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Public Health Portal Research Guide

Online books, journals, websites, databases, and other resoruces to support educational programs and research in the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Orientation 2016-2017

SP 2018 Information Skill Development Workshops

Literature Searching for Public Health Analysis

  • Part 1: PubMed and MESH
    • Thursday, January 25, 2018 AND Thursday, February 22
  • Part 2: Database selection and features
    • Monday, January 29, 2018 AND Monday, February 26
  • Part 3: Citation management
    • Thursday, February 1, 2018 AND Wednesday, February 28


  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 


  • Thursday, February 15, 2018 


Assessment (Survey)

Literature Review Workshop

Help Sessions: PubMed

Nutrition articles can be difficult to find. Search using this 'hedge' in the PubMed search box: “food OR foods OR beverages OR diet OR dietary OR vitamin OR vitamins OR nutrition OR nutritional OR nutrition disorders OR food industry OR nutritional physiological phenomena OR dietary fats OR dietary proteins OR feeding behaviour” 

To the above hedge, add a subject to the end (i.e. "elder abuse")

Downloading PubMed Records into Citation Management Software

Select Send to - Citation Manager. Click the radio button for Citation manager, and then click the Create File button to download a citations.nbib. Import the nbib file into your citation manager software.

Help Session: Public Health Data and Statistics

Help Session: Evidence-based Public Health

For Graduating Students

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