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THET Conference, 20-21 October 2016

5 Reasons to Attend Our Conference View this email in your browser THET CONFERENCE JUST A FEW WEEKS AWAY A two-day event combining plenary sessions, workshops and practical micro-labs, our conference allows you to explore key topics related to health … Continue reading

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Re: The Need for Librarians

From HIFA From: “Neil Pakenham-Walsh” <neil.pakenham-walsh@ghi-net.org> Date: 8 September 2016 at 12:57:24 BST To: “HIFA – Healthcare Information For All” <HIFA@dgroups.org> Subject: [hifa] The role of medical/health libraries in LMICs Reply-To: “HIFA – Healthcare Information For All” <HIFA@dgroups.org> I was … Continue reading

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Regarding the Need for Librarians

From HIFA From: “Neil Pakenham-Walsh” <neil.pakenham-walsh@ghi-net.org> Date: 8 September 2016 at 12:57:24 BST To: “HIFA – Healthcare Information For All” <HIFA@dgroups.org> Subject: [hifa] The role of medical/health libraries in LMICs Reply-To: “HIFA – Healthcare Information For All” <HIFA@dgroups.org> I was … Continue reading

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The Need for Librarians

[From HIFA] Dear Neil, I think libraries are indeed very much necessary for the dissimulation of health related information, particularly to cover the needs of health care workers in the field. True, scientists can find anything on Google, but health … Continue reading

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Africn Journal Partnership Project.

[Copied from HIFA forum, http://www.hifa.org/forums/hifa-healthcare-information-all] Back in (I think) 2003 WHO’s Tropical Disease Research Programme, recognised that African medical and scientific publishing was in the doldrums and took the initiative to establish the Forum of African Medical Editors (FAME). I recall … Continue reading

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Zika Resource Portal from Wolter Kluwer

The Health division of Wolters Kluwer has launched the Zika Resource Portal, a single point of access to trusted clinical knowledge and current information to help healthcare professionals worldwide stay up-to-date on the rapidly spreading virus. The portal provides complimentary access … Continue reading

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