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    The Defense Health Agency, National Capital Region Medical Directorate (NCR-MD) is the future of Military Medicine- a partnership in World Class Medical Healthcare. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Dilorenzo Clinic and the Joint Pathology Center, provide world class medical services to the nation's service members and their families.

    About the Position:
    Darnall Medical Library serves Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), Bethesda, MD. WRNMMC is the largest military medical center in the world, providing health care to over 1,000,000 service members and beneficiaries. The medical center has 67 graduate medical education programs with approximately 750 trainees. As the clinical librarian you will support graduate medical education programs at the point of care. The librarian will develop education programs to support evidence-based practice. He or she will apply expert skill in using Medline, Embase, Web of Science, and other relevant clinical information sources to conduct literature searches for patient-specific care and clinical research hospital wide.

    Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

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    Responsibilities

    As one of two clinical librarians,you will the serve as the liaison to the Internal Medicine graduate medical education programs and to the Medical Intensive Care Unit. You will attend inpatient teaching rounds 3-4 times a week, conducting real-time searches of the evidence for clinicians and trainees. Serve as expert searcher of a variety of clinical information tools to retrieve published and grey literature to resolve questions on diagnosis, management, and prognosis of conditions and to support clinical research projects. You will actively participates in clinically relevant forums such as morning report, clinical didactics, and journal club. You will be responsible for developing and teaching classes that support evidence-based practice and for teaching general clinical database searching skills in large and small group settings.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

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    U.S. Citizens

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