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UHMLG Summer residential – 20/21 June 2013 – day 2

After a hearty breakfast, we began bright and early at 9.00am with Erika Gavillet welcoming all the delegates and introducing the first speaker who was Robert Kiley, Head of Digital Services at the  Wellcome Trust speaking on The OA landscape … Continue reading

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UHMLG Summer Residential – 20/21 June 2013 – Day 1

The conference, Innovation, Transformation, Continuation: smarter working in health and medical libraries was held at the Doubletree at Hilton in Bristol this year. Erika Gavillet, Chair of UHMLG welcomed all. The afternoon kicked off with Janet Peters, Director of Libraries … Continue reading

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Web 2.0 and Social Media in Education and Research – report from the NHS-HE Connectivity Best Practice Working Group and presentation

This report and presentation highlights the emerging benefits of Web 2.0 technologies and, whilst taking account of potential risks, outlines some recommendations concerning their access.  The information in this document may be particularly helpful for both NHS and University staff involved … Continue reading

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New AHSNs announced

NHS England has confirmed the designation of 15 new Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) which pull together innovation with clinical research and trials, informatics, education, and healthcare delivery. AHSNs will develop solutions to healthcare problems and get existing solutions spread … Continue reading

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UHMLG Summer Residential 2013 Bursaries

The University Health and Medical Librarian’s Group are pleased to announce two bursaries to attend the UHMLG Summer Residential Conference on 20th and 21st June in Bristol. The theme of the conference in 2013 is “Innovation, Transformation, Continuation: smarter working … Continue reading

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Health Education in Transition – UHMLG Spring Forum 4th February 2013

The Spring Forum proved to be a most successful day with exceptional speakers at an excellent venue with the Royal Society of Medicine proving to be marvellous hosts as always. The first speaker was Dr Ian Curran, Dean of Excellence, Head … Continue reading

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Spring Forum – 4th February 2013 – Health Education in Transition – Royal Society of Medicine

Booking is now open for the 2013 UHMLG Spring Forum on Monday 4th February. Our theme this year is Health Education in Transition at a time when both medical/health education and the NHS is in a state of change. Speakers … Continue reading

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