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Judy M Spak, MLS

Head of Academic Research and Education

Contact Information

Judy M Spak, MLS

Mailing Address

  • Cushing/Whitney Medical Library

    333 Cedar Street, P.O. Box 208014

    New Haven, CT 06520

    United States

Research Summary

My research areas include the role of information professionals in competency-based undergraduate medical education, health professions education scholarship, and librarian methodological search expertise in systematic reviews and other evidence syntheses.

Extensive Research Description

I provide training for faculty, trainees, and staff on issues related to health professions education scholarship and collaborate with researchers on these projects. I also teach at the national and local level as part of the AAMC Medical Education Research Certificate (MERC) program.


Research Interests

Competency-Based Education; Education, Medical, Continuing; Education, Medical, Graduate; Education, Medical, Undergraduate; Systematic Review; Systematic Reviews as Topic

Selected Publications