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2018 Individual Awards and Achievements

Congratulations to everyone on their contributions to the health library profession.  

Awards and Designations

Sandra Kendall (Sinai)

CHLA Hospital Librarian of the Year

Glyneva Bradley-Ridout (St. Mike's)

JCHLA Student Paper Prize for “Preferred by not Required: Examining Research Data Management Roles in Health Science Librarian Positions

Mary McDiarmid (Ontario Shores)

Mental Health Lending Library Service: From Our Door to Your Door.  Accepted as HSO Leading Practice.

Published works

Sarah Bonato (CAMH)

Searching the Grey Literature: A handbook for searching reports, working papers and other unpublished research. Rowan and Littlefield Publishers, 2018

Dewa CS Loong D, Trujillo A, Bonato S. Evidence for the effectiveness of police-based pre-booking diversion programs indecriminalizing mental illness: A systematic literature review. PLoS One. 2018 Jun 19;13.

Mammen G , Rueda, Roerecke M , Bonato S  , Lev-Ran S, Rehm J.  Association of Cannabis With Long-Term Clinical Symptoms in Anxiety and Mood Disorders: A Systematic Review of Prospective Studies. .J Clin Psychiatry. 2018 Jun 5;79(4). 

Natalia Tukhareli (CMCC) Tukhareli, N. (2018). Read to Connect: Reading to combat loneliness and promote resilience. In S. McNicol & L. Brewster (Eds.), Bibliotherapy (pp. 77-92). London, UK: Facet Publishing.

Carolyn Higgins (HQO)

Corinne Holubowich (HQO)

Glanville J, Higgins C, Holubowich C, Spijker R, Ormstad SS, Fitzgerald A. Diagnostic accuracy. In: Summarized Research in Information Retrieval for HTA.

Marina Englesakis (UHN)

Nicholls JL, Azam MA, Burns LE, Englesakis M, Weinrib AA, Katz J, Clarke H. Psychological treatments for the management of postsurgical pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Patient Related Outcome measures. 2018;9:49-64.  

Aoyama H, Pettenuzzo T, Aoyama K, Pinto R, Englesakis M, Fan E. Association of Driving Pressure With Mortality Among Ventilated Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Critical Care Medicine. 2018;46(2):300-6. 

Naz Torabi (St. Mike's)

Campbell, S. M., Hatch, K., & Torabi, N. (2018). Identifying Research Support Needs of Members of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Journal de l'Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada, 39(1), 3-15.

Ani Orchanian-Cheff (UHN)

Koutsokera, A., Levy, L., Pal, P., Orchanian-Cheff, A., & Martinu, T. (2018). Acute Cellular Rejection: Is It Still Relevant? Semin Respir Crit Care Med, 39(2), 181-198.

Lapointe-Shaw, L., Bouck, Z., Howell, N. A., Lange, T., Orchanian-Cheff, A., Austin, P. C., . . . Bell, C. M. (2018). Mediation analysis with a time-to-event outcome: a review of use and reporting in healthcare research. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 18(1), 118.

Koutsokera, A., Varughese, R. A., Sykes, J., Orchanian-Cheff, A., Shah, P. S., Chaparro, C., . . . Stephenson, A. L. (2018). Pre-transplant factors associated with mortality after lung transplantation in cystic fibrosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Cystic Fibrosis

Jessica Babineau (UHN)

Bethell J, Commisso E, Rostad HM, Puts M, Babineau J, Grinbergs-Saull A, Wighton MB, Hammel J, Doyle E, Nadeau S, McGilton KS. Patient engagement in research related to dementia: A scoping review. Dementia (London). 2018 Nov;17(8):944-975. 

Francisco CO, Bhatawadekar SA, Babineau J, Reid WD, Yadollahi A. Effects of physical exercise training on nocturnal symptoms in asthma: Systematic review. PLoS One. 2018 Oct 22;13(10).

Ahmed S, Singh D, Khattab S, Babineau J, Kumbhare D. The Effects of Diet on the Proportion of Intramuscular Fat in Human Muscle: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Front Nutr. 2018 Feb 20;5:7. 

Furlan, A., B. Vrkljan, H. H. Abbas, J. Babineau, J. Campos, S. Haghzare, T. Kajaks, M. Tiong, M. Vo and M. Lavalliere (2018). The Impact of Advanced Vehicle Technologies on Older Driver Safety: A Scoping Review of Subjective Outcomes. Adjunct Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications. Toronto, ON, Canada, ACM: 186-191.

