Campus Director, AU/UGA Medical Partnership Library & Professor
Russell Hall 235S, 1425 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30602
Post Graduate Fellowship, National Library of Medicine Bethesda, Maryland, 2005
Master of Library and Information Science, University of South Carolina Columbia, South Carolina, 2003
BS, Exercise Science/Mathematics, Lander University Greenwood, South Carolina, 1995
Honors / Awards / Achievements
Michael E. DeBakey Library Services Outreach Award, Friends of the National Library of Medicine
Member of the Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) – Distinguished Level
2016 – 2017 University of Georgia Service-Learning Fellow
2014 – 2015 Outstanding Faculty Award – Augusta University – University Libraries
2013 BioMedical Informatics MBL/NLM Fellowship – the National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine Associate Fellow
Gaines JK, Blake L, Kouame G, Davies KJ, Ballance D, Gaddy VT, Gallman E, Russell M, Wood E. Partnering to analyze selection of resources by medical students for case-based small group learning: A collaboration between librarians and medical educators. Med Ref Serv Q. 2018;37(3):249-265. doi: 10.1080/02763869.2018.1477709.
Mears K, Connolly-Brown M, Gaines JK, Blake L, Davies K, Shipman P, Kouame G. Evaluation of an embedded program through the embedded ecosystem framework and toolkit. Journal of Academic Librarianship. 2017 Nov; 43(6): 532-39. Available from: DOI: 10.1016/j.acalib.2017.07.001.
Deutsch K, Gaines JK, Hill JR, Nuss MA. iPad experience during clinical rotations from seven medical schools in the United States: Lessons learned. Med Teach. 2016 Apr;38(11): 1152-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/0142159X.2016.1170778.
Cervero RM, Gaines JK. The Impact of CME on Physician Performance and Patient Health Outcomes: An Updated Synthesis of Systematic Reviews. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2015 Apr;35(2):131-8.
Nuss MA, Hill JR, Cervero RM, Gaines JK, Middendorf BF. Real-time use of the iPad by third-year medical students for clinical decision support and learning: a mixed methods study. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2014;4(4). http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/jchimp.v4.25184
Crites GE, Gaines JK, Cottrell S, Kalishman S, Gusic M, Mavis B, Durning SJ. Medical education scholarship: an introductory guide: AMEE Guide No. 89. Med Teach. 2014 Aug; 36(8):657-74.
Book Chapter: Gaines JK, Solomon M. Chapter 13: Outreach. In: Huber JT, Tu-Keefner F, eds. Health Librarianship: An introduction. 1st ed. Denver, CO: Libraries Unlimited; 2014: 225-249
Scholarship & Research
Mobile Technology in Medical Education