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Continuing Education

Nerdy Fun & Professional Development Opportunities for Faculty, Students, and Staff

CME

All classes are approved for AOA category 1-A, CPME, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.50 – 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this activity for a maximum of 0.50 – 1.0 hour(s) of AOA Category 1-A CME credit(s).
  • CPME: Des Moines University (DMU) is approved by the Council of Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. DMU has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.50 – 1.0 continuing education contact hour.
  • Other: This live activity is designated for 0.50 – 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Calendar of Nerdy Fun

Nerdfest -  June - July 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

June 29th

The Missing Link Workshop: Creating Persistent & Secure Links to Library Resources
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

June 30th

Database Showcase: Anatomy.TV
SEC 115 | 9:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Bibliographic Management Software:  RefWorks vs. Endnote (free version) vs. Zotero vs Mendeley vs. Microsoft Word
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM

1

Keeping Current with the Journal Literature
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

 

Database Showcase: Cochrane Library
SEC 115 | 2:30 - 3:00 PM

2

The Missing Link Workshop: Creating Persistent & Secure Links to Library Resources
SEC 115 |10:00 - 11:00 AM

 

Finding & Utilizing Multimedia from Library Databases
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

3

6

Database Showcase: Scopus
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM

 

Scopus and Metrics: Finding Impact Data for Journals, Authors, & Institutions
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM

7

RefWorks Master Class:
Citing, Writing & Managing
Your Research

SEC 115 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM

 

Database Showcase:
Clinical Pharmacology

SEC 115 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM

 

8

RefWorks: Adding References & Organizing Your Research
SEC 115 |
10:00 - 11:00 AM

9

RefWorks: Citing References in Microsoft Word & Sharing Your Research
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10 AM

10

Database Showcase: ClinicalKey
SEC 281 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM

 

Library Appy Hour
SEC
281 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

13

Database Showcase: Scopus
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM

 

Scopus and Metrics: Finding Impact Data for Journals, Authors, & Institutions
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM

14

PubMed Search Essentials
SEC 115 | 9:00 AM

 

Finding & Utilizing Multimedia from Library Databases
SEC 115 | 2:00 PM

15

PubMed: Features
SEC 115 | 9:00 AM

 

Database Showcase: ExamMaster
SEC 115 | 2:00 PM

16

Point of Care Tools: ACP SmartMedicine vs. Essential Evidence Plus vs. FirstConsult vs. UptoDate
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM

 

The Missing Link Workshop: Creating Persistent & Secure Links to Library Resources
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

17

Library Appy Hour
SEC 281 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

20

RefWorks Master Class:
Citing, Writing & Managing
Your Research

SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

21

RefWorks: Adding References & Organizing Your Research
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

22

RefWorks: Citing with Microsoft Word & Sharing Your Research
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

23

Database Showcase:  Natural Medicines
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM

 

Database Showcase: VisualDX
SEC 115 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM

24

The Missing Link Workshop: Creating Persistent & Secure Links to Library Resources
SEC 115 | 9:00 - 10:00 AM

 

Library Appy Hour
SEC 281 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM

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Des Moines University Library
library@dmu.edu
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