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Next Science Cafe:

When: April 4th @ 6:30pm  

Where: Research Commons, 3rd floor, 18th Avenue Library

Topic:  Neurological Disease, Alternatives to Care and Exposing Fake News about Cannabinoids



Emily De Los Reyes, Nationwide Children's Hospital & OSU College of Medicine

Emily De Los Reyes will speak about neurological diseases and alternatives to care and Kerry Dhakal will speak about tools identify accurate health information online in general but particularly focused on cannabinoid use and efficacy for certain neurological diseases.

Kerry Dhakal, OSU Health Sciences Library

Kerry is an Assistant Professor and Research and Education Librarian at the Health Sciences Library at The Ohio State University.  She is also a liaison librarian to the College of Nursing faculty, staff and students, as well as the nurses working at the medical center facilities.  She teaches information and research literacy competencies, including literature searching strategies, citation management and bibliometric analysis to nurse faculty members, graduate students and researchers.  Kerry’s research interests focus on librarian roles in evidence-based practice projects and systematic review teams, international health sciences librarianship, scholarly communication and consumer health literacy. Kerry has a Masters of Applied Anthropology and a Masters of Library Science, both from the University of Maryland, College Park.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology, with a minor in the Arabic language, from The Ohio State University.

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