As Coordinator of Liaison Librarian Services within the Taubman Health Sciences Library(THL), I work with the THL Liaisons to build partnerships and collaborations in meeting the educational, research, and clinical information needs of the academic health sciences schools (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and public health), the research programs in bioinformatics and clinical translational science, and the University of Michigan Health System.
Additionally I am the the liaison librarian for the School of Nursing and UMHS Nursing. My expertise is in evidence-based research instruction, guidelines and systematic review database searching, and health statistics.
Degrees: B.S. in Biology/Sociology, Adrian College; A.M.L.S., University of Michigan
Professional Associations: Michigan Health Sciences Libraries Association (MHSLA); Medical Library Association (MLA); Midwest Chapter/MLA; and Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS) of MLA.
Previous positions: InfoPoint Reference Services Coordinator, UM Health Sciences Libraries; Administrative Associate, UM Public Health Library & Informatics; Reference Librarian, UM Public Health Library; Reference Librarian, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital (Ann Arbor) Medical Library