Technology Improvement Award 39

The goal of PATHS Patient/Parent Access To Health Sources LEADING TO IMPROVED HEALTH OUTCOMES, is to provide patients, parents/family members of those newly diagnosed with pediatric cancer and other pediatric chronic illnesses at the University of South Alabama USA 86's and 92's Hospital a means of acquiring and using reputable health resources from the National Library of Medicine NLM during the educational processes upon diagnosis, treatment, supportive and survivorship stages of their illness.

Project Details

Organization Name

University of South Alabama - Charles M. Baugh Biomedical Library

Organization Type
Academic institution
Health sciences library
Project Lead


Start Date
October 1, 2016
End Date
April 30, 2017
Funding Amount
General Public
Health care Provider
Public Health Professional
Teens (13-18 yrs.)
Blacks/African Americans
Hispanics/Latin Americans