Genevieve Gore

Genevieve.Gore [at] 514-398-3472

McLennan Library Building
3459 McTavish Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9


  • Biomedical Ethics
  • Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • Equity, Ethics, and Policy
  • Family Medicine
  • Global and Public Health
  • Occupational Health
  • Pediatrics


Liaison Librarian, Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering

  • Supporting the teaching, learning and research needs of communities in Family Medicine, Paediatrics, and departments in the School of Population and Global Health, via instruction, consultations, reference service, and development of collections and website content
  • Providing expert searching, workflow, and process-related support on knowledge syntheses

Areas of interest

  • Role of librarians in knowledge syntheses
  • Expert searching


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  • Burnazovic, E., Yee, A., Levy, J., Gore, G., & Abbasgholizadeh Rahimi, S. (2024). Application of artificial intelligence in COVID-19-related geriatric care: A scoping review. Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 116, 105129. (Paywalled)
  • Antel, R., Sahlas, E., Gore, G., & Ingelmo, P. (2023). Use of artificial intelligence in paediatric anaesthesia: A systematic review. BJA Open, 5, 100125. (Open access)
  • Cetin-Sahin, D., Cummings, G. G., Gore, G., Vedel, I., Karanofsky, M., Voyer, P., Gore, B., Lungu, O., & Wilchesky, M. (2023). Taxonomy of interventions to reduce acute care transfers from long-term care homes: A systematic scoping review. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 24(3), 343-355. (Paywalled)
  • Bigio, J., Viscardi, A., Gore, G., Matteelli, A., & Sulis, G. (2023). A scoping review on the risk of tuberculosis in specific population groups: Can we expand the world health organization recommendations? European Respiratory Review: An Official Journal of the European Respiratory Society, 32(167). (Paywalled)
  • Li, J., Kabouji, J., Bouhadoun, S., Tanveer, S., Filion, K. B., Gore, G., Josephson, C. B., Kwon, C. S., Jette, N., Bauer, P. R., Day, G. S., Subota, A., Roberts, J. I., Lukmanji, S., Sauro, K., Ismaili, A. A., Rahmani, F., Chelabi, K., Kerdougli, Y., . . . Keezer, M. R. (2023). Sensitivity and specificity of alternative screening methods for systematic reviews using text mining tools. J Clin Epidemiol, 162, 72-80.
  • Mylocopos, G., Wennberg, E., Reiter, A., Hébert-Losier, A., Filion, K. B., Windle, S. B., Gore, G., O'Loughlin, J. L., Grad, R., & Eisenberg, M. J. (2023). Interventions for preventing e-cigarette use among children and youth: A systematic review. Am J Prev Med.
  • Tellier, P. P., Ataman, R., Zaccagnini, M., Gore, G., & Rodriguez, C. (2023). Adolescent medicine training in postgraduate family medicine education: A scoping review. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health.
  • Puterman-Salzman, L., Katz, J., Bergman, H., Grad, R., Khanassov, V., Gore, G., Vedel, I., Wilchesky, M., Armanfard, N., Ghourchian, N., & Abbasgholizadeh Rahimi, S. (2023). Artificial intelligence for detection of dementia using motion data: A scoping review. Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 13(1), 28-38.
  • Sulis, G., Kim, J. Y., Rodrigue, V., Gore, G., Peebles, A., Ulrich, A. K., Horn, M., & Basta, N. E. (2023). Sex-disaggregated effectiveness data reporting in COVID-19 vaccine research: A systematic review. Commun Med (Lond), 3(1), 69.
  • Wennberg, E., Windle, S. B., Filion, K. B., Thombs, B. D., Gore, G., Benedetti, A., Grad, R., Ells, C., & Eisenberg, M. J. (2023). Roadside screening tests for cannabis use: A systematic review. Heliyon, 9(4), e14630.
  • Bigio, J., MacLean, E., Vasquez, N. A., Huria, L., Kohli, M., Gore, G., Hannay, E., Pai, M., & Adam, P. (2022). Most common reasons for primary care visits in low-and middle-income countries: A systematic review. PLOS Global Public Health, 2(5), e0000196. (Open access)
  • Bujold, M., Pluye, P., Légaré, F., Hong, Q. N., Beaulieu, M.-C., Bush, P. L., Couturier, Y., El Sherif, R., Gagnon, J., Giguère, A., Gore, G., Goulet, S., Grad, R., Granikov, V., Hudon, C., Kröger, E., Kudrina, I., Loignon, C., Lussier, M.-T., . . . the Participatory Review, T. (2022). Decision-making and related outcomes of patients with complex care needs in primary care settings: A systematic literature review with a case-based qualitative synthesis. BMC Primary Care, 23(1), 279. (Open access)
  • Honeycutt, L., Huerne, K., Miller, A., Wennberg, E., Filion, K. B., Grad, R., Gershon, A. S., Ells, C., Gore, G., & Benedetti, A. (2022). A systematic review of the effects of e-cigarette use on lung function. NPJ primary care respiratory medicine, 32(1), 1-7.
  • Lee, J. H., Garg, T., Lee, J., McGrath, S., Rosman, L., Schumacher, S. G., Benedetti, A., Qin, Z. Z., Gore, G., Pai, M., & Sohn, H. (2022). Impact of molecular diagnostic tests on diagnostic and treatment delays in tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infectious Diseases, 22(1), 940. (Open access)
