Benjamin Bryant, MLIS
Ochsner Medical Library
Boards & Beyond, published by McGraw-Hill, is a learning resource for medical students. Its purpose is to supplement classroom and textbook learning, and to help students prepare for the board exams they will take in medical school. For the purposes of writing this review, I was granted free trial access to Boards & Beyond.
Boards & Beyond is the brainchild and creation of Dr. Jason Ryan, a cardiologist and faculty member at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He has extensive experience in teaching, including having been chief resident, training interns at Harvard’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. At the University of Connecticut, his lectures were so popular that he began developing … read more
Skye Bickett, DHSc, MLIS, AHIP
Scientific Process and Research Manager
Editor’s note: This month, we are profiling Skye Bickett, who has served as a Librarian Selector for Doody’s Core Titles since 2011.
Where do you currently work and what is your position?
I work at the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) as the Scientific Process and … read more
A best-selling source of compact, authoritative guidance on the treatment of ocular disorders in a variety of settings, The Wills Eye Manual, 8th Edition, is the comprehensive, high-yield reference of choice for both trainees and seasoned practitioners. It provides highly illustrated information on more than 200 ophthalmic conditions along with proven clinical recommendations from initial diagnosis through extended treatment. The … read more
Only 2 years ago, mpox was considered an exotic Sub-Saharan disease. Today it is endemic in 106 countries. In our interconnected world, infectious diseases can spread with alarming unpredictability. Investment in research and education is crucial to safeguarding global health.
Use GIDEON®’s award-winning platform to:
- Detect the first case of imported disease and prevent outbreaks. … read more
More than a collection of cartoons, this book connects comics with fundamentals of health communication and discusses why the form can be uniquely effective for these purposes. Each chapter focuses on the use of graphic public health in the context of four specific goals: health literacy, risk communication, health promotion, and advocacy. Practical and purposeful, Graphic Public Health is a clarion call for the current era and an invaluable resource for public health professionals and advocates, scholars of comics and graphic studies, and fans of … read more
This is an update of a Publisher Profile we published in 2017. You can read the original profile here.
Since launching their first directory in 1981, Grey House Publishing has published over 200 titles, including countless annual and semi-annual directories and reference books. Grey House offers their … read more
Since our last profile in 2014, we’ve received a staggering 629 titles in Hematology/Oncology from 29 different publishers. Prices for these titles range from $6.00 to $550.00, with an average price of $142.84. Doody’s Core Titles 2023 features 24 Hematology/Oncology titles, including six Essential Purchase titles, such as Wintrobe’s Clinical … read more
Lori Peirson, MA, CCC-SLP
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Lori Peirson has been a reviewer for Doody’s Review Service since 2019. Speech, Language, and Hearing continues to be one of our largest growing specialties, and Lori has made a sizeable impact reviewing under our Speech, Language, and Hearing Review Group Chair, Dr. Matthew Rouse. Lori has reviewed 23 … read more