I attended this course at UNYOC/MLA last October and found it incredibly useful (the handouts alone are worth the price of admission). The instructor was very engaging and made learning about health statistics resources fun and interesting (really!) Laura A. Dixon, MLS Manager, Bassett Learning Commons & Mackenzie Medical Library Bassett Healthcare 1 Atwell Road Cooperstown, NY 13326 (607) 547-4876 [log in to unmask] -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Joseph, Claire Sent: Wednesday, March 28, 2007 10:52 AM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: FW: CE COURSE IN APRIL! JUST LET ME KNOW IF YOU'RE COMING! Hello, Everyone! If you can join us (and we hope you can!) PLEASE LET ME KNOW as soon as you can. The check can come later! :-) Thank you, Claire Claire B. Joseph, MS, MA, AHIP Director, Medical Library South Nassau Communities Hospital One Healthy Way Oceanside, NY 11572 516-632-3452 (phone) 516-766-3857 (fax) [log in to unmask] _____ From: Joseph, Claire Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2007 10:59 AM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: FW: CE COURSE IN APRIL! Hello, Everyone! Please join us for this interesting CE course: Number, Number, Who's Got the Number? Or Who's Counting: Health Statistics Sources Course Description: Acquire the framework for answering reference inquiries about vital and health statistics that are encountered in hospital and academic health center libraries. Focus on typical reference problems; health statistics terminology; primary location tools and applications; primary data sets collected by government and health organizations; local, state, and international statistics; and uses of MEDLINE's Medical Subject Headings (MESH) vocabulary. Instructor: Charles B. Wessel, coordinator, Affiliated Hospital Services, Falk Library of the Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA. Date: Friday, April 20, 2007 Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Breakfast and Registration begins at 8:30 AM) CE Credits: This course is approved for 4 MLA continuing education credits Location: South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY Easily accessible by car (directions at www.southnassau.org <http://www.southnassau.org/> ) OR by LIRR from Penn Station to Rockville Centre, then taxi to hospital Cost: $30 member of NY-NJ Chapter $45 non-member Includes Continental Breakfast Send check made out to the NY-NJ Chapter of MLA to: Claire Joseph, Medical Library, South Nassau Communities Hospital, One Healthy Way, Oceanside, NY 11572 BY MARCH 30, 2007 Claire B. Joseph, MS, MA, AHIP Director, Medical Library South Nassau Communities Hospital One Healthy Way Oceanside, NY 11572 516-632-3452 (phone) 516-766-3857 (fax) [log in to unmask] NOTICE OF CONFIDENTIALITY This electronic message, including attachments, is for the sole use of the named recipient and may contain confidential or privileged information protected by New York State, and Federal regulations. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure, copying or distribution is strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient or have received this communication in error please contact the sender or [log in to unmask] and destroy all copies of the original message. Thank you.