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Jennifer A. Lyon joined the Stony Brook University Libraries in November 2014 as the new Biomedical and Translational Research Librarian. Jennifer has 15+ years of experience as a biomedical librarian, previously at the Univ. of Florida (2010-2014) and Vanderbilt Univ. Medical Center (2000-2010). She has worked extensively in both bioinformatics and clinical information, supporting basic science, clinical and translational researchers and liaising with clinical units such as Emergency Medicine. Jennifer holds an MS in Molecular Biology from the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (1993) as well as her MLIS from the Univ. of NC-Greensboro (1999). Her research interests include embedded clinical librarianship, professional development for librarians in clinical medicine and bioinformatics, systematic reviews, and health literacy.


  • BA (Biology and Anthropology). Amherst College. May 1989
  • MS (Molecular Biology). University of Wisconsin-Madison. May 1993
  • MLIS (Library and Information Studies). University of North Carolina-Greensboro. December 1999.

Subject Areas

  • Basic Biological Sciences
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Biochemistry
    • Bioinformatics
    • Genetics
    • Structural Biology
  • Translational Science
    • Biomedical Informatics
    • Cancer Center
    • Microbiology
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Molecular Medicine
    • Neurology & Behavior
  • Clinical Support
    • Clinical Research
    • Emergency Medicine; EMS
    • Pathology
    • Surgery
    • Trauma

Biomedical and Translational Research Librarian

Jennifer Lyon
Health Sciences Library
HSC Level 3, Room 133

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