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Oct. 5, Exhibit Luncheon and Lecture: “The ‘Spanish Flu’ of 1918, What’s Past is Prologue

          Join us for a luncheon and lecture with Dr. Philip A Mackowiak. Dr. Philip A. Mackowiak, ’70, emeritus professor of medicine and Carolyn Frenkil and Selvin Passen History of Medicine Scholar-in-Residence will present, The ‘Spanish … Continue reading

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Health Information Resources for Culturally Diverse Patients Workshop

                  Health Information Resources for Culturally Diverse Patients Monday, October 8th, 2018 Noon – 1:00 pm Lower level of the HS/HSL                  Room LL03 If you provide care for patients/clients with limited English … Continue reading

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Get Your Flu Shot at the HS/HSL, Oct. 4, 10-2

                    Help protect yourselves, your families, friends, and colleagues! Flu shots available to UMB campus employees and students in the 1st Floor Tower of the Library (entrance to the left of … Continue reading

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Outbreak Exhibit Opening a Success

Thank you all for the wonderful turn-out to the Outbreak opening exhibit.   Outbreak exhibit grand opening, Dr. Philip A. Mackowiak and the HS/HSL’s Executive Director, MJ Tooey wait for the event to start.       Dr. Justin Ortiz … Continue reading

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Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World, Opening Reception, 9/13, 10:30am

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Great to See You All at Fall Fest 2018!

It was great to see all of the UMB community out at Fall Fest 2018 today.  We met so many students, staff, faculty and many others at our table.  Please come by the HS/HSL and see what a great place … Continue reading

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Communicating With Patients Workshop: 9/25 and 10/30

                      FACT: Only 12% of the U.S. adult population has proficient health literacy. Are you aware of your patients’ ability to understand and act on the information you give them? … Continue reading

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Find the HS/HSL on UMB’s New Mobile App

                        The Office of Communications and Public Affairs (CPA) has launched an updated UMB mobile app.  Find quick links to Blackboard, URecFit, and us, the HS/HSL! The app is available … Continue reading

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HS/HSL Will Be Closed For the Labor Day Weekend, September 1st – 3rd

                  The HS/HSL wishes everyone a happy and safe Labor Day Weekend.  We will be closed from Saturday, September 1st to Monday, September 3rd.  Fall hours start on Tuesday, September 4th.

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Upcoming Events for OUTBREAK: Epidemics in a Connected World

                            Upcoming Events for Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World Thursday, September 13, 10:30 a.m.  Exhibit Opening, Press Conference, located in the HS/HSL’s Weise Gallery on the first floor.  … Continue reading

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