  • Puzhko, S., Eisenberg, M. J., Filion, K. B., Windle, S. B., Hébert-Losier, A., Gore, G., Paraskevopoulos, E., Martel, M. O., & Kudrina, I. (2022). Effectiveness of interventions for prevention of common infections among opioid users: A systematic review of systematic reviews. Frontiers in public health, 10. (Open access)
  • Rahimi, S. A., Cwintal, M., Huang, Y., Ghadiri, P., Grad, R., Poenaru, D., Gore, G., Zomahoun, H. T. V., Légaré, F., & Pluye, P. (2022). Application of artificial intelligence in shared decision making: Scoping review. JMIR Medical Informatics, 10(8), e36199. (Open access)
  • Sulis, G., Tavaziva, G., Gore, G., Benedetti, A., Solomons, R., van Toorn, R., Thee, S., Day, J., Ahmad Khan, F., & Chiang, S. (2022). Pico 5: Treatment of pediatric TB meningitis. In Who consolidated guidelines on tuberculosis. Module 5: Management of tuberculosis in children and adolescents (pp. 18-24).
  • Vaugon, E., Mircescu, A., Caya, C., Yao, M., Gore, G., Dendukuri, N., & Papenburg, J. (2022). Diagnostic accuracy of rapid one-step PCR assays for detection of herpes simplex virus-1 and-2 in cerebrospinal fluid: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical Microbiology and Infection.
  • Arsenault-Lapierre, G., Henein, M., Gaid, D., Le Berre, M., Gore, G., & Vedel, I. (2021). Hospital-at-home interventions vs in-hospital stay for patients with chronic disease who present to the emergency department: A systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Network Open, 4(6), e2111568-e2111568 (Open access)
  • Bigio, J., Kohli, M., Klinton, J. S., MacLean, E., Gore, G., Small, P. M., Ruhwald, M., Weber, S. F., Jha, S., & Pai, M. (2021). Diagnostic accuracy of point-of-care ultrasound for pulmonary tuberculosis: A systematic review. PloS One, 16(5), e0251236 (Open access)
  • Osmanlliu, E., Rafie, E., Bédard, S., Paquette, J., Gore, G., & Pomey, M.-P. (2021). Considerations for the design and implementation of covid-19 contact tracing apps: Scoping review. JMIR MHEALTH AND UHEALTH, 9(6), e27102 (Open access)
  • Razaghizad, A., Windle, S. B., Filion, K. B., Gore, G., Kudrina, I., Paraskevopoulos, E., Kimmelman, J., Martel, M. O., & Eisenberg, M. J. (2021). The effect of overdose education and naloxone distribution: An umbrella review of systematic reviews. American Journal of Public Health(0), e1-e12.
  • Razaghizad, A., Windle, S. B., Gore, G., Benedetti, A., Ells, C., Grad, R., Filion, K. B., & Eisenberg, M. J. (2021). Interventions to prevent drugged driving: A systematic review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
  • Sultana, B., Panzini, M.-A., Carpentier, A. V., Comtois, J., Rioux, B., Gore, G., Bauer, P. R., Kwon, C.-S., Jetté, N., & Josephson, C. B. (2021). Incidence and prevalence of drug-resistant epilepsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Neurology, 96(17), 805-817.
  • Wennberg, E., Lasry, A., Windle, S. B., Filion, K. B., Thombs, B. D., Gore, G., Fischer, B., & Eisenberg, M. J. (2021). Non-medical cannabis use among Indigenous Canadians: A systematic review of prevalence and associated factors. International Journal of Drug Policy, 90, 103081.
  • Sulis, G., Adam, P., Nafade, V., Gore, G., Daniels, B., Daftary, A., Das, J., Gandra, S., & Pai, M. (2020). Antibiotic prescription practices in primary care in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS Medicine, 17(6), e1003139. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1003139 (Open access)
  • Svadzian, A., Sulis, G., Gore, G., Pai, M., & Denkinger, C. M. (2020). Differential yield of universal versus selective drug susceptibility testing of patients with tuberculosis in high-burden countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Global Health, 5(10), e003438.
  • Grandi, S. M., Filion, K. B., Yoon, S., Ayele, H. T., Doyle, C. M., Hutcheon, J. A., Smith, G. N., Gore, G. C., Ray, J. G., Nerenberg, K., & Platt, R. W. (2019, Feb 19). Cardiovascular disease-related morbidity and mortality in women with a history of pregnancy complications. Circulation, 139(8), 1069-1079. (Free access)
  • Lezaic, N., Gore, G., Josephson, C. B., Wiebe, S., Jette, N., & Keezer, M. R. (2019, Jul). The medical treatment of epilepsy in the elderly: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Epilepsia, 60(7), 1325-1340. (Paywalled)
  • Merckx, J., Kraicer-Melamed, H., Gore, G., Ducharme, F. M., & Quach, C. (2019). Respiratory pathogens and clinical outcomes in children with an asthma exacerbation: A systematic review. Official Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada, 1-24. (Open access)
  • Noel, K. C., Fontela, P. S., Winters, N., Quach, C., Gore, G., Robinson, J., Dendukuri, N., & Papenburg, J. (2019, Jul). The clinical utility of respiratory viral testing in hospitalized children: A meta-analysis. Hospital Pediatrics, 9(7), 483-494. (Free access)
  • Petel, D., Winters, N., Gore, G. C., Papenburg, J., Beltempo, M., Lacroix, J., & Fontela, P. S. (2018, Dec 22). Use of C-reactive protein to tailor antibiotic use: A systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open, 8(12), e022133. (Open access)
