Amy Sterkenburg, MLIS


Grants and Communications Coordinator
Centre for Medical Evidence, Decision Integrity, Clinical Impact (MEDICI), Western University



As Grants and Communications Coordinator for MEDICI, Amy is responsible for supporting and developing effective communication strategies and products to enable Knowledge Translation and Implementation and the dissemination of MEDICI research. She is also responsible for overseeing all aspects of grant management for the MEDICI Centre. She has a professional background and expertise in Library Science and Information Management, Grantsmanship, and Knowledge Translation.


  • Library & Information Management
  • Knowledge Translation & Implementation
  • Web Design & Accessibility
  • Grant Writing & Management
  • Academic Writing & Manuscript Management

Selected Works


  • Li JY, Gong J, Zhu F, Moodie J, Newitt A, Uruthiramoorthy L, Cheng D, Martin J. Fibrinogen concentrate in cardiovascular surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Anesth Analg. 2018;127(3):612-621. 


Funding Proposals

  • COVID-19 Infections, Complications and Deaths in Perioperative Physicians and Surgical Patients: COVID-19 Research Program, Canadian Anesthesiologists Society and Canadian Anesthesia Research Foundation 
  • Global and local data curation and clinical intelligence to support evidence-based surgical backlog recovery during and after the COVID-19 pandemic: NDRIO-Portage COVID-19 Data Curation



  • Know4Go: Transforming Adoption of Innovations to Optimize Value: Building a Network of Excellence in Innovation Assessment, Evidence-Based Decision-Making and Monitored Knowledge Translation