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Biomedical Research Resources: Home

This guide provides a set of biomedical research resources, available trough the CCNY's Library for beginning research for the areas of health and medicine. This list is not exhaustive or comprehensive. Visit our home page for additional resources.

Sophie Davis School Of Biomedical Education Program/CUNY Medical School

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Schedule a PubMed Instruction Class: Whether you are a new PubMed user or want to improve your basic skills, this 50-minute session will prepare you for effective searching for peer-reviewed journal articles.  

Schedule a Research Consultation: Research consultations are best for in-depth assistance with complex research assignments.  For brief or basic questions,

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Medical Library of the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education Program/ CUNY Medical School

Zika Virus Health Information Resources

Zika Virus Health Information Resources

We have all been hearing more about Zika virus disease transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.

On Friday, August 12, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico in response to the Zika outbreak. According to the Puerto Rico Department of Health, as of August 12 there have been 10,690 laboratory-confirmed cases of Zika in Puerto Rico, including 1,035 pregnant women.

Determination that a Public Health Emergency Exists in Puerto Rico as a Consequence of the Zika Virus Outbreak

HHS News Release


Links to Zika Information Collections by Publisher

Emergency Bulletins

Links to U.S. and International Governmental Resources

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