  • Bui, K. A., Abdaem, J., Muccilli, A., Gore, G. C., & Keezer, M. R. (2018). Improving the quality of systematic reviews of neurological conditions: An assessment of current practice and the development and validation of six new search strategies. European Journal of Neurology, 25(12), 1477-1485. doi:10.1111/ene.13758 (Paywalled)
  • Kraicer-Melamed, H., Doll, M. K., Boikos, C., Winters, N., Frimer, L., Stirling, R., Gore, G., & Quach, C. (2017). A scoping review of existing guidelines and recommendations for the use of influenza antiviral medications. Official Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada, 2(2), 16-32. doi:10.3138/jammi.2.2.04 (Paywalled)
  • Bujold, M., Pluye, P., Légaré, F., Haggerty, J., Gore, G. C., Sherif, R. E., . . . Wensing, M. (2017). Decisional needs assessment of patients with complex care needs in primary care: a participatory systematic mixed studies review protocol. BMJ Open, 7(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016400 (Open access)
  • Doll, M. K., Winters, N., Boikos, C., Kraicer-Melamed, H., Gore, G., & Quach, C. (2017). Safety and effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors for influenza treatment, prophylaxis, and outbreak control: a systematic review of systematic reviews and/or meta-analyses. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(11), 2990-3007. doi:10.1093/jac/dkx271 (Paywalled)
  • Hogan, C. A., Puri, L., Gore, G., & Pai, M. (2017). Impact of fluoroquinolone treatment on delay of tuberculosis diagnosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, 6(Supplement C), 1-7. doi:10.1016/j.jctube.2016.12.001 (Paywalled)
  • Merckx, J., Wali, R., Schiller, I., Caya, C., Gore, G. C., Chartrand, C., . . . Papenburg, J. (2017). Diagnostic accuracy of novel and traditional rapid tests for influenza infection compared with reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Annals of Internal Medicine, 167(6), 394-409. doi:10.7326/M17-0848 (Paywalled)
  • Suissa, K., Lariviere, J., Eisenberg, M. J., Eberg, M., Gore, G. C., Grad, R., . . . Filion, K. B. (2017). Efficacy and Safety of Smoking Cessation Interventions in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease: A Network Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 10(1). doi:10.1161/circoutcomes.115.002458 (Paywalled)
  • Windle, S. B., Filion, K. B., Mancini, J. G., Adye-White, L., Joseph, L., Gore, G. C., . . . Eisenberg, M. J. (2016). Combination Therapies for Smoking Cessation: A Hierarchical Bayesian Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 51(6), 1060-1071. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2016.07.011 (Paywalled)
  • Schumacher, S. G., Sohn, H., Qin, Z. Z., Gore, G., Davis, J. L., Denkinger, C. M., & Pai, M. (2016). Impact of molecular diagnostics for tuberculosis on patient-important outcomes: A systematic review of study methodologies. PloS One, 11(3), e0151073. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0151073. (Open access)
  • Morris, M., Boruff, J. T., & Gore, G. C. (2016). Scoping reviews: Establishing the role of the librarian. Journal of the Medical Library Association: JMLA, 104(4), 346. doi:10.3163/1536-5050.104.4.020 (Open access)
  • El Sherif, R., Pluye, P., Gore, G., Granikov, V., Hong, Q. N. (2016). Performance of a mixed filter to identify relevant studies for mixed studies reviews. Journal of the Medical Library Association: JMLA, 104(1), 47–51. doi:10.3163/1536-5050.104.1.007 (Open access)
  • Gore, G. C., Jones, J. (2015). Systematic reviews and librarians: A primer for managers. Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 10(1). Retrieved from (Open access)
  • Munshi, L., Dhanani, S., Shemie, S. D., Hornby, L., Gore, G., Shahin, J. (2015). Predicting time to death after withdrawal of life-sustaining therapy. Intensive Care Medicine, 41(6), 1014-1028. doi:10.1007/s00134-015-3762-9 (Paywalled)
  • Satyanarayana, S., Subbaraman, R., Shete, P., Gore, G.,  Das, J., Cattamanchi, A., Mayer, K., Menzies, D., Harries, A. D., Hopewell, P., Pai, M. (2015). Quality of tuberculosis care in India: A systematic review. International Journal of Tuberculosis & Lung Disease, 19(7), 751-753. doi:10.5588/ijtld.15.0186 (Open access)
  • Bouma, H. K., Labos, C., Gore, G. C., Wolfson, C., Keezer, M. R. (2015). The diagnostic accuracy of routine EEG after a first unprovoked seizure. European Journal of Neurology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1111/ene.12739 (Paywalled)
  • Nhan, C., Windle, S. B., Eisenberg, M. J., Franck, C., Gore, G., Budlovsky, T., Filion, K. B. (2015). Combination pharmacotherapies and behavioral therapies for smoking cessation: A systematic review. Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine, 10(2), 25-36. Retrieved from (Open access)
  • Tremblay, M. C., Pluye, P., Gore, G., Granikov, V., Filion, K. B., Eisenberg, M. J. (2015). Regulation profiles of e-cigarettes in the United States: A critical review with qualitative synthesis. BMC Medicine, 13, 130. doi:10.1186/s12916-015-0370-z (Open access)
  • Gore, G. C. (2008). Undergraduates prefer federated searching to searching databases individually. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 3(3), 61-63. Retrieved from (Open access)


