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The Graduate Health & Life Sciences Research Library at Georgetown University Medical Center

Current Awareness

This guide will provide a variety of tools for staying current in different health sciences fields.


Enter the STAT!Ref app and swipe left to see the complete information available and to create alerts: 

There are two different types of alerts available: Evidence Alerts and Medical News Feed.

Evidence Alerts filters



STAT!Ref app Evidence Alert

In Evidence Alerts filters, select various disciplines, populations, and categories within three main subject headings; Medicine, Nursing, and Rehab:

When finished, select Back, and select Send me push notifications for new articles in order to see the new alerts.




















Medical News Feeds



STAT!Ref App Medical news feed

First, select Medical News Feeds. Then, select Tap Here to Configure Filters in order to begin the process of configuring filters. Select anything from the A-Z list. There aren't any particular categories.

Once complete, select the Back button to see the new alerts.