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Archive for May, 2014

Register for RefWorks Workshops in June

Friday, May 30th, 2014

Need to brush up on your RefWorks skills, or just want a quick introduction to the software? Sign up now for a webinar tutorial, conducted by RefWorks trainers. Please note that registration is limited and enrollment is required. Using RefWorks to Quickly Import Citations and Write a Paper (30 minutes) In this session, you’ll learn […]

How to Integrate Self-Regulated Learning into Your Courses: Webinar, June 24th

Monday, May 19th, 2014

Join us for a webinar at Scott Library on How to Integrate Self-Regulated Learning into Your Courses. The Instructor is Linda B. Nilson, Ph.D., Director, Office of Teaching Effectiveness and Innovation, Clemson University. Find out what self-regulated learning is as well as the stages of the learning process it addresses. You will also learn to: […]

Authors, Monitor Your Publications and Their Impact with Scopus and ORCID

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Authors, have you taken advantage of these Scopus features (numbered in the screenshot below)? Register for a personal account on Scopus so that you can: Follow this author to receive emails whenever Scopus attributes a new publication to your author profile. You’ll know if they misattribute a publication to you and know when properly attributed […]

Talking to Insomniacs: Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds, June 3rd

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Please join us for Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 in  925 Chestnut Street, 2nd floor conference room from 8:00-9:00 am. Please note the venue for this exciting program.  Dimitri Markov, M.D., FAPA is presenting and the title of his presentation is: “Talking to Insomniacs.”

Book by Berkowitz Humanism in Medicine Lecturer in SML Collection

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, D.Litt (Hon), Associate Professor of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, will deliver the Berkowitz Humanism in Medicine lecture on Monday, May 19th, 4:00 – 5:00 pm in Room 101, Bluemle. The topic is: “The Amygdala and the Stethoscope: How Emotions Affect the Practice of Medicine.” Call 215-955-0704 for information […]

Register Now for Jefferson Faculty Days, June 4th and 5th

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Spotlight on Teaching and Learning is the theme of the 6th annual Jefferson Faculty Days program to be held on June 4th and 5th. This one-and-a-half day event consists of presentations by and for Jefferson faculty, who will share their knowledge, insight, techniques, and tips–all designed to improve teaching and learning across our varied curricula. […]

Free Book for Early Career Scientists from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty, Second Edition “Based on workshops co-sponsored by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund and HHMI, this book is a collection of practical advice and experiences from seasoned biomedical investigators and includes chapters on laboratory leadership, getting funded, project management, and teaching and […]

Psychiatry Online’s Free E-Book for May

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Every month, Psychiatry Online offers Jeffersonians a free text from the American Psychiatric Publishing book store.  The PDF books are compatible with a variety of readers/computers. May’s free book is Handbook of Motivation and Change: A Practical Guide for Clinicians (2010) by Petros Levounis, Bachaar Arnaout From the publisher: With a special focus on substance […]

Cityscapes : New Exhibit at Scott Library, May 5th – May 30th

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Digitized! Ten Years of Jefferson Medical College Yearbooks Added to the JDC

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Scott Memorial Library and University Archives and Special Collections have just digitized and uploaded ten years (1950 to 1960) of Jefferson Medical College yearbooks to the Jefferson Digital Commons. To date, JMC yearbooks from 1899 to 1960 have been digitized. Relive the glory, the tradition, and the history of Jefferson.

40 E-Books New to Scott Library in April

Monday, May 5th, 2014

Scott Library added these 40 eBooks in April to the growing collection: ACLS, CPR and PALS: clinical pocket guide Anatomic pathology Anatomic pathology flashcards Atlas of EEG patterns Atlas of ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology: a multimedia reference Basic musculoskeletal imaging Behavioral science in medicine (2nd ed.) Breast imaging (radiology case review series) Cardiovascular physiology […]

National Board of Medical Examiners Centennial Celebration

Monday, May 5th, 2014

The National Board of Medical Examiners is celebrating its centennial year which will conclude on May 5, 2015 with an Annual Meeting and birthday party in Philadelphia. Throughout the year there will be events commemorating this milestone and highlighting the work of the NBME. These include: Announcement of the NBME Centennial Prize Competition semi-finalists and […]