Conquering the Mountains of Health Information

February 21, 2013, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

with Ari Kleiman, Patient Health Librarian

 

If you have spent any time trying to research health information online, you have probably felt overwhelmed by the vast amount of information available.  What websites do you trust?  Where should you begin?   This seminar, led by UCSF Patient Health Librarian, Ari Kleiman, will offer you tips for finding trustworthy health and medical information.  You’ll learn how to identify trustworthy sites, the drawbacks of Google searches, and recommended health websites, including how to use MedlinePlus.

No charge. Held at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1600 Divisadero St., Third floor. Register with the Cancer Resource Center at (415) 885-3693

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