Martin Morris

Martin Morris
martin.morris [at] mcgill.ca 514-398-8140

Macdonald-Stewart Library Building
809 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C1


Subjects

  • Clinical & Health Informatics
  • Dentistry
  • Indigenous Health
  • Pathology

Liaison Librarian

I am responsible for the provision of a range of library and information services and collections to support teaching, learning and research taking place in the Faculty of Dentistry, and the Departments of Clinical & Health Informatics, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Experimental Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Indigenous Health, Medical Physics, Palliative Care and Pathology.

Librarian Office Hours at the Faculty of Dentistry

I offer weekly Office Hours at the Faculty of Dentistry. Please stop by if you have any questions where you think I can help.

  • Location: Faculty of Dentistry Room 541 (Oral Health & Society Conference Room)
  • Time: Every Thursday, 12 noon - 1 pm.
  • Don't forget, you can also contact me by martin.morris [at] mcgill.ca (email), or call me on 514 398 8140 if you prefer.

 

Education

  • MSc Library and Information Studies, Robert Gordon University, 2009
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry, University of Wales, 1992

 

Awards and Honours

 

Areas of Interest

  • Provision of library services to traditionally underserved communities
  • Librarian participation in research synthesis
  • Bibliometrics
  • Spread of innovations in library and information settings

 

Links

  • Selected presentations on Slideshare
  • Profile published in McGill Medicine Focus (Sept 2015, p.24)
  • Profile published in Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice (Fall 2014)
  • Short interview regarding my research interests at McGill Library Research Proust (Sept 2012)
  • I am a McGill Safer Spaces Ally.

 

Professional Activities and Memberships

 

Publications

LIBRARIANSHIP

Clairoux, N., Morris, M., & Brown, H. (2017). Academic dental librarianship in Canada: Taking stock, planning the future. Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Journal des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada. 38, 102-117. doi:10.29173/jchla/jabsc.v38i3.29344

Morris, M. (2017). Aidsmap.com: A comprehensive HIV/AIDS information resource. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet. 21, 402-409. doi:10.1080/15398285.2017.1377545

Hawkins, B., Morris, M., Nguyen, T., Siegel, J., & Vardell, E. (2017). Advancing the conversation: Next steps for LGBTQ health librarianship. Journal of the Medical Library Association. 105, 316-327. doi:10.5195/jmla.2017.206

Morris, M., Boruff, J. T., & Gore, G. (2016). Scoping reviews: Establishing the role of the librarian. Journal of the Medical Library Association. 104, 346-353. doi:10.3163/1536-5050.104.4.020

Morris, M., & Roberto, K. R. (2016). Information-seeking behaviour and information needs of LGBTQ health professionals: A follow-up study. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 33, 204-221. doi:10.1111/hir.12139

Morris, M., & Hawkins, B. (2016). Towards a new specialization in health librarianship: LGBTQ health.  Journal of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Journal des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada. 37, 20-23. doi:10.5596/c16-007

Gore, G., & Morris, M. (2014, February). Adobe ePub Books: How do they work? MLA News, 54(2)

 

KNOWLEDGE SYNTHESES

Furlini, L., Noushi, N., Castonguay, G., Feine, J., Bedos, C., de Souza, R., Esfandiari, S., Hovey, R., Macdonald, M. E., Morris, M., Nicolau, B., Power, F., & Allison, P. (in press). Dental student readiness to treat the underserved: A scoping review. Journal of Dental Education.

Elliott, A., Dubé, P-A., Cossette-Côté, A., Patakfalvi, L., Villeneuve, E., Morris, M., & Gosselin, S. (2017). Intraosseous administration of antidotes - A systematic review. Clinical Toxicology, 55, 1025-1054. doi:10.1080/15563650.2017.1337122

Steer, K., Stavnichuk, M., Morris, M., & Komarova, S. (2017). Bone health in patients with hematopoietic disorders of bone marrow origin: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 32(4), 731-742. doi:10.1002/jbmr.3026

