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Katherine Akers

Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist - MED

232A Shiffman Medical Library VCard

WORK: (313) 577-9593 FAX: (313) 577-6668

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 library’s 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
  • Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Physiology
  • Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences
  • Translational Research