Shiffman Medical Library

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Akers Katherine Katherine Akers Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist 232A Shiffman Medical Library Calendar icon Calendar VCard icon VCard MED (313) 577-9593 work (313) 577-6668 fax

Katherine Akers is responsible for the management and coordination of research and research data services. She is formulating vision, setting goals, and recommending policy leading toward the creation and development of programs that expand the librarys role in campus research initiatives. Katherine holds a PhD in psychology and has 10 years of experience conducting neuroscience research and publishing in leading scientific journals.

Liaison for

  • Anatomy and Cell Biology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Physiology
  • Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences
  • Translational Research

Shiffman Medical Library
Wayne State University
Mazurek Medical Education Commons
320 E. Canfield St.
Detroit, MI 48201
(313) 577-1094