Attendance Maximum: None
Instructor(s): Heidi Heilemann,
AHIP, information services librarian and interim associate director,
Research and Instruction, Lane Medical Library and Knowledge Management
Center, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
Thursday, May 19, 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
The ability to understand the fundamental concepts
in oncology is an essential component of becoming an effective cancer
searcher. Experienced online searchers will be guided through basic
biological concepts relative to neoplasia, its nomenclature, and
retrieval strategies in various databases. Increase your understanding
of neoplasia for more effective communication with health professionals.
Focus on key cancer database resources and optimal search strategy