Research Posters: Turning Drab into Fab

We’ve seen them…we’ve made them…and we’ve walked right past them…Research Posters.   The purpose of a research poster is to visually represent the general overview, data, and most relevant findings of a research project. When preparing to design your poster you’ve likely taken your thoughtful research or well-drafted manuscript and you’ve widdled it down to…

Pencil; closed notebook and spiral notepad on white and blue backdrop

KJA Grant Development Workshop: Concept Planning and It’s Role in Developing a Competitive Grant Proposal

The KJA Grant Development Workshop will combine classic education/seminar-style information, as well as active learning through group brainstorming activities and discussions to deepen participant understanding of the grant development process and its role in the lifecycle of a grant. This training will focus on how to develop a concept paper that will lay the foundation…

Planning for a successful IRB or IACUC submission in IRBnet

The Institutional Review Board (IRB ) and The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has an important role in university research. One of the roles of  the IRB is to help to facilitate and process human subject protocol submission for appropriate approval. One of the roles of  IACUC is to help to facilitate and…

Dog gone easy: Plumb’s Pro

  This fall, the Pumerantz Library upgraded from Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs to Plumb’s Pro, which provides resources beyond basic drug information. In this workshop, participants will learn about the basic features and upgrades now available. Veterinarians and pet owners are encouraged to attend! After this workshop, participants will be able to: Describe the features available…

DDX on the Go: Introduction to VisualDx

Do you find yourself needing to create differentials rule outs? Do you need high quality images for class instruction? Would it be nice to know how to use a resource on a desktop and be able to take it on the go? VisualDx is probably the resource for you. In this introduction attendees will be…

Point of Care Beatdown: UpToDate vs. DynaMed

You’re seeing a patient and are ready to look up information on their condition, but indecision strikes: which point of care resource do you use, UpToDate or DynaMed?   By the end of this workshop, you will be able to: Compare and contrast UpToDate and DynaMed’s features Navigate through UpToDate and DynaMed Download the mobile…

Publishing Papers during the Pandemic: easier or tougher?

The pandemic has impacted manuscript writing by researchers in an almost bimodal manner, from very few manuscripts to a flurry of writing. This session will begin by discussing contributing external and internal factors for the patterns and strategies and solutions. The speaker will bring in experience as an editor and well-published author, on tips for…

Getting Started with EndNote 20

Having trouble organizing your research for a project or paper? Staff and faculty are welcome to come learn EndNote 20 for a beginner’s overview of how to:   Find and collect references to your EndNote library Attach full text PDF files to your references Share your library with other EndNote users Import citations into your…