Amanda Woodward

Posts by Amanda Woodward

Juneteenth African American Independence Day

by on June 15, 2021 11:39 am
Juneteenth commemorates the date June 19th, 1865 when enslaved people in Texas finally learned they were free. Learn more about this monumental yet overlooked event and participate in the celebration. Explore the Stanford Libraries Juneteenth Guide This informative guide shares resources you can use to learn more about the history and cultural significance of Juneteenth.… Read more Juneteenth African American Independence Day
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Bring Your ORCID iD Back to Stanford

by on June 14, 2021 9:00 am
Now that you’ve signed up for an ORCID iD and added your publications to share with everyone, it’s time to bring your ORCID iD back to the Farm. Your SUNetID is the link to so many of the services Stanford provides, and it’s also the gateway to let those Stanford services connect with your ORCID… Read more Bring Your ORCID iD Back to Stanford

Introducing Office Hours

by on June 7, 2021 9:30 am
Our Research & Instruction team is offering a new way to get quick answers to your questions via Zoom. Starting in June you can drop in to Research Office Hours every Monday or Thursday. We are also continuing our Bioinformatics Office Hours on Wednesdays. Research Office Hours Have a quick question? Drop by Lane Library’s … Read more Introducing Office Hours
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

by on May 10, 2021 12:05 pm
Dedicate some time this month to your mental health and the mental health of your community. Lane Library’s collection includes resources to support your well being and stress management. Explore these ebooks: Physician well-being: cases and solutions. ByPeter Yellowlees, MBBS, M.D. (2020) Medical student well-being: an essential guide. Edited by Dana Zappetti & Jonathan D.… Read more May is Mental Health Awareness Month
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Women in Data Science @ Lane Medical Library Virtual Conference

by on April 19, 2021 11:31 am
WiDS Stanford @ Lane Medical Library is an independent event that is organized by Lane Medical Library as part of the annual WiDS Worldwide conference organized by Stanford University and an estimated 150+ locations worldwide, which features outstanding women doing outstanding work in the field of data science. All genders are invited to attend all… Read more Women in Data Science @ Lane Medical Library Virtual Conference

Celebrate Women’s History Month with our Online Exhibit on Adelaide Brown

by on March 15, 2021 10:00 am
Learn more about one of the first women to graduate from Cooper Medical College (the school that later became Stanford Medicine) by exploring our online exhibit. Adelaide Brown (1868-1939) received her MD degree in 1892. A public health advocate for California women, she had a lasting impact at Stanford and throughout the state. Her personal… Read more Celebrate Women’s History Month with our Online Exhibit on Adelaide Brown
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Attend the 2021 Katherine D. McCormick Distinguished Lecture

by on February 17, 2021 10:38 am
Register for the webinar “mRNA as Medicine” with Melissa Moore, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Platform Research at Moderna Therapeutics on International Women’s Day, Monday, March 8, 2021 at 11:00PM via Zoom. A new class of drugs wherein cells are programmed with synthetic messenger RNAs (mRNAs) to make any desired protein (e.g., cytoplasmic, intraorganelle, membrane-bound, secreted)… Read more Attend the 2021 Katherine D. McCormick Distinguished Lecture
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Stanford Faculty Senate Approves an Open Access Policy

by on November 24, 2020 4:39 pm
On November 19th, Stanford’s Faculty Senate approved an Open Access Policy for the university. The adoption of this policy demonstrates Stanford’s commitment to openness in research. The policy relates to self-archiving of scholarly work and does not dictate where authors can choose to publish their work. The policy includes three items, which we have summarized… Read more Stanford Faculty Senate Approves an Open Access Policy

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

by on November 16, 2020 9:00 am
Throughout the month of November, Lane Library is joining Stanford Palliative Care Center of Excellence and organizations across the nation to raise awareness of the benefits of palliative care. Palliative care (pronounced pal-lee-uh-tiv) is both a philosophy of care and a type of medical care for people living with a serious illness. This type of… Read more November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

Celebrating National Nurse Practitioner (NP) Week

by on November 9, 2020 9:00 am
From November 8th-14th, we are joining the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) in honoring the NP’s role in strengthening patient health amid the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. The theme for this year’s celebration of NP Week is “NPs Moving Forward: Today. Tomorrow. Together.” The 2020 commemoration occurs as NPs combat COVID-19 and the… Read more Celebrating National Nurse Practitioner (NP) Week