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Introduction to MedlinePlus In-Person

Do you provide health education materials to patients? Do you need easy to read material to provide your patients? Would you like to know about a resource that provides vetted health education resources in both English & Spanish? This workshop provides a tour of the MedlinePlus website and explains why it is a trusted resource to use to find consumer health information and to refer to your patients.

After taking this workshop, you should be able to:

  • Explain why MedlinePlus is an authoritative source of health information for consumers and patients 
  • Identify basic navigation features of MedlinePlus
  • Identify how to find specific health topic information or tools in MedlinePlus
  • Identify how to find specific drugs, herbs and supplements information in MedlinePlus
  • Identify the sources for drug and herbs and supplements safety information in MedlinePlus

Please bring a laptop to the workshop.

Date:
Thursday, March 21, 2024
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Lister Hill Library Fletcher Room, 251A
UAB Libraries:
Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences
Audience:
  Campus Visitors     Faculty     Graduate Students     Staff     UAB Health System     Undergraduate Students  

Registration is required. There are 15 seats available.

Event Organizer

Megan Bell

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