Category: VHL


Guyana Virtual Health Library – Online training Session

Objective: Training for the Guyana Virtual Health Library. The specific objectives are: VHL model – components, how to implement, governance VHL Network – mapping competences, capacity needs, updating library information, about the MedCarib network and English Caribbean VHL VHL Guyana – strategy to develop the Portal, map content and information sources in Guyana     […]

Caribbean Virtual Health Library initiative – moving forward

Objective: Meeting with MedCarib network to discuss Caribbean Virtual Health Library initiative and next steps to implement. November 9th, 2021.     2pm-4pm (Sao Paulo time).     Agenda:  



(18-19 Nov) BIREME presents “VHL: a Caribbean integration effort” as proposal for the development of a VHL Instance for the English Caribbean, as a strategy for integrating efforts and information resources, prioritizing to facilitate the access to scientific and technical information for professionals, researchers, students and decision makers interested in, acting on, or making decisions on health area in the […]

Nursing VHL: a reference for Primary Health Care

The Brazilian Network of Nursing Virtual Health Library (VHL), represented by over 30 professionals from 13 universities, as well as the Associação Brasileira de Enfermagem (ABEn – Brazilian Nursing Association), the Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES – Coordination of Improvement of Higher Level Personnel) and BIREME/PAHO/WHO, met this year on May 2-4 at the premises […]