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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
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From: Medical Libraries Discussion List
[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Joseph, Claire
Sent: Wednesday, March 28, 2007 10:52 AM
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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)
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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)
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