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Time to Renew UpToDate?

Your mobile UpToDate access will expire on your device every 90 days. In order to maintain remote access to UpToDate, simply:

Log in to http://lproxy.nymc.edu/login?url=http://www.uptodate.com/online/content/search.do?unid=^u&srcsys=EZPX405711&eiv=2.1.0 every 90 days. Enter your username and password. Include the @nymc.edu when entering your username. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your renewal.

If you’re having any technical issues or have . . . → Read More: Time to Renew UpToDate?

Social Media for Research Dissemination

Edited by Lara Killian, AHIP

Social media has been around for quite a while but has an iffy reputation, especially in the academic community. Social media may seem to be full of trolls and celebrity gossip, but it is also useful in communicating knowledge and as a siren for emergency response. If done right, . . . → Read More: Social Media for Research Dissemination

GSBMS Thesis Prep Class 2: Conducting an Effective Literature Search

This series is intended for those Basic Medical Sciences students who expect to complete a Literature Review or M.S. Thesis in 2018. The series is sponsored by the GSBMS in partnership with the Health Sciences Library faculty.

Registration is required for each class. Register For Class 2

Class 2: Conducting an Effective Literature Search Monday, November 20, 2017  . . . → Read More: GSBMS Thesis Prep Class 2: Conducting an Effective Literature Search

Break a Leg in Medical School?

 

Bajar, Nathan. (2017). Retrieved from The New York Times

Yes, which is precisely what the student-run theater company at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons have been doing since the group was founded in 1967. Known as the Bard Hall Players, they remove their lab coats and surgical scrubs to unwind from their intense . . . → Read More: Break a Leg in Medical School?

Staying Healthy in Medical School: Part 2

Last month I wrote a post, Staying Healthy in Medical School, which spoke about the importance of physical activity and cognitive strength.

This month, I want to continue the subject by mentioning another New York Times article. It cites a study with a small, homogeneous group that indicates the important connection between movement and healthy brain function. One . . . → Read More: Staying Healthy in Medical School: Part 2

New Books: November 2017

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. You can find the print on the shelf, to the right, when entering the library. A full list of new titles can be found here or check the New Books shelf, for all new print items, by the lounge area.

Being mortal : medicine and what matters . . . → Read More: New Books: November 2017