Benefits and Value of Joining The S.T.A.R. E3 Mobile Engagement Network

Membership Benefits

Engage on your Desktop  or on your Mobile Device

As a member of The S.T.A.R. E3 Mobile Engagement Network, you will become a member of a learning network who is looking to be well-informed and engaged on the health topics that are a priority and of interest to you.  You can become activated and engaged with other stakeholders of the same health interests.  The S.T.A.R. E3  Mobile Engagement Network is easy to access.  We are the gateway  to trusted health information from MedlinePlus and others trusted, reliable sources of health information.

By becoming a member, you will be able to:

 Create Your Persona:

  • Building Your Persona – it’s how you want to be identified and disclosed to others in the S.T.A.R. E3 Network Mobile Engagement Network.

Create Your Profile

  • Building Your Profile – it’s your demographic outline so that we can search for information that will stir your interest and keep you engaged; add a photo, too!  We will not ask for your personal health information.

Educational Resources

  • Engage with other S.T.A.R. E3 members on topics and information of shared interest.  You can make comments, send us “Your Thoughts”, and explore beyond The S.T.A.R. E3 Network. 

  • Our partners from The National Networks of Libraries of Medicine’s/Greater Midwest Region’s MedlinePlus links to online training sessions. We will be your “Gateway” to other resources through our links.  We will be adding information and resources daily.

  • Take a survey so that we can learn what’s important to you regarding engagement; and we will include that information, too.

  • Training Sessions: Links to free classes that, in some instances, will provide you with educational resources for certificates and continuing education.

Connect  and Engage Researchers

  • The S.T.A.R. E3 Mobile Engagement Network will partner with researchers who look to share their topics of research and research interests.  You can connect with them through The S.T.A.R. E3 Mobile Engagement Network/Researcher Showcase (Under Construction).

Connect with Advocates, Activists, and Stakeholders

  • The S.T.A.R. E3 Mobile Engagement Network has collaborated with numerous healthcare advocates, activists, and stakeholders who bring a diverse perspective on their healthcare topics of interest such as cancers, lupus, diabetes, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, heart disease, and more.  We also have topics of interest that are now linked from MedlinePlus such as personal medicine, cannabis, and more.  You can connect with them and learn how they’ve made their topics of interest their platforms for advocacy and activism.

Diversity, Diversity, and more Diversity
  • Most important, we aim to reach those who have had very little or no access to trust health information and engagement with others.