Faculty Information

Richard C. McGowan, MLS

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Epidemiology and Health Promotion
577 First Avenue, New York, NY
Phone: 212-263-8497
E-mail: richmcgowan@nyu.edu

EDUCATION

MLS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2002
BA, Salve Regina University 1992

RESEARCH INTERESTS / PROFESSIONAL OVERVIEW

Rich McGowan is the NYU Health Sciences Library liaison to the NYU College of Dentistry, with an adjunct faculty appointment to the Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion. Previously, he was an Information Services Librarian at the University of Illinois at Chicago Health Sciences Library and a Reference Assistant at the Northwestern University Galter Health Sciences Library. He received his Masters in Library Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2002. Rich has been a member of the Medical Library Association Dental Section since 2010 and is Past Chair of the Dental Section.

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Complete listing available on the NYU Health Sciences Library site.

Ghazipura, M; McGowan, R; Arslan, A; Hossain, T. "Exposure to benzophenone-3 and reproductive toxicity: A systematic review of human and animal studies." Reproductive Toxicology 2017 Oct; 73:175-18.  

Wolff, A; Joshi, RK; Ekström, J; Aframian, D; Pedersen, AM; Proctor, G; Narayana, N; Villa, A; Sia, YW; Aliko, A; McGowan, R; Kerr, AR; Jensen, SB; Vissink, A; Dawes, C. "A Guide to Medications Inducing Salivary Gland Dysfunction, Xerostomia, and Subjective Sialorrhea: A Systematic Review Sponsored by the World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI." Drugs in R&D 2017 Mar; 17(1):1-28.

Katz, RV; Conguista, A; Tien, TC; Chetcuti, MC; McGowan, R; Lee, J; Casagli, DB; Hill, KC; Dearing, BA. "Was the development of the Mistrust-in-Research field of study yet another ‘legacy' of the USPHS Syphilis Study at Tuskegee?" Journal of Healthcare, Science and the Humanities 2016:6(1)21-35.

McGowan, R; Anglin, C. "Internet Resources: Zika Virus." MLA News 2016 April; 56(4):6-7.

Villa, A; Wolff, A; Narayana, N; Dawes, C; Aframian, D; Pedersen, AM; Vissink, A; Aliko, A; Sia, YW; Joshi, RK; McGowan, R; Jensen, SB; Kerr, AR; Ekström, J; Proctor, G. "World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI: a systematic review of medication-induced salivary gland dysfunction." Oral Diseases 2016:22(5):365-382 doi: 10.1111/odi.12402.

Aliko, A; Wolff, A; Dawes, C; Aframian, D; Proctor, G; Ekstrom, J; Narayana, N; Villa, A; Sia, Y; Joshi, RK; McGowan, R; Beier Jensen, S; Kerr, A R; Lynge Pedersen, A M; Vissink, A. "World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI: clinical implications of medication-induced salivary gland dysfunction." Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology & Oral Radiology 2015:120(2):185-206.

Dawes, C; Pedersen, A; Villa, A; Ekstrom, J; Proctor, G B; Vissink, A; Aframian, D; McGowan, R; Aliko, A; Narayana, N; Sia, YW; Joshi, RK; Jensen, S B; Kerr, AR; Wolff, A. "The functions of human saliva: A review sponsored by the World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI." Archives of Oral Biology 2015:60(6):863-874.

McMillan, R; Taylor, J; Shephard, M; Ahmed, R; Carrozzo, M; Setterfield, J; Grando, S; Mignogna, M; Kuten-Shorrer, M; Musbah, T; Elia, A; McGowan, R; Kerr, AR; Greenberg, M S; Hodgson, T; Sirois, D. "World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI: a systematic review of the treatment of mucocutaneous pemphigus vulgaris." Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology & Oral Radiology 2015:120(2):132-142.e61.

Rozen, D; Khoo, E; El Sayed, H; Niederman, R; McGowan, R; Alikhani, M; Teixeira, C. "Accelerated tooth movement: Do we need a new systematic review?" Seminars in Orthodontics 2015:21(3):224-230.

BenNasir, E; El Mistiri, M; McGowan, R; Katz, RV. "Oral Cancer in Libya and Development of Regional Oral Cancer Tumor Registries: a Review." The Saudi Dental Journal 2015 Oct; 27(4):171-179.

Taylor, J; McMillan, R; Shephard, M; Setterfield, J; Ahmed, R; Carrozzo, M; Grando, S; Mignogna, M; Kuten-Shorrer, M; Musbah, T; Elia, A; McGowan, R; Kerr, A R; Greenberg, M S; Hodgson, T; Sirois, D. "World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI: a systematic review of the treatment of mucous membrane pemphigoid." Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology & Oral Radiology 2015:120(2):161-171.e20.

Villa, A; Wolff, A; Aframian, D; Vissink, A; Ekstrom, J; Proctor, G; McGowan, R; Narayana, N; Aliko, A; Sia, Y; Joshi, R; Jensen, S; Kerr, AR; Dawes, C; Pedersen, A. "World Workshop on Oral Medicine VI: a systematic review of medication-induced salivary gland dysfunction: prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment." Clinical Oral Investigations 2015:19(7):1563-1580.

Vieira, D; McGowan, R; McCrillis, A; Lamb, I; Larson, C; Bakker, T; Spore, S. "The Faculty Bibliography Project at the NYU School of Medicine." Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication 2014; 2(3): eP1161.

Williams, j: McCrillis, A; McGowan, R; Nicholson, J; Surkis, A; Thompson, H; Vieira, D."Leveraging Technology and Staffing in Developing a New Liaison Program." Medical Reference Services Quarterly 2014 April-June; 33(2): 157-166.

Surkis, A; McCrillis, A; McGowan, R; Schmidt, B; Williams, J; Rambo, N. "Informationist support for a study of the role of proteases and peptides in cancer pain." Journal of E-science Librarianship 2013 May; 2(1):35-40.

Gluzman, R; Katz, R; Frey, B; McGowan, R. "Prevention of Root Caries: A Literature Review of 1° and 2° Preventive Agents." Special Care in Dentistry 2013 May-Jun; 33(3):133-140.

Pedowitz, RA; Yamaguchi, K; Ahmad, CS; Burks, RT; Flatow, EL; Green, A; Wies, JL; St Andre, J; Boyer, K; Iannotti, JP; Miller, BS; Tashjian, R; Watters, WC; Weber, K; Turkelson, CM; Raymond, L; Sluka, P; McGowan, R. "American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on optimizing the management of rotator cuff problems." Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (American volume) 2012 Jan; 94(2):163-167.

Brar, B; Chhibber, R; Srinivasa, