Fact of Fiction: How to Find Accurate Health Information Online Free Event at Cottage Hospital
SANTA BARBARA – Do you know how to find accurate health information online? When a Google search for heart attack produces 658 million results, which sites can you trust to provide reliable information?
Medical librarians from Cottage Health can help you find trusted answers. Attend the free “Fact or Fiction” event on Thursday, October 10, at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Amphitheatre. Cottage Health medical librarians Brittany Haliani, M.L.S., AHIP, and Heather Stevens, M.L.I.S, will lead a presentation to offer tips on doing online research, followed by a question and answer session.
“There is so much health information available on the Internet. Our event is designed to help the public learn about the most reputable sources,” said Ms. Haliani, manager of library services at Cottage Health.
The event is free, with free valet parking. Light refreshments will be served. To RSVP, please call toll-free 1-888-999-8262.
Fact or Fiction: How to Find Accurate Health Information Online
Presented by Cottage Health Medical Librarians:
Brittany Haliani, M.L.S., AHIP and Heather Stevens, M.L.I.S
Thursday, October 10, 2019
5 – 6:30 pm
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Amphitheatre
400 W. Pueblo Street, Santa Barbara