Librarian, Region 1
Classes I Teach
|Beyond an Apple a Day: Providing Consumer Health Information at Your Library||This 4-week, 4 credit-hour self-paced online class covers the health information seeking behavior of consumers and the role of the librarian in the provision of health information for the public.|
|Dignity in personal care, addressing hygiene insecurity: The Discoveries Community Pantry||This webinar discusses the library program for community hygiene insecurity.|
|Effective Health Communication and Health Literacy: Understanding the Connection||This 1 hour webinar introduces the concepts of health literacy and health communication.|
|Health in Focus: Black Birth Workers||Recognize Black Maternal Health Week April 11-17 with a virtual presentation featuring Tay Amari Little, black birthworker. In recent years there has a been an increased interest and use of birthworkers for Black women. In this webinar, you will hear from a practicing birthworker and their patient on their experiences and impact related to their maternal health.|
|Identifying and Providing Health Education Materials for Migrant Farmworkers||Migrant farmworkers often face health disparities, limited access to health care and health information. Creating reliable health information can help support health literacy needs of this population.|
|NNLM Book Discussion, Aug 1 - Oct 31: The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down||Join us for our second NNLM Book Discussion of the year. From August 1 until October 31, join your fellow librarians and read The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman!|
|NNLM Book Discussion, May 2 - July 31, Doing Harm||You are invited to join us for the first NNLM Book Discussion. From May 1 until July 31, join your fellow librarians and read Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick by Maya Dusenbery!|
|PBC Living Library Project||The PBC Living Library at Phoenix Biomedical Campus Library, Northern Arizona University, is a program that raises awareness to medical harm through oral storytelling. Learn how the PBC Living Library was conceived and tips for developing your own living library in this 90 minute webinar.|
|Region 1: NNLM Day at MLA 2022||Meet the NNLM Region 1 during NNLM Day at MLA 2022! At this session, we will highlight our activities in the first year as the new Region 1 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.
|Supporting End of Life Care: Death Doulas||This webinar discusses the death doulas for end of life care|