Archive for February, 2010

Health Economics, Fourth Edition

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Health Economics, Fourth EditionOn the new bookshelf this week: Health Economics 4th Edition by Charles E. Phelps.  Dr. Phelps is Provost Emeritus Professor of Political Science and Economics at the University of Rochester. Highlights of the new edition include a focus on lifestyle choices and comparative studies designed to shed light on how other countries deal with health care issues. A companion website is also available with links to relevant health economics websites and discussion questions.

Finding Balance in a Medical Life

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

On the new bookshelf this week: Finding Balance in a Medical Life by Lee Lipsenthal, M.D. (Library Catalog). Dr. Lipsenthal is the Co-Founder and CEO of Finding Balance, an affiliation of practitioners and teachers dedicated to the enhancement of the delivery of clinical health care.

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Snow alert: Reference Desk closing at 5pm

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Due to the forecast snow storm the Reference Desk will be closing today, Tuesday, 2/9/10, at 5pm. The Circulation Desk will remain open normal hours till midnight.