Debra Trogdon-Livingston

User Experience and Education Strategist, Region 2

I am the User Experience and Education Strategist for Region 2. I teach health literacy, evaluate programming, and act as the main point of communication throughout the region.

Classes I Teach

Event Title Summary
(Region 2 Exclusive) Answering the Hard Questions: Prepare to Succeed in Developing Data Services Event open to Region 2 members only. [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.]
Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy: Understanding the Connection This 1 hour webinar introduces the concepts of health literacy and health communication.
Empowering Your Community: Using Health Literacy to Help Patients Become Their Own Health Advocate Region 2 hosts guest speaker Jessica Daly, MLS, and “Hospital Librarian of the Year for 2020” by the Southern Chapter of the Medical Library of Medicine, for a discussion about empowering community members to be their own patient advocate by improving patient health literacy,
Region 2: NNLM Day at MLA 2022 Meet the NNLM Region 2 during NNLM Day at MLA 2022! At this session, we will highlight our activities in the first year as the new Region 2 program. Additionally, we will share upcoming activities and programs NNLM members can look forward to in the coming year. Come share your ideas of relevant programming that interests you, and the other members of the region.

The online event is free and available to all.
Rural-Urban Differences in Adverse and Positive Childhood Experiences This session will discuss whether adverse childhood experiences (ACE) and positive childhood experiences (PCE) exposure differs between rural and urban children by type and by count and examine racial/ethnic disparities in ACE and PCE exposure across rural communities.
Session 1: Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice: Overview and Question Formulation This three-part webinar series provides a comprehensive overview of evidence-based practice (EBP). Essential skills for clinical inquiry are addressed, including: the role of the librarian, formulating clinical questions, searching the literature, exploring levels of evidence, critically appraising research articles, and applying evidence in practice.
Session 2: Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice: Literature Searching This three-part webinar series provides a comprehensive overview of evidence-based practice (EBP). Essential skills for clinical inquiry are addressed, including: the role of the librarian, formulating clinical questions, searching the literature, exploring levels of evidence, critically appraising research articles, and applying evidence in practice.
Session 3: Introduction to Evidence-Based Practice: Appraisal and Application This three-part webinar series provides a comprehensive overview of evidence-based practice (EBP). Essential skills for clinical inquiry are addressed, including: the role of the librarian, formulating clinical questions, searching the literature, exploring levels of evidence, critically appraising research articles, and applying evidence in practice.
Tackling Inclusivity and the Future of Oral Health
Team Science: Increasing the Pipeline of Black, Indigenous, People of Color and Women Conducting Clinical Research In this presentation Dr. Wiley will discuss the current state of Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC) and women conducting clinical research and will outline the value of team science as a method of increasing opportunities and fostering collaborative projects. 
 
Telehealth and Health Libraries: The Intersection of Digital Health Partnerships This course will provide an overview of the current state of telehealth education within academic and health information settings.
Wellness in the Library Workplace Join us for this 2-week, 4 credit-hour online class to discover ways to improve your own personal well-being and create a healthy workplace.
Wellness in the Library Workplace (March 2023) Join us for this 2-week, 4 credit-hour online class to discover ways to improve your own personal well-being and create a healthy workplace.

Contact Information

843-792--0265