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PhD in Health Related Sciences

LibGuide designed to support VCU's Ph.D. Program in Health Related Sciences, a multidisciplinary program that prepares professionals for teaching, research, and administration in the Health Sciences.

Research and Education Librarian

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Talicia Tarver
Tompkins-McCaw Library
509 N. 12th St.
Richmond, VA


Welcome to the VCU Libraries Research Guide for the Ph.D. in Allied Health Sciences program. Here you'll find a variety of library resources to help you answer questions regarding teaching, research, and education in the Health Sciences.

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Personalized Services

If you have not found what you are looking for in 10 minutes ... it's time to call a librarian at Tompkins-McCaw Library.

Your librarian can provide many information based services for free, including:

  • Systematic Reviews - assistance with searching, citation management, and appraisal.
  • Expert Literature Searches
  • Evidence Based Practice Searches
  • Citation Management assistance
  • and more.

We can also come to your office, lab or facutly meeting, or class to give presentations on:

  • PubMed, CINAHL, PsycInfo, or any other VCU Libraries resource
  • Setting up an account for RefWorks, personal or group
  • Finding images or protocols

Lecture Materials