Medical Library Association
Medical Library Association/Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS)
Medical Library Association/Mid-Atlantic Chapter (MAC/MLA)
Column editor, In Our Toolkit, Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS) Newsletter
Editorial board, Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS) Newsletter
MLA Research and Evidence-Based Practice Curriculum Committee
I am a cisgender white woman from a middle class background, and these privileges impact how I experience the world. I strive to be inclusive in my teaching, and I am learning to think critically about my privileges, assumptions, and implicit biases so I can better understand and support the needs of students, faculty, and staff.
I have undergone SafeZone, Mental Health First Aid, and Haven training at UNC to help me better provide support for LGBTQIA+ individuals, people developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis, and those who have experienced sexual assault, interpersonal violence, and/or stalking. To learn about resources to support you at UNC or to sign up for these trainings, visit safe.unc.edu or the School of Social Work's Mental Health First Aid website.
I am a librarian who helps clinical teams find the best resources to inform their clinical policies and practices. As a kid, I wanted to be a detective because I loved finding evidence and solving mysteries, and in college, I learned I had a gift for helping others find articles for their papers, projects, and work. Now I am here to help you find evidence to answer questions about clinical care!
I support clinical groups by performing searches and providing lists of relevant articles, building search strategies, designing and running systematic reviews, and teaching people how to search- just contact me and let me know what you need help with!
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Evans, C. S., Arthur, R., Kane, M., Omofoye, F., Chung, A. E., Moreton, E., & Moore, C. (2022). Incidental Radiology Findings on Computed Tomography Studies in Emergency Department Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Annals of Emergency Medicine. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2022.03.027
Pathak, S., Blanchard, C. M., Moreton, E., & Urick, B. Y. (2021). A Systematic Review of the Effect of Telepharmacy Services in the Community Pharmacy Setting on Care Quality and Patient Safety. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved, 32(2), 737–750. https://doi.org/10.1353/hpu.2021.0102
Waldrop, J., Baker, M., Salomon, R., & Moreton, E. (2021). Parenting Interventions and Secondary Outcomes Related to Maternal Mental Health: A Systematic Review. Maternal and child health journal, 25(6), 870–880. doi:10.1007/s10995-021-03130-6
Zerden, L. D. S., Zomorodi, M., Haley, J., McCall, R., Moreton, B., & Richardson, L. (2019). Teaching Note–An Interprofessional Book Club: Bringing Together Social Work and Health Affairs Students. Journal of Social Work Education, 1-7. doi: 10.1080/10437797.2019.1671277
Haley, J., McCall, R. C., Zomorodi, M., de Saxe Zerdan, L., Moreton, B., & Richardson, L. (2019). Interprofessional collaboration between health sciences librarians and health professions faculty to implement a book club discussion for incoming students. Journal of the Medical Library Association: JMLA, 107(3), 403. Available from PubMed Central and the Carolina Digital Repository
Moreton, E. & Conklin, J. (2018, Feb. 15). Technology- From Screaming to Screening: An Evaluation of Free Systematic Review Software. MLA News. https://www.mlanet.org/p/bl/ar/blogaid=1903
Toles, M., Colon-Emeric, C., Asafu-Adjei, J., Moreton, E., & Hanson, L. C. (2016). Transitional care of older adults in skilled nursing facilities: A systematic review. Geriatric Nursing. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2016.04.012
Moreton, E. (2015). Book Review: Your Child in the Hospital: A Practical Guide for Parents. Nursing & Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS) Newsletter, 35(3), 3.
Moreton, E. O. & Conklin, J. L. (2015). Closing the Loop on Nursing Library Instruction: Using Student Performance to Improve Outcomes. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 34(1), 113-121 9p. doi:10.1080/02763869.2015.986805
Conklin, J.L., & Moreton, E.O. (2015). Blurred Lines: Tying Recreational Reading to Research in an Academic Library. ACRL 2015 Proceedings. http://www.ala.org/acrl/files/conferences/confsandpreconfs/2015/Conklin_Moreton.pdf
Moreton, E. (2013) Embedding Information Literacy into Evidence-Based Practice. Nursing & Allied Health Resources Section (NAHRS) Newsletter, 33(2), 5-6. https://web.archive.org/web/20150914211728/http://nahrs.mlanet.org/home/images/newsletter/v33no22013.pdf
Hare, R.G., Jo, J., Moreton, E., Stamm, A., and Winter, D. (2011) Identifying and understanding valid sustainability information: The crossroads of evidence-based practice, science literacy, and information literacy. Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, (67). http://www.istl.org/11-fall/article2.html
Moreton, E.O., & Grigg, K. (2021). Transfer Student Success: Academic Library Outreach and Engagement. In Fawley, N., In Marshall, A., & Robison, M. Transfer student success: Academic library outreach and engagement. (pp. 133-142). American Library Association.