Fung, A., Trabulsi, N., Morris, M., Garfinkle, R., Saleem, A., Wexner, S. D., Vasilevsky, C-A., & Boutros, M. (2017). Laparoscopic colorectal cancer resections in the obese: A meta-analysis. Surgical Endoscopy, 31(5), 2072-2088. doi:10.1007/s00464-016-5209-y

Gosselin, S., Høgberg, L. C. G., Hoffman, R. S., Graudins, A., Stork, C., Thomas, S. H. L., Stellpflug, S. J., Levine, M., Hayes, B. D., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A., Turgeon, A. F., Bailey, B., Chuang, R., Bania, T. C., Mégarbane, B., Bhalla, A., & Lavergne, V. (2016). Evidence-based recommendations on the use of intravenous emulsion therapy in poisoning. Clinical Toxicology, 54, 899-923. doi:10.1080/15563650.2016.1214275

Verma, V., Ramamoorthi, M., Morris, M., Siddiqui, F., & Esfandiari, S. (2016). The effect of phentolamine on reversing soft tissue anesthesia: An oral health technology assessment report. JDR Clinical & Translational Research. 1(2), 178-190. doi:10.1177/2380084416651225

Hayes, B. D., Gosselin, S., Calello, D. P., Nacca, N., Rollins, C., Abourbih, D., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A., Morais, J., & Lavergne, V. (2016). Systematic review on clinical adverse events reported with acute intravenous lipid emulsions. Clinical Toxicology, 54, 365-404. doi:10.3109/15563650.2016.1151528

Levine, M., Hoffman, R. S., Lavergne, V., Stork, C. M., Graudins, A., Chuang, R., Stellplflug, S. J., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A., & Gosselin, S. (2016).  Systematic review of the effect of intravenous lipid emulsion therapy for non-local anesthetic toxicity.  Clinical Toxicology, 54, 194-221. doi:10.3109/15563650.2015.1126286

Høgberg, L. C. G., Bania, T. C., Lavergne, V., Bailey, B., Turgeon, A. F., Thomas, S. H. L., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A., Mégarbane, B., Magber, S., & Gosselin, S. (2016). Systematic review of the effect of intravenous lipid emulsion therapy for local anesthetic toxicity. Clinical Toxicology, 54, 167-193. doi:10.3109/15563650.2015.1121270

Grunbaum, A. M., Gilfix, B. M., Hoffman, R. S., Lavergne, V., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A. M., & Gosselin, S. (2015). Review of the effect of intravenous lipid emulsion on laboratory analyses. Clinical Toxicology, 54, 92-102. doi:10.3109/15563650.2015.1115515

Gosselin, S., Morris, M., Miller-Nesbitt, A., Hoffman, R. S., Hayes, B. D., Turgeon, A. F., ... Lavergne, V. (2015).  Methodology for AACT evidence-based recommendations on the use of lipid emulsion therapy in poisoning. Clinical Toxicology, 53, 557-564. doi:10.3109/15563650.2015.1052498

 

Presentations

LIBRARIANSHIP

Morris, M., Saunders, D., & Iantaffi, A. (2017, August). Intersectional and intermodal: Making sexual health information accessible to LGBTQ+ Deaf people. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations, Wrocław, Poland.

Trolliet-Martial, S., & Morris, M. (2017, May). Measuring the effectiveness of a pre-consult subject guide. Paper presented at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada, Edmonton, AB.

Morris, M., & Siegel, J. (2017, May). Academic librarians and their LGBTQ+ Patrons. Poster session presented at the meeting of ACRL New England, Burlington, VT. doi:10.13140/RG.2.2.24354.63685

Trolliet-Martial, S., Gore, G., & Morris, M. (2016, November). Un guide en ligne à consulter par l'étudiant avant l'entrevue de référence. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Congrès des professionnels de l’information (CPI), Montréal, QC. doi:10.13140/RG.2.2.21467.98081

Hawkins, B., Morris, M., Nguyen, T., Vardell, E., Siegel, J., & Dyck, D. R. (2016, May). Creating a needed dialogue: A discussion about LGBTQ health librarianship in 2016. Symposium conducted at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada and the Medical Library Association, Toronto, ON.

