Attendance Maximum: None
Instructor(s): Janice H. Willis,
senior librarian, UMLS, and Rachel Kleinsorge, training coordinator,
UMLS, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD
Saturday, May 20, 10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Join a team of experts for a journey into the
world of the Unified Medical Language System (UMLS). Students will
gain a basic comprehension of many of the components of the UMLS;
an understanding of tools that may be used with the knowledge sources,
including various lexical and other software programs; and criteria
for assessing the usefulness of specific controlled vocabularies
for clinical, research, and educational purposes.