From the GMR: Lake Effects Webinar 10/18: Teen Health Resources

GMR Lake Effects this month will be “From A(norexia) to Z(its): Providing Health Information to Teens”, presented by Samanthi Hewakapuge – GMR Consumer Health Coordinator
This is a one hour version of the class designed for public librarians and secondary school librarians, teachers, nurses, and counselors. This session will present an overview of health information needs of teenagers and their information seeking behaviors; review communication skills needed during reference interviews with teenagers; and explore credible health information resources that are designed for teens.
Join us for this informative session! Please register by going to:
This session will be online using Adobe Connect. The URL for the event will be given to those who register.
Registration is limited to 150, so register now!
Cost: Free!
CE Credits: 1
To see if your system will support Adobe Connect, please visit this site: If you fail the test, please contact your IT department for support.
Let me know if you have any questions!
Samanthi Hewakapuge, MA, MLS
Consumer Health Coordinator
National Network of Libraries of Medicine
Greater Midwest Region
Library of Health Sciences – UIC
1750 W. Polk St. M/C 763
Chicago, IL 60612-4330
(312) 996-7791
(312) 996-2226 Fax


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