Freund, L., Hawkins, B., & Morris, M. (2016, May). Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning (LGBTQ) people, health information seeking, and the role of health librarians: A scoping review. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada and the Medical Library Association, Toronto, ON. doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.1244.2482

Seal, L., Morris, M., & Torabi, N. (2016, April). Benchmarking and evaluation of a dentistry collection using OCLC Collection Evaluation. Poster session presented at the meeting of the 14th Concordia University Libraries Research Forum, Montreal, QC.  doi:10.13140/RG.2.1.3467.3040

Morris, M. (2016, January). Books and Bullets: Librarians Working to Increase Health Information in the Developing World.  Paper presented at the meeting of the Association des bibliothèques de la santé affiliées à l'Université de Montréal/McGill University Affiliated Health Libraries, Montréal, QC.

Morris, M., Booth, A., Boden, A., Adamczyk, A., Ambriz, L., Billman, B. L.,  Clark, E., Engwall, K., Johnson, R., Miller-Nesbitt, A., & Woznica, A. (2015, August). Learning by doing: Increasing librarian and institutional capacity for research through a collaborative international systematic review action learning set. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations, Cape Town, South Africa.

Miller-Nesbitt, A., Boden, C., Adamczyk, A., Ambriz, L., Billman, B. L., Booth, A., Clark, E., Engwall, K., Johnson, R., Morris, M., & Woznica, A. (2015, May). Applying ‘best fit’ frameworks to systematic review data extraction. Paper presented at the meeting of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries, Paris, France.

Boden, C., Adamczyk, A., Ambriz, L., Billman, B. L., Booth, A., Clark, E., Engwall, K., Johnson, R., Miller-Nesbitt, A., Morris, M.,, & Woznica, A. (2015, May). Librarian knowledge and skills of tools for visualizing, mining and managing large and complex research data: A systematic review. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Medical Library Association, Austin, TX.

Morris, M., & Gore, G. (2015, April). Quality time: health librarians and critical appraisal. Paper presented at the meeting of the 13th Concordia University Libraries Research Forum, Montreal, QC.

Morris, M., & Roberto, K. R. (2014, August) Information needs of LGBTQ health professionals: New data to inform inclusive practice. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations (WLIC), Lyon, France.

Morris, M., & Gore, G. (2014, August). Going to the next level: How health librarians are engaging with critical appraisal. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations (WLIC), Lyon, France.

Morris, M., Boden, C., & Miller-Nesbitt, A. (2014, June). Distributed collaborative virtual systematic reviewing: A blueprint for the future?  Paper presented at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada, Montreal, QC.

Morris, M., & Roberto, K. R. (2013, May).Information needs and information-seeking behaviour of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) health professionals: Results of a follow-up study.  Paper presented at the meeting of the Canadian Health Libraries Association/Association des bibliothèques de la santé du Canada, Saskatoon, SK.

 

KNOWLEDGE SYNTHESES

Kahn, S. R., Morrison, D. R., Piché, A., Filion, K. B., Diendere, G., Klil-Drori, A., Douketis, J., Emed, J., Roussin, A., Tagalakis, V., Morris, M., & Geerts, W. (2017, July). Evaluation of interventions for implementation of thromboprophylaxis in hospitalized patients at risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE): An updated Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCT). Paper presented at the meeting of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Berlin, Germany. doi:10.1002/rth2.12012

Al-Waeli, H., Nicolau, B., Ana Paula, S., & Morris, M. (2017, March). Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories and bone healing: An animal model systematic review. Poster session presented at the meeting of the International Association for Dental Research General Session and Exhibition.  San Francisco, CA.

Srivastava, A., Rajeh, M., Morris, M., Pluye, P., Makhoul, M. & Nicolau, B. (2015, March). Systematic mixed studies review: Evaluating implant prosthetics for tumor patients’ well-being. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Association for Dental Research, Boston, MA.

Fung, A., Morris, M., Saleem, A., Wexner, S., Vasilevsky, C., & Boutros, M. (2014, September). Laparascopic colorectal cancer resection in the obese: a meta-analysis.  Poster session presented at the meeting of the Canadian Surgery Forum, Vancouver, BC.

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