Summer Intern Housing
The Applied Physics Laboratory's Technical College summer
housing. Individuals with either a spare room or other
property could help welcome these interns while
earning rental income. Property can be listed at
www.internhousing.com; although the site is national,
listings can be made visible to JHU/APL interns only. For
more information, go to the Web site, e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 877-989-0410.
Welch Library Classes
Welch Medical Library is offering two free classes on
Tuesday, April 29.
Noon: Learn to Use Welch Library Resources and
Services Effectively. Topics include accessing
the library's 5,000+ full-text journals from home or
office, using WelDoc and the JHU Catalog to
request electronic articles and books, searching for
articles by subject and requesting instruction and
individual consultations with your department's assigned
1 to 3 p.m.: Evidence-Based Care. The course
promotes the use of scientific literature in the
clinical decision process, with a fuller understanding of
the varying levels of evidence that individual
studies provide. Participants will learn to develop
EBM-formatted clinical questions, identify EBM
resources that best vet the literature and indicate its
levels of evidence, form effective search
strategies and locate practice guidelines, systematic
reviews, clinical trials and other EBM
information. The Cochrane Library, PubMed Clinical Queries
and InfoPOEMs are among the resources
to be covered.
Pre-registration is required for both classes. Go to:
assregistration.cfm. Both classes take place in Lab 1,
in the 2024 Building, in East Baltimore.
Short Course at MWCC
Scheduled for August 18-22 at the Mount Washington
the Integrative Computational Modeling of the Cardiac
Myocyte short course is limited to 17
participants. Students will be selected on the strength of
their current research activities. Interest,
and degree of benefit from taking this course, will also be
considered. The target audience is
experimental biomedical researchers and
clinician-scientists with a strong interest in
the process of developing, implementing and applying
mathematical biological system models.
Programming experience is recommended.
The deadline to apply is June 1. Allow three weeks
from the application deadline for
notification. Lodging and meals are provided free of cost
to accepted applicants. Students are
responsible for transportation, and should also plan on
bringing a laptop. Apply online at:
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