute, a three-day workshop for medical librarians.
The sponsorship of this webcast site has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, under Contract No. HHS-N-276-2011-00005C with the University of Illinois at Chicago.