Paola Durando

Health Sciences Librarian

Distinguished Member, Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP)

Health Sciences Information Literacy
Evidence-Informed Practice
Access to Scholarly Information in Developing Countries

 

M.L.S., University of British Columbia (1985)
B.A., University of British Columbia (1983)

  • Chair, Scholarship Committee, Upstate New York & Ontario Chapter of the Medical Library Association, 2017
  • Canadian Member-at-Large, Upstate New York & Ontario Chapter of the Medical Library Association, 2014-17
  • Co-Chair, UNYOC/OVHLA 2012 Joint Conference
  • Executive Member, Queen's University Faculty Association, 2010-12
  • Poster Chair, Program Committee Member, Volunteer Coordinator, CHLA/ABSC 2010 Conference

Berish, F., Durando, P., Halliday, S., & Ross-White, A. (2016, May). Snowed under: geospatial data literacy for health students. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Medical Library Association/Canadian Health Libraries Association/International Clinical Librarians, Toronto. http://hdl.handle.net/1974/14373

Durando, P., Maranda, S., Mosammat, M. (2015, June).  Capacity-building in a Bangladeshi allied health library. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association Annual Conference, Vancouver. http://hdl.handle.net/1974/15177

Durando, P. (2010, October). The librarian is in: consultations for formative assessment of students’ search strategies. Paper presented at the meeting of the Upstate New York & Ontario Chapter of the Medical Library Association, Syracuse, NY.

Maranda, S., Durando, P., Scott, L., & Thomas, M. (2008, August). In defense of librarian-mediated searching: a skill that supports evidence-based research and practice. Paper presented at the World Library & Information Congress: 75th International Federation of Library Associations & Institutions General Conference and Assembly, Quebec City. http://hdl.handle.net/1974/1235

Arellano, R., & Durando, P.  (2007, October). Do heparin-bonded circuits reduce blood transfusion? How to identify and appraise the available evidence. Paper presented at the meeting of the Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion, Quebec City.

 

Paola Durando's publications on ORCID iD

Contact

Bracken Health Sciences Library, Botterell Hall
Room 134
(613) 533-6000 x74733