Monthly Archives: June 2013

You can “bento-n” this

In 2010, the First Lady, Michelle Obama, launched the Let’s Move! initiative to increase awareness of childhood obesity and help decrease the ever-growing number of children with this disease. The two main focal points of this initiative are to increase physical activity and … Continue reading

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16 Area Librarians & Library Staff Receive Medical Library Association Specialization

On May 30th and 31st  16 Hampton Roads area librarians and library staff attended 4 classes at the Brickell library to receivetheir Medical Library Association’s Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS).  Since 2008, 104 area librarians and library workers have received specialization through the … Continue reading

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Looking for a Speaker? The Outreach Services Coordinator Available to Present at Your Summer Event

Are you looking for a speaker for your Summer event? Consider inviting Ruth Smith, Outreach Services Coordinator, to give her presentation EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips. This presentation can be adapted to address specific consumer health issues. … Continue reading

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