Jul 14, 2020, 1:15pm-2:15pm
Instructor:  Stella Seal
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 15

This class will cover how to keep up to date and current with the latest literature.  Participants will learn to set up weekly publication alerts through services offered by PubMed’s MyNCBI, Science Citation Index, and other sources, as well discuss strategies that make 'keeping current' a seamless part of any workflow.

Jul 15, 2020, 9:30am-10:30am
Instructor:  Carrie Price
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 11

PubMed is the National Library of Medicine's  platform that provides access to over 30 million biomedical citations. Learn how to perform basic and advanced searches, create alerts, save results, access PDFs, save searches, and more.  Access Legacy PubMed and new PubMed through the Welch Medical Library website.

Jul 15, 2020, 12:00pm-1:00pm
Instructor:  Caitlin Carter
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 50

In this class participants will discuss the basics of copyright law and walk through the four factors of Fair Use. Participants will:

  • Explore the origin of copyright law
  • Assess what is and is not protected by copyright
  • Define the four factors of Fair Use and apply it to an education setting
Jul 16, 2020, 2:00pm-3:00pm
Instructor:  Julie Nanavati
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 45

Learn about APA PsycInfo, a biomedical database that focuses on psychological sciences. This class will cover how to search this database more efficiently including using controlled vocabulary, field tags, and truncation. In addition, participants will learn strategies for finding tests & measurements from within this database and explore ways to use APA PsycInfo to stay current on psychological topics. By the end of this class, participants will walk away with the skills needed to search APA PsycInfo like a pro.

Jul 17, 2020, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Ivy Garner
Total Seats: 25  Available Seats: 19

Legacy RefWorks allows users to create personal reference databases and use them for a variety of research activities. References are quickly and easily imported from text files or online databases. RefWorks can then be used to manage, store, and share the information. The Write-N-Cite feature allows users to instantly generate citations and bibliographies. This class will give an overview of Legacy RefWorks and its functions. Access Legacy RefWorks through the Welch Medical Library website.

Jul 21, 2020, 12:00pm-1:30pm
Instructor:  David Fearon

With researchers increasingly encouraged or required to share their data, preparing to share datasets with confidential identifiers of people and organizations is particularly challenging. Learn techniques for assessing research subject's privacy disclosure risk and hiding personal identifiers and Protected Health Information in quantitative and qualitative data, in compliance with IRB and HIPAA guidance. Learn how to prepare consent forms that facilitate data sharing, and keep data with identifiers secure during and after projects. 

Jul 21, 2020, 3:15pm-4:15pm
Instructor:  Lori Rosman
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 39

EndNote Basic is the free web version of EndNote, a citation-management software application that makes saving citations and then citing them within documents easy. EndNote Basic lacks the sophisticated features of the desktop version of EndNote, but it is easy to use and available from any computer with internet access. Learn how to manage and cite text and images, create subject bibliographies, and access various output styles.

Jul 22, 2020, 9:00am-12:00pm
Instructors:  Yutaka Aoki   Meghan F. Davis   Stella S. Yi   Joshua F. Betz   Young-Joo Lee

The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a major initiative of the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). It is designed to provide comprehensive data on the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States. Thousands of studies have been published using NHANES data.

Join us in this unique opportunity to learn about this dataset. Five speakers will present on various topics ranging from the scope of the data, its potential for use, limitations, challenges, and proposed solutions.

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Jul 22, 2020, 2:15pm-3:15pm
Instructor:  Jaime Blanck
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 38

In this session, participants will learn the importance of creating and maintaining a researcher profile using ORCID.  ORCID is a persistent digital identifier that links researchers to their professional activities via a scholarly profile. Individuals will learn how link the data from their ORCID profile to the NIH SciENcv tool to quickly create high-quality biosketches for all of their funding applications.

Jul 24, 2020, 12:00pm-1:00pm
Instructor:  Stella Seal
Total Seats: 50  Available Seats: 48

While useful, evidence-based information can be found using a Google search, less than reliable information is also retrieved. This class will cover freely available authoritative resources grounded in evidence-based practice for consumers. Additional discussion topics include healthcare review sites and the HONcode, a set of principles used to assess the quality of web sites that focus on health information.

Aug 3, 2020, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Instructor:  David Fearon

With researchers increasingly encouraged or required to share their data, preparing to share datasets with confidential identifiers of people and organizations is particularly challenging. Learn techniques for assessing research subject's privacy disclosure risk and hiding personal identifiers and Protected Health Information in quantitative and qualitative data, in compliance with IRB and HIPAA guidance. Learn how to prepare consent forms that facilitate data sharing, and keep data with identifiers secure during and after projects. 

Aug 25, 2020, 11:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:  Marley Kalt

Data management plans (DMPs) are increasingly required in the grant proposal process, particularly for research funding from federal agencies. In this 1-hour workshop, learn how the free, online DMPTool can help you organize your data management plan and tailor plans to your funder’s requirements. We will discuss the main components of an effective data management plan, how JHU Data Services can help with DMPs, and provide a hands-on tutorial of using DMPTool to create and share your plans. This workshop is aimed at faculty, postdoctoral researchers and graduate students from all disciplines.