MHIKNET offers regular education sessions in-person and via webinar. See recordings of recent webinars below. If you would like a copy of the slides or handout for this presentation, please contact us for copies.
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You may also be interested in the following online course by the U.S. National Library of Medicine:
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2020 Winter Education Series
All MHIKNET education events are online and free to attend. We encourage you to circulate these events with your colleagues.
All education events are recorded and available for viewing at www.mhiknet.ca.
February 12, 10h00 - 11h00
Working with evidence means assessing its quality – learn techniques to critically appraise the information you use everyday.
Perils of Predatory Publishing
March 17, 14h00 - 15h00
Predatory journals and fake news cloud the literature with poor-quality information. Guest host Maureen Babb will demonstrate how to spot predatory journals, identify fake news, and how to avoid falling for their scams.
The New PubMed
May 1, 11h00 - 12h00
PubMed is free to search and is the largest collection of health literature. This session will demonstrate how to search PubMed, including its new interface and new search features.
UpToDate Now Available for Health Care Providers in Manitoba!
UpToDate is now available to all healthcare providers and students at Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living, the University of Manitoba, the Regional Health Authorities of Manitoba, CancerCare Manitoba, Diagnostic Services of Manitoba, and Doctors Manitoba.
Visit our FAQ page for information on how you can access UpToDate!
Manitoba's Health Information and Knowledge Network (MHIKNET)
Pronounced "my net", MHIKNET is Manitoba's Health Information and Knowledge Network, and is a service provided by the University of Manitoba's Health Sciences Libraries to staff of Manitoba Health, Seniors & Active Living, staff of participating Regional Health Authorities, and fee-for-service physicians in Manitoba.
MHIKNET provides quality information for patient care, evidence-based practice, health promotion, program planning and evaluation, continuing education, and staff development.
Remote access to online texts, journals and databases subscribed to by the University of Manitoba Libraries is not available to MHIKNET clients at this time. Existing vendor licences prohibit such access to library card holders who are not faculty, staff or students of the University of Manitoba.