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September 29, 2014

NLM is honored to present a 2005 interview with Dr. Collen, conducted by Dean Sittig.

August 4, 2014

The Lister Hill Center’s Kenya X-ray Project, formally known as the Automatic X-Ray Screening for Rural Areas, was selected as one of 13 teams out of more than 70 nominees for the HHS Ignite initiative.

June 11, 2014

Terry Yoo receives Hubert Humphrey Award from HHS Deputy Secretary William Corr.The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has recently awarded Dr. Terry S. Yoo the 2013 Hubert H. Humphrey Award for Service to America. This is one of the highest awards given annually to select individuals within HHS who contribute to the common good and well-being of our nation’s citizens through leadership and service. Dr.

March 31, 2014

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Student Editorial Board (SEB). The six newly elected student members will contribute to the peer-review process for JAMIA by attending Editorial Board meetings and reviewing manuscripts. The SEB will receive feedback about their reviews as they learn about the operation of a scientific medical journal.

March 31, 2014

The National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) TriagePic® software was used by Suburban Hospital during the March 18, 2014 region-wide PARK PLEX 2014 disaster drill to keep track of simulated patients and to demonstrate family reunification.

March 5, 2014

Mr. Samuel (Sam) Maynard received “First Place Computer Science” for his Senior Research Project work with Dr. Dina Demner-Fushman of the National Library of Medicine' Lister Hill Center on February 27, 2014.

Sir William Osler at the American Women's War Hospital, Paignton, England, 1915
December 27, 2013

The National Library of Medicine has announced the addition of Sir William Osler papers to the Profiles in Science Web site. This presentation is made possible in collaboration with the Osler Library of the History of Medicine at McGill University and the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, both of which are repositories of William Osler collections.

August 6, 2013

The National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Medical Text Indexer ( is being used as one of the baselines for the international BioASQ challenge ( The Medical Text Indexer (MTI), a system for producing indexing recommendations, assists in the indexing process at NLM.

July 24, 2013

The Regenstrief Institute Inc. and the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation have signed a long-term agreement to begin cooperative work linking their leading global health care terminologies: Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes, or LOINC, and SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT).

June 27, 2013

Some persons displaced during the recent flooding in Uttarakhand India now may be found via NLM’s People Locator®. NLM’s People Locator, which began in 2010 to ease the confusion to find lost men and women after a natural or human disaster, became available shortly after the flooding began.