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Konstantina (Dina) Matsoukas : Profile - Konstantina (Dina) Matsoukas, Reference Services

Dina's Responsibilities

As part of the Library’s reference and instruction team, I provide literature search assistance to the MSKCC community and teach scholarly research skills. I also serve as the Clinical Medical Librarian for the Psychiatry Service and the Gastric and Mixed Tumor Service.  

Dina's Office Hours


8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday and Thursday
9:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Tuesday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Wednesday
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Friday

Please call 212-639-7439/email to schedule an appointment for a research consultation, search strategy guidance, or collaborative projects.

About Dina

Education:

 

  • Master of Library and Information Science, McGill University
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (Molecular and Developmental Genetics), McGill University

 

Affiliations:

 

 

Selected Publications/Presentations:

 

 

  • Meret A, Matsoukas K, Ispahany N, Chilov M, Saroyan JM. Library Support of an Academic Medical Center’s Newly-Established Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship: A Case Study. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Seattle, WA, May 18-23, 2012.

 

 

  • Matsoukas K, Chilov M, Ispahany N, Meret A, Oliver J. Micro Doses of Library Research Training Pushed to Medical Students in Clerkship Program. (Poster session) Proceedings, 110th Annual Meeting Medical Library Association, Inc. Washington, DC May 21–26, 2010. J Med Libr Assoc. 2011 January; 99(1): E1–E45.

 

 

  • Hyun S; Currie L; Matsoukas K; Oliver J; Joyce M; Patel S; Bakken S. Usability Assessment of Web-based Resources for Depression Management. (Poster session) American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium, San Francisco, CA, November 17, 2009.

 

  • Wells E, Ascher MT, Chen J, Matsoukas K, McIntyre M, Regenberg P, Sostack M, Stuart J, Winterfeldt L. Charting Our Course: Using an Online Survey to Build a Strategic Plan. (Poster session) “3 by the Sea” Medical Library Association TriChapter Conference, Atlantic City, October 5-8, 2009.

 

  • Matsoukas K, Hyun S, Joyce MP, Oliver J, Patel S, Currie L. Comparison of Librarian and Advanced Practice Nurse Ratings of Depression Websites Using an Adapted Health Information Website Evaluation Tool. (Poster session) Proceedings, 109th Annual Meeting Medical Library Association, Inc. Honolulu, HI May 15–20, 2009. J Med Libr Assoc. 2010 January; 98(1): E-1–E-39.

 

  • Oliver JT, Matsoukas K, Hyun S, Joyce MP, Patel S. Velez O, Yen P-Y and Currie L. What is "Quality"?: A Systematic Review of Criteria from Existing Resource Evaluation Instruments. (Poster session) Proceedings, 109th Annual Meeting Medical Library Association, Inc. Honolulu, HI May 15–20, 2009. J Med Libr Assoc. 2010 January; 98(1): E-1–E-39.

 

  • Cheng H, Wyer P, Matsoukas K, Granieri E. Innovative Geriatrics Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) Curriculum in a First Year Medicine Rotation.(Poster session) 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society, Chicago, IL, April 29-May 2, 2009.

 

 

 

 

  • Ispahany, N, Torraca, K, Chilov, M, Allen,T, Matsoukas, K. and Zimbler, E. Library Toolkit: Pathophysiology–Dentistry. (Poster session) Proceedings of the 106th annual meeting of the Medical Library Association, Phoenix, AZ, May 19–24, 2006. J Med Libr Assoc. 2007 January; 95(1): e10–e47.

 

 

  • Torraca, K, Matsoukas, K, Chilov, M, Allen, T, Ispahany, N. and Zimbler, E. Updating Reference Services Statistics Collection Techniques for the 21st Century. (Poster session) Proceedings of the 105th Annual Meeting Medical Library Association, San Antonio, Texas, May 14–19, 2005. J Med Libr Assoc. 2006 January; 94(1): e1–e34.

 

  • Chilov, M. and Matsoukas, K. Library Support of an Academic Medical Center’s Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC): Pilot Study Findings. (Poster session) Annual Meeting of the NY/NJ Chapter of the Medical Library Association, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, October 4, 2004.

 


 Research Interests:

  • Evaluating Information Resources
  • Teaching/Learning Comprehensive Literature Searching
    • Animal Alternatives
    • Evidence Based Practice
    • Public Health (what works, what doesn’t)
    • Systematic Review Search Methodology
    • Thesis/Dissertation/Grant Literature Reviews 
  • Understanding/Translating Information Needs

 

 

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Mobile: 646-421-9065
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