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Anne K. Seymour, M.S.
Director, William H. Welch Medical Library
Assistant Professor of Health Sciences Informatics
Anne K. Seymour is an assistant professor of health sciences informatics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She holds a joint appointment in international health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She serves as the director of the Welch Medical Library at Johns Hopkins.
Ms. Seymour received her B.A. from Brown University and her M.S. in information science from Drexel University. She joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2014.
Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, Ms. Seymour was associate director for information services at the Biomedical Library at the University of Pennsylvania.
- Director, William H. Welch Medical Library
- Assistant Professor of Health Sciences Informatics
Departments / Divisions
- B.A., Brown University (Rhode Island) (1988)
- M.S., Drexel University (Pennsylvania) (1988)
Research & Publications
Ranard BL, Ha YP, Meisel ZF, Asch DA, Hill SS, Becker LB, Seymour AK, Merchant RM. "Crowdsourcing--harnessing the masses to advance health and medicine, a systematic review." J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Jan;29(1):186. doi: 10.1007/s11606-013-2620-0.
Goldbach H, Chang AY, Kyer A ,Ketshogileng D, Taylor L, Chandra A, Dacso M, Kung SJ, Rijken T, Fontelo P, Littman-Quinn R, Seymour AK, Kovarik CL. "Evaluation of generic medical information accessed via mobile phones at the point of care in resource-limited settings." J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 Jan-Feb;21(1):37-42. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001276. Epub 2013 Mar 27.
Armstrong K, Liu F, Seymour A, Mazhani L, Littman-Quinn R, Fontelo P, Kovarik C. "Evaluation of txt2MEDLINE and development of short messaging service-optimized, clinical practice guidelines in Botswana." Telemed J E Health. 2012 Jan-Feb;18(1):14-7. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2011.0014. Epub 2011 Dec 7.
Chang AY, Ghose S, Littman-Quinn R, Anolik RB, Kyer A, Mazhani L, Seymour AK, Kovarik CL. "Use of mobile learning by resident physicians in Botswana." Telemed J E Health. 2012 Jan-Feb;18(1):11-3. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2011.0050. Epub 2011 Dec 15.
Shearer BS, Seymour A, Capitani C. "Bringing the best of medical librarianship to the patient team." J Med Libr Assoc. 2002 Jan;90(1):22-31.
Activities & Honors
- Co-chair, Medical Library Association Conference, Toronto, ON, 2016
- Member, Program Award Committee, Institute for Excellence in Education, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2015