Moreton, E. & Conklin, J. (2017). From Novice to Nurse: Searching For Patient Care Information as Strategic Exploration. In: Godbey, S., Wainscott, S.B., & Goodman, X., ed(s). Disciplinary Applications of Information Literacy Threshold Concepts (pp. 289-301). Association of College and Research Libraries. https://doi.org/10.17615/9wba-d478. Available from the Carolina Digital Repository
“Seeing our Open Access (OA) options: A comparison of full text finders” Paper presentation with Jamie Conklin and Adam Dodd, Medical Library Association conference, Portland OR (virtual), August 2020 Research Award: Honorable Mention
“Harness the Power of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Change the Way You Approach Large, Complex Research Questions” Immersion session with Michelle Cawley, Rebecca Carlson, Jamie Conklin, & Jennifer Walker, Medical Library Association conference, Chicago IL, 7 May 2019
“The Impact of Covidence on Systematic Review Projects: Enabling Peak Performance for Researchers and Students” Paper presentation with Jamie Conklin, Medical Library Association conference, Chicago IL, 6 May 2019
“Automating the Systematic Review Process: A Bibliometric Analysis” Poster presentation with Adam Dodd, Medical Library Association conference, Chicago IL, 6 May 2019
"Minor Splash or Major Surge? Assessing the Impact of an Institutional License to Covidence" Paper presentation with Jamie Conklin, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) Annual Meeting, Ocean City MD, 29 Oct. 2018 Research Award: First Place
"Artificial intelligence in systematic reviews: Uncharted waters for librarians" Paper presentation, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) Annual Meeting, Ocean City MD, 29 Oct. 2018 Research Award: Honorable Mention
"From screaming to screening: An evaluation of free systematic review software" Poster presentation, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) Annual Meeting, Staunton VA, 23 Oct. 2017 Research Award: Runner-up
" "Burnout, Professional"[MeSH]: A study on medical librarian burnout." Paper presentation with Megan Fratta, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) Annual Meeting, Staunton VA, 23 Oct. 2017 Research Award: Honorable Mention
"MedSpeak of the Devil: Facing Fears of Medical Terminology through Educational Strategies" Paper presentation, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association (MAC/MLA) Annual Meeting, Staunton VA, 23 Oct. 2017
“Grant Workshop FYI: Fund Your Ideas” Workshop presentation with Jamie Conklin, Illinois Library Association conference, Springfield IL, 16 Oct. 2014
“Building a better instruction session: Can student performance tell us how?” Poster presentation with Jamie Conklin, Medical Library Association conference, Chicago IL, 18 May 2014
“Quick fix: Using Six Sigma tools to improve your library” Lightning Round presentation, Medical Library Association Midwest Chapter conference, East Peoria IL, 8 Oct. 2013
“Downstream from the hospital to the library: Using a quality improvement program for library effectiveness” Paper presentation with Jamie Conklin, Medical Library Association Midwest Chapter conference, East Peoria IL, 7 Oct. 2013 Research Award: Runner-up
“Over the river... But are they through the woods? Using students’ classwork to improve library instruction” Poster presentation with Jamie Conklin, Medical Library Association Midwest Chapter conference, East Peoria IL, 7 Oct. 2013
“Looking back to move forward: using student performance to assess instructional effectiveness” Paper presentation with Jamie Conklin, Evidence-Based Library and Information Practice conference, Saskatoon SK, 17 July 2013
“Black Belt Librarian: Using Six-Sigma to Get Your Library Back in Business” Poster presentation with Jamie Conklin, ACRL conference, Indianapolis IN, 12 April 2013
“Testing the Soil: Benchmarking the Information Literacy Skills of Nursing Students Performing Evidence-Based Research” Poster presentation, Medical Library Association Midwest Chapter conference, Rochester MN, 8 Oct. 2012 Research Award: Runner-up
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