Evans M. Whitaker, MD, MLIS

Library Scientist

UCSF Medical Library

Evans M. Whitaker, MD, MLIS, is an expert in comprehensive literature searching and organization of information on medical issues, in database search techniques and evidence-based medicine, at UCSF. Following more than 20 years as a family medicine phyisician, Dr. Whitaker now blends clinical and informatics knowledge to bring a unique perspective to his work as a library scientist at the UCSF Medical Library.


Recent Blog:

The Sweet Science of Honey

Meet the Scientists

SugarScience Facts

Too much fructose in added sugar can damage your liver just like too much alcohol.

SugarScience Facts

Today, 31% of American adults and 13% of kids suffer from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

SugarScience Facts

Growing scientific evidence shows that too much added sugar, over time, is linked to diabetes, heart disease and liver disease.

Healthy Beverage Initiative

Learn more about how organizations are
eliminating the sale of sugar sweetened beverages.

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Resource Kit

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