Babineau, J., J. Zhao, R. Dubin, P. Taenzer, J. F. Flannery and A. D. Furlan (2018). The Embedded Librarian in a Telehealth Continuing Medical Education ProgramJournal of Hospital Librarianship 18(1): 1-14.

Shant Alajajian (Peel)

Optimizing the Identification of Grey Literature.  Rapid Review.

Carolyn Ziegler (St. Mike's)

Kryszajtys DT, Hahmann TE, Schuler A, Hamilton-Wright S, Ziegler CP, Matheson FI. Problem Gambling and Delinquent Behaviours Among Adolescents: A Scoping Review. J Gambl Stud. 2018 Feb 22.

Matheson FI, Sztainert T, Lakman Y, Steele SJ, Ziegler CP, Ferentzy P. Prevention and treatment of problem gambling among older adults: a scoping review. J Gambl Iss. 2018;(39).

Mary McDiarmid (Ontario Shores)

McDiarmid, M. and M. Lam (2018). "Librarian support for researchers in Ontario hospitals." JCHLA/JABSC 39: 21-27.

Sandy Iverson (St. Mike's)

Clar M, Drouin É, Iverson S. Dare to dream: promoting Indigenous children's interest in health professions through book collections. JCHLA/JABSC. 2018;39(2):28-55.

David Lightfoot (St. Mike's)

Alnasser S, Lee D, Austin PC, Labos C, Osten M, Lightfoot DT, et al. Long term outcomes among adults post transcatheter atrial septal defect closure: systematic review and meta-analysis. Int J Cardiol. 2018;270:126-32. 

Lindsay PJ, Rohailla S, Taggart LR, Lightfoot D, Havey T, Daneman N, et al. Antimicrobial stewardship and intensive care unit (ICU) mortality: a systematic review. Clin Infect Dis. 2018.

Kent Murnaghan (CMCC)

Bourgaize S, Janjua I, Murnaghan K, Mior S, Srbely J, Newton G. Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome: Two sides of the same coin? A scoping review to determine the lexicon of the current diagnostic criteria. Musculoskeletal Care. 2018 Oct 23.

Lemeunier N, Jeoun EB, Suri M, Tuff T, Shearer H, Mior S, Wong JJ, da Silva-Oolup S, Torres P, D’Silva C, Stern P, Yu H, Millan M, Sutton D, Murnaghan K & Cȏté P. Reliability and validity of clinical tests to assess posture, pain location, and cervical spine mobility in adults with neck pain and its associated disorders: Part 4. A systematic review from the cervical assessment and diagnosis research evaluation (CADRE) collaboration. Musculoskeletal Sci Pract [Internet]. 2018 Sep 25 [cited 2018 Nov 2]

Conference presentations, papers and posters

Juanita Richardson (Michener)

Juanita Richardson, Kimberley Silk, Dr. Ann Russell. Designing best and emerging practices in research management : A survey of health education institutions

Presented at 2018 OLA Super Conference

Juanita Richardson (Michener)

Sharon Bailey (CAMH)

Juanita Richardson (Michener), Mandy Lowe, Sharon Bailey (CAMH)Collaborating outside the box: How fearless librarians can play a key role as partners in interprofessional research.  Presented at 2018 OLA Super Conference

Sarah Bonato (CAMH)

Sarah Bonato, Katie Holmes.  Results of a hospital eBook survey examining users’ preferences.  Presented at 2018 OLA Super Conference.

Kimberley Aslett 


Kimberley Aslett, Erika Provenzano.  Drawing in uncharted territory: Collaborating to meet clients beyond the special library doors.  Presented at OLA Super Conference.

Jeanna Hough (Halton)

Understanding Value and Impact in a Small Specialized Library

Continuing education session conducted at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Sharon Bailey, Terry Rodak


Recovery-oriented Collection Development: Results of a Qualitative Study on Mental Health Information Needs in a Patient Library. Paper presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Sandra Iverson,

Zack Osborne

(St. Mike's)

Library as Space: Rant ‘n Roar Old School (How People Really Use Hospital Library Spaces. Paper presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference and MLA UNYOC Annual Conference 2018

Tim Tripp (UHN)

Sharon Bailey (CAMH)

Jessica Babineau (UHN)

ECHO HIP: Phase 1: A Needs Assessment for Continuing Professional Education for Health Information Professionals. Paper presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Daphne Horn (Sinai)

Engaging Learners: Interactive Ideas for Teaching Health Literacy and  

Patient Library Collaborations.  Posters presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Tonya Mahar (Baycrest)

ATLAS: Advancing Teamwork for Library Accessible Services- A Communication Training Program for Library Volunteers. Poster presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Sandra Kendall

Michelle Ryu

Chris Walsh



A Practical Toolkit for Clinicians to Locate Best Evidence.  Poster presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.


