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National Library of Medicine Program: From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens

July 10, 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

This is part one of a two part program. If you want to also attend part two please register here.

From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens

This class is designed for public libraries and secondary school librarians, teachers, nurses, and counselors. The hands-on class will present an overview of health information needs of teenagers and their information seeking behaviors: review communication skills needed during reference interviews with teenagers; and explore credible health information resources that are designed for teens.

Objectives:

  • Increase your knowledge about teen health issues and their difficulty getting credible, accurate health information
  • Improve communication skills to use with teens during the reference interview
  • Learn about and Practice using a variety of authoritative websites designed for teens

Upon successful completion of this class, each participant will receive 3 hours of continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.

Cost:

Employees of Supporting Member Libraries: $25.00

Empoyees of Geographic Libraries: $35.00

Employees of Out-of-state Libraries: $35.00

Agenda:

8:30 am-9:00 am Registration and Breakfast

9:00 am-12:00 pm From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens

To register go to: NLM Program

Details

Date:
July 10
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://ceohio.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails.aspx?EventId=46&lib=1002

Venue

CE Ohio Partner

Organizer

CE Ohio Partner