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Presentation Single Point Access to Credible Public Health Information
National Network of Libraries of Medicine New England Region (NNLM NER) Repository
  • E. Hatheway Simpson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
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Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce
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Webinar presentation that provided an overview of public health information resources available from the public health web portal,, including the Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries (pre-formulated searches of PubMed). provides a single point of access to credible public health information including public health topic pages, health data tools and statistics, research reports, grant opportunities, news articles, conference proceedings, and continuing education opportunities. At the conclusion of this webinar, participants were able to: 1) navigate the website to access credible and authoritative public health information and data; 2) locate research articles indexed in PubMed to support achieving Healthy People 2020 objectives; and 3) demonstrate the ability to search and retrieve information relevant to the public health workforce from mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
  • public health practice; access to information; research evidence retrieval; PubMed; Healthy People 2020
Citation Information
E. Hatheway Simpson. " Single Point Access to Credible Public Health Information" (2015)
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