Last fall, I nominated one of my office buddies, Liz Jenkins, an intern at the Biomedical and Veterinary Medicine Libraries and a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) student at Drexel University, […]
Amanpreet "Aman" Kaur, CFS, MLIS
Upcoming Biomed Library Events: #IPSAG, BioCyc, Book Talk, and Wellness!
What’s happening at the Biomedical Library over the next several weeks? Read on… #IPSAG Lunch on Tuesday March 19th, 12pm – 2pm: What’s IPSAG? #IPSAG stands for InterProfessional Student Advisory Gatherings, our networking event series […]
Health Literacy Month Recap!
Health literacy is the set of skills we use to find and evaluate information in order to make health-related decisions. October, Health Literacy Month, was an exciting month in and out of […]
Time to Tech ‘n’ Treat
It’s time for the #IPSAG Tech ‘n’ Treat Lunch, a drop-in networking event for students interested in clinical or other health-related careers. How do you “Tech ‘n’ Treat“? Tech: Share your thoughts about technologies available […]
Materials Library Tour on Oct 29th for those interested in healthcare innovation
A new addition to Penn Libraries, the Materials Library, located on the ground floor of the Fisher Fine Arts Library, has a wildly eclectic and unique collection of physical materials – pigments, textures, […]
Community Health & Engineering Librarian Continues to “Walk with a (Future) Doc,” connecting with students and the community
As the Community Health & Engineering Librarian, I provide consumer health information flyers, brochures, and bookmarks from the Biomedical Library’s Consumer Health Information Corner to participants of Walk with a (Future) Doc, […]
Biomed Librarian forges community partnerships at First Thursday Meetings at Free Library of Philadelphia Walnut Street West Branch
Every first Thursday of the month from September through May, the University of Pennsylvania Office of Government & Community Affairs (OGCA) hosts an 8am networking meeting open to all Penn students, […]
Interprofessional Mingling at #IPSAG Welcome (Back) Lunch
On Wednesday August 29th, 2018, #IPSAG (which stands for Interprofessional Student Advisory Gatherings, a Penn Libraries-hosted interprofessional networking event series geared towards health sciences students) held its 2nd Annual Welcome (Back) Lunch at the Biomedical Library. […]
Biomed Librarian Walks with a (Future) Doc
The Biomedical Library’s Community Health and Engineering Librarian, Aman Kaur, walked with Perelman School of Medicine Students who are participating in the nationwide movement, Walk with a Doc. These students host biweekly Saturday […]
What is #IPSAG?
Hey students! Are you familiar with #IPSAG? #IPSAG stands for InterProfessional Student Advisory Gatherings, the Penn Libraries’ networking event series for students interested or enrolled in health sciences and related programs. #IPSAG enables students to provide […]