Naz Torabi (St. Mike's)

Expanding the Role of the Librarian as Knowledge Synthesis Methodologist: A Case Study in Teaching Rayyan. Poster presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Alissa Epworth


Non-Traditional Library Instruction: St. Michael’s Hospital Health Sciences Library (HSL) Excel Training Program. Poster presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Sandy Iverson 

(St. Mikes) 

Quiet Down at the Library: Promoting the Library as a Place/Source of Wellness. Poster presented at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference and MLA UNYOC Annual Conference 2018

Jessica Hanley

Kaitlin Fuller (UTL)

Daphne Horn (Sinai)

A Few of Many: The Experience of Two Librarians Supporting Instruction Within a Large Collaborative Working Group. Lightning talk at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Collaboration by the numbers: How many librarians does it take to teach a medical student?  Poster.  CHLA conference, Newfoundland. June 2018.

Carolyn Ziegler (St. Mike's)

A Collaboration in EBM Library Services at a Swiss University. Lightning talk at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Zack Osborne (St. Mike's)

Info Bites: Experimenting with Informal and Conversational One-Off Instruction (With Snacks!) Lightning talk at CHLA/ABSC 2018 Annual Conference.

Zack Osborne (St. Mike's)

Caleb Nault (UHN)

Embedding Transgender Health Information into Hospital Library Resource Guides.  Lightning Talk, OCULA Spring Conference 2018.

Hannah Loshak (CEP)

Applying Logic Models for Comprehensive Assessment.  Paper presented at SLA Toronto.

Fiona Inglis (CAMH)

Sharon Bailey (CAMH)

Terri Rodak (CAMH)

Demonopolizing mental health and addictions knowledge for clinicians in underserved communities.  Presentation at SALIS/AMHL 2018


Sharon Bailey (CAMH)

Second Career Librarians: Transforming Previous Career Experiences into Librarianship Gold! Tips from First Hand and Leadership Perspectives. Panel Member at MLA 2018 Conference.

Recovery-oriented collection development: Results of a qualitative study on mental health information needs in a patient library. Poster at 2018 MLA Conference.

Minakshi Sharma (TPH)

Supporting a Culture of Evidence-Informed Practice. Presentation at Toronto Public Health's Knowledge Exchange Forum, November 1, 2018.

Beata Pach (OAHPP)

Maria Aulicino (York Region)

Heather Kemp, Beata Pach, Maria Aulcino. K2A (Knowledge to Action) Library Edition. Presented at OlA Super Conference.

Beata Pach (OAHPP)

Collaborative quality assurance in literature searching for evidence-informed public health. Poster at 2018 Ontario  Public Health Convention (TOPHC).

Daphne Horn (Sinai)

Jonathan Gravel  MD, MSc, Maaike deVries MSc,  Daphne Horn MI, Shelley McLeod PhD(c), MSc, Catherine Varner MD, MSc.   A systematic review of the comparative efficacy of opioid analgesics for the management of acute pain in older adults in the emergency department (ED).  Poster for Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians Conference, Calgary, Alberta.  May 26-30, 2018.

Kristin Harris MD, Kellie E. Murphy MD, MSc, Daphne Horn MI, Jay MacGillivray RM, Mark H. Yudin MD, MSc. Safety of Cabergoline in Reproductive Aged Women for Postpartum Lactation Inhibition: A Systematic Review.  Poster for Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology's 35th Annual Research Day. May 11, 2018.

Kristin Harris MD, Kellie E. Murphy MD, MSc, Daphne Horn MI, Jay MacGillivray RM, Mark H. Yudin MD, MSc.  A Systematic Review of Adverse Effects of Cabergoline in Women for Postpartum Lactation Inhibition or Suppression.  Poster for 27th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research, Vancouver BC.  April 26-29, 2018.

Poor health literacy is a problem in Canada! Learn ho to write and speak effectively. Presented at OLA with Katrina Grieve.