Selected presentations in librarianship

  • Morris, M., & Gore, G. (2014) Going to the next level: How health librarians are engaging with critical appraisal. World Library and Information Conference (WLIC), Lyon, France, August 16-21, 2014.
  • Cobus-Kuo, L., Gore, G., & Kloda, L. A. Research syntheses in graduate research: A scoping review. Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA) Annual Conference, Montreal, QC, June 16-20, 2014.
  • Holyoke, A., Farrell, A., O'Brien, K., Dennison, C., Marton, C., Thuna, M., Kysh, M., Swanberg, S., Gore, G., & Pannabecker, V. Effectiveness of instructional methods used by librarians for teaching evidence-based practice: A systematic review. Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA) Annual Conference, Montreal, QC, June 16-20, 2014.


Selected activities within McGill

  • University Tenure Committee (Senate Pool) - 2022-2025
  • Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee (McGill University) - Member, 2020-2023
  • University Tenure Committee (McGill Library) - Member, 2019-2021, Alternate Chair, 2020-2021
  • McGill Association of University Teachers (MAUT) Membership Committee - Member, 2017-2021
  • McGill Association of University Teachers (MAUT) Nominating Committee - Member, 2017-2018
  • McGill Association of University Teachers (MAUT) VP Communications, 2016-2017
  • McGill Senate - Librarian member, 2015-2018 (elected)
  • McGill Association of University Teachers (MAUT) Communications Committee - Member, 2012-2019
  • McGill Association of University Teachers - Librarians' Section (MAUT-LS) - Secretary-Treasurer, 2011-2012 (elected), 2012-2013 (by acclamation)


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