Thursday, March 24, 2016

New Tool Available! Board Vitals (Stat!Ref!)

A board review tool that can be used by practicing physicians, residents, and medical students. Prepare for the USMLE Step 1, 2 and 3 as well as Shelf Exams for seven specialties. 

Need to register to use tool.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

ACP Smart Update

The American College of Physician's ACP Smart Medicine database will cease to exist from StatRef! on March 25, 2016.
Access will be available for members of the American College of Physicians organization (free for 2 years) and those subscribed to the DynaMed Plus package.

Friday, March 4, 2016

Ensembl : Free Online Resource

Ensembl The Ensembl project produces genome databases for vertebrates and other eukaryotic species, and makes this information freely available online.

Spring Break Hours - Message from Access Services Supervisor

Dear Students:

Please be aware that the University Spring Break  begins March 12th.   Although the Green Library building will have shortened hours, the Medical Library will still be open (times listed below).  During these times, the doors to the Green Library building will remain open until 11pm.  As long as you are in the Green Library by 11pm, you will be able to stay in the Medical Library on evenings where the Medical Library is open past 11pm.  Please remember to bring your Panther ID. The Medical Library staff and/or the security guard will be checking IDs at the 2nd floor entrance.
Saturday, March 12th – 8am-10pm
Sunday, March 13th- 10am- 1am
Monday, March 14th -8am-1am
Tuesday, March 15th- 8am-1am
Wednesday, March 16th- 8am-1am
Thursday, March 17th- 8am-1am
 Friday, March 18th- 8am- 10pm
Saturday, March 19th- 10am -10pm

Regular hours resume:  Monday, March 20th – 10am- 1am

Duke Ingram
Access Services Supervisor
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Florida International University

MedU - Featured Library Resource

Featured Library Resource:

MedU: A growing compendium of online educational programs—including over 150 continually updated virtual patient cases, teaching resources and assessment tools.

  • Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Program (CLIPP) Pediatric Course
  • Family Medicine Computer-Assisted Simulations for Educating Students (fmCASES)
  • Web Initiative for Surgical Education of Medical Doctors (WISE-MD)
  • Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experience (SIMPLE)