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Stand Up for Health: Health and Wellness Services for Your Community

October 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am - December 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

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This 4-week 12 CE online course is designed to provide public library staff with the foundation (or a refresher) of health and wellness reference, programming, and outreach for their communities. New content is released each Monday. Each week will involve some reading, discussions with your classmates, and a short (2-pages or less!) assignment.

This class is intended to be completed as a cohort that involves discussion with your fellow students. There are no set hours to be online each week, but it is important that you complete the discussion and assignment for each week in a timely fashion. New content will be released each Monday.

Week 1: Introduction to Consumer Health
Week 2: Health Reference
Week 3 Health Resources
Week 4 Health and Wellness Programming and Outreach

This class was designed specifically for public library staff. If you work in another type of library you may not be able to complete all the assignments required for CE credit. Please consider Health and Wellness @ the Library: The Essentials of Providing Consumer Health Services

Class Date:
Region/Office: National, GMR, PNR
Oct 29, 2018 to Dec 2, 2018
8:00AM – 11:59PM ET

Carolyn Martin, MLS, AHIP, Consumer Health Coordinator
Bobbi Newman, MLIS, MA, Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist
Continuing Education Credits:
This class is eligible for Consumer Health Information Specialization(link is external) continuing education credit awarded by the Medical Library Association.


October 29, 2018 @ 8:00 am
December 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm