Best Practices for Literature Searching - RSVP
Paul Bain, PhD, MLIS
Overview: Clinicians and researchers use PubMed daily to find resources that inform their work. Yet making efficient searches is a skill that requires knowledge, planning, practice, and creativity. Guided by a librarian and expert searcher, participants will learn how to ask strong research questions and to transform them into effective strategies. The workshop will also be a chance to see how PubMed's new interface can make searching easier. Please come with a laptop and a clinical or research scenario that has raised questions to which you'd like answers.
Objectives: At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to
The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.