Greenblatt Library Hosts Research Data Management Symposium on March 19, 2019


The Robert B. Greenblatt, M. D. Library of Augusta University Libraries received funding from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeast Atlantic Region to host a one-day Research Data Management Symposium on March 19, 2019 in collaboration with the College of Nursing, Georgia Cancer Center, and Office of Research Support.

This Symposium aims to reduce communication barriers that limit a University-wide approach to data management, enhance research skills and highlight data management services available to the research community.

Topics include research data management trends, data visualization, data security, data and publishing, data curation, and data repositories for research reproducibility from leading national speakers and researchers from Augusta University.

The symposium will include a poster session, institutional panel discussion, and exhibit area to highlight Augusta University research support services.

Attendees can select from CME, CNE, CEU, or MLA CE credit on their registration form. Registration is free but required in order to receive any continuing education credit. Please register by Friday, March 1, 2019.

Limited space is available for those interested in presenting posters exhibiting their research. Preference is given to topics related to data management.

Submit abstracts by Friday, March 1, 2019 

For more information, visit For general questions, contact Kathy Davies, Associate Director, Greenblatt Library, at For questions regarding exhibits, contact Jennifer Davis, Scholarship and Data Librarian, at


Supported by Augusta University’s Office of Senior Vice President of Research and the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health (NIH), under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012340 with the University of Maryland, Health Sciences and Human Services Library. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.


The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Nurses: The Augusta University Division of Professional and Community Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation. 4.00 Contact hours.


This activity includes 4.00 hours of instruction and attendance at the entire activity is approved by Augusta University for .40 Continuing Education Unit. One Continuing Education Unit (CEU) equals ten contact hours of participation in organized continuing education classes and/or training conducted by a qualified instructor.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA credit.