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Fall 2015 ACS Chemical Information Bulletin Released

The fall 2015 ACS Chemical Information Bulletin (vol. 67, no.3) is now available. The PDF version can be downloaded here: 
http://www.acscinf.org/PDF/CIB_67_3.pdf
 
The web version is available here:  http://bulletin.acscinf.org/node/776
 
Table of Contents:

Webinar: Net Neutrality on scholarly communications

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time: 11 am US/EDT
Title: Scholarship on the Open Road: The implications of Net Neutrality on scholarly communications
Speaker: Todd Carpenter

Slides (pdf)

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Slides from the SLA 2015 Chemistry Division programs now available!

Slides for the SLA 2015 Chemistry Division programs, including the bi-society symposium on Lab Safety Information (co-hosted by SLA-DCHE and ACS-CINF), have kindly agreed to share their slides on our DCHE website. Please find their slides at http://chemistry.sla.org/2015/slides-from-chemistry-division-sessions-at-sla-2015/ . The session descriptions etc.

CINF 2015 Elections - View candidate statements and proposed revised Bylaws

Positions:

NOTEThe candidate names are listed alphabetically by first name within each position.  

Chair-Elect (Chair-Elect 2016, Division Chair 2017, Past Chair 2018):

Secretary (Term 2016-2017):

Webinar: Trends in Data Sharing

Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Time: 11 am US/EDT
Title: Trends in Data Sharing
Speaker: Cathy Giffi

Slides (pdf) + Infographic (pdf)

 

Nominations sought for 2016 Herman Skolnik Award

Nomination sought for 2016 Herman Skolnik Award

The ACS Division of Chemical Information established the Herman Skolnik Award to recognize outstanding contributions to and achievements in the theory and practice of chemical information science. The Award is named in honor of the first recipient, Herman Skolnik.

Webinar: Altmetrics in Practice

Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Time: 11 am US/EDT
Title: Altmetrics in practice: How one university is using Altmetric data across campus
Speaker: Sara Rouhi and Scott Taylor

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Call for abstracts CINF symposium on innovations for clinical data

The Division of Chemical Information plans to hold a symposium on Innovations in Clinical Data Discovery and Use at the American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 16 - 20, 2015 in Boston, MA.  The theme of the meeting is “Innovation from Discovery to Application.”

We are seeking oral presentations about trends and innovations in the use of clinical data to advance health care research and practice.  Examples of presentations which would be of interest to include in this symposium are:

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