Posts Categorized: Library Events

CMHSL BioConnector News

Workshops Join us for these free workshops on informatics and computing topics. Registration is required: visit for detailed descriptions and to sign up. 9/22 – Introduction to SPSS 9/21 – 9/23 – Data Analysis, Manipulation, and Visualization with R (Workshop Series) 9/29 – Reproducible Reporting: Generating dynamic documents with R+RStudio 10/28 – Automated Image… Read more »

Medicine’s Michelangelo: The Life and Art of Frank H. Netter, M.D.

On March 25, 2014, the University of Virginia will host “Medicine’s Michelangelo: The Life and Art of Frank H. Netter, M.D.”, a presentation by Francine Mary Netter. The artwork of Frank H. Netter has been featured in countless medical publications over the past 80 years and, today, Netter’s illustrations of human anatomy are still widely… Read more »

A Successful Research Data and Technology Fair

Over 100 participants attended last Friday’s Research Data and Technology Fair, made possible by the support of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM)/Southeastern Atlantic Region and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library. The morning keynote speaker was Atul Butte, MD, PhD, from Stanford University.  Dr. Butte, a bioinformatician and pediatric endocrinologist, spoke of… Read more »

App Brownbag: an opportunity to drop in and learn

Bring your lunch and join colleagues from around the Health System for informal app-discovery sessions. This drop-in meeting is a great opportunity to learn about helpful apps for tablets and smartphones, and to share things you have found to be interesting. The last App Brownbag for this school year will take place from 12 –… Read more »

Help Us Test Our Web Site and Walk Away With a Gift Card

The Health Sciences Library is excited to undergo a major re-design of our web page in 2012. In order to better understand how easy –or not easy– our page is to use, we are planning to perform a number of usability tests over the next year. Our hope is that a large number of participants… Read more »