Monthly Archives: December 2018

(Happy) Holiday Hours!

Himmelfarb Library‘s Holiday Hours: Friday, December 21, 2018 Closing at midnight Saturday, December 22, 2018 8:00am – 6:00pm Sunday, December 23, 2018 9:00am – 6:00pm Monday, December 24, 2018 Closed Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Closed Wednesday, December 26, 2018 Closed … Continue reading

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Discovery – Translation Acceleration – Community Engagement

Letters of Intent for the CTSI-CN pilot awards are due on January 4, 2019 and you can apply now via the online application! The CTSI-CN offers pilot awards once per year in three distinct pilot programs: Community Engagement Pilot Program, … Continue reading

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The 12 cranial nerves (of Christmas)?

How do you learn? Do you know the twelve cranial nerves (of Christmas)? A recent article in Anatomical Sciences Education explores how mnemonics and rhymes can be an important learning strategy.  Read the article to learn more about how mnemonics … Continue reading

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Holiday gift from Himmelfarb: Anatomy App

Want to study heart and lung anatomy?  Other aspects of human anatomy? Do you want an interactive anatomy atlas on your iPad?  Himmelfarb has the Visible Body Anatomy Atlas for you! Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas provides a new way to … Continue reading

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The Evolution of the Clinician-Educator

What is a clinician-educator? How has medicine shaped the evolution of the clinician-educator? Emeritus faculty Larrie Greenberg describes this change in medical education from his unique perspective as an active participant in this history. In a recent article in Academic … Continue reading

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Research Implications: Cultural and Linguistic Competence

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute at Children’s National (CTSI-CN), a partnership with The George Washington University is launching its first Health Equity Seminar Series at the GW School of Public Health. For its inaugural seminar on December 13th, speaker … Continue reading

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Learning EBM? Teaching EBM?

Himmelfarb Library has a resource for  you: JAMAevidence!  JAMAevidence provides access to information and tools to identify the best available evidence and to support users in the systematic evaluation of the validity, importance, and applicability of health sciences research. JAMAevidence provides … Continue reading

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