Senior Liaison Librarian Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences
Raechel Damarell is the Senior Liaison Librarian for the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences and Research Librarian and Adjunct Academic in the School of Health Sciences. Raechel provides specialised, tailored library support to academic staff and researchers in the Faculty, including assistance with systematic review searching. She also teaches evidence-based practice principles and search technique to students in Medicine, Medical Science, Public Health and Allied Health programs at the University.
Raechel was previously a Research Fellow with the Australian Knowledge Network in palliative care (CareSearch) and an Investigator with the specialist research group Flinders Filters. Her research work has included major bibliometric projects with Cancer Council Australia, EviQ (Cancer Institute of NSW), the Lowitja Institute, PHCRIS, and Sexual Health & Family Planning Australia (SH&FPA).
She is currently working on knowledge translation projects for the Centre for Research Excellence in End of Life Care.
BA, Grad Dip Info Stud, AALIA, A.Mus.A.
Anne Harrison Award 2016 (ALIA Health Libraries Australia)
Evidence Based Medicine/Practice (EBM and EBP), health database searching, systematic review methodology, critical appraisal.
Tieman JJ, Damarell R. What are search filters and how and why do I use them? [Poster] Palliative Care Nurses Conference, 2012 Dec 10-11; Melbourne, Australia.
Damarell R, Tieman JJ, Olver I, Currow DC. Lung cancer search filters: Connecting to the evidence. [Poster] Clinical Oncological Society Australia, 38th Annual Scientific Meeting, 2011 Nov 15-17; Perth, Australia.
Damarell R, Tieman JJ. Text analysis tools for information retrieval. [Workshop] 19th Cochrane Colloquium, 2011 Oct 19-22; Madrid, Spain.
Damarell R, Tieman J, Sladek R, Davidson P. The CareSearch Heart Failure Filter and PubMed Topic Searches. Australian Palliative Care Conference, 2011 30 Aug-2 Sep; Cairns, Australia.
|Phone:||+61 8 72218887|
|Location:||Medical Library (Rehab, FMC 4W330)|
|Postal address:||GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia|
To make an appointment with Raechel, please go to http://flinders.libcal.com/appointment/6837