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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

2017 International Open Access Week

To kick off the week, Stephen Hawking posted his 1966 PhD Thesis online saying “Anyone, anywhere in the world should have free, unhindered access to not just my research, but to the research of every great and inquiring mind across the spectrum of human understanding.”

“International Open Access Week is a global, community-driven week of . . . → Read More: 2017 International Open Access Week