Screening of CODE BLACK – 4/16/15, Aresty Auditorium

April 13, 2015

As part of our continuing initiative to provide an environment for multidisciplinary discussion of health care topics across the Health Science Campus community, the Norris Medical Library will be sponsoring a free movie screening of CODE BLACK. This award winning documentary provides a doctor’s-eye view into America’s busiest Emergency Department – “C-Booth,” Los Angeles County Hospital’s legendary trauma bay.

Please join us on Thursday, April 16, 2015, from 5:30-8:30pm, at Aresty Auditorium, Harlyne J. Norris Research Tower (NRT). Pizza, cookies, and bottled water will be served!

The screening will be followed by an audience discussion, moderated by Dr. Edward Newton, Chair – Department of Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine and Dr. Jamie Eng.

Reservations required:

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Picture & Video Editing Apps You Can’t Miss! (March 26, 2015)

March 24, 2015

pizzaMobile devices have made photographers and videographers of us all, but are you using those image and video tools to their full advantage? Do you have a video on your phone you need to edit and share with your colleagues and friends? Do you have a poster presentation coming up and want to quickly edit images on your tablet? Are you interested in making beautiful, high quality images for your event fliers? Do you like to eat pizza? If you’ve answered yes to any of the above questions, you should join us for the next Norris Medical Library Tech Lunch on March 26, 2015 at Noon in the West Conference Room where librarians will share their favorite, easy to use image and video editing apps!

Posters for Conferences–Tech Lunch, 2/26/2015

February 20, 2015

pizzaScientific and technical posters are powerful visual summaries of research findings and are often presented at conferences or used in classes. “Posters for Conferences: Learn What Works for Your Audience” will cover the basic principles and methods of effective scientific poster design. An overview of Microsoft Publisher software will be provided, as well as poster content, design tips, and technical tips on image manipulation. Resources for poster production, printing and sharing will also be discussed. Join us at the Norris Library’s West Conference room on Thursday, February 26th at noon for free pizza and information about making posters!