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

Dina's Responsibilities

Research Informationist III
Digital Informatics and Technology Solutions (DigITs)
Technology Division, MSK Library 

Research and consultation,
training and course development, surgery and psychiatry embedded librarian program, MSK Ethics Committee Member

Workshops Dina Teaches



EndNote for Systematic Reviews

Evaluating Journal Quality



Updating Scientific CVs

Click here to view latest training class schedule.

Dina's Office Hours

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

Note: Times listed above may vary.

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

About Dina


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


Selected Publications/Presentations:

  1. MSK:
  2. ORCID iD
  3. MSK Library Blog:
  4. Pre-MSK:
  • 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.

  • 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:

  • Information Retrieval
  • Evidence Synthesis
  • Evaluating Information Resources
  • Comprehensive/Systematic 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
  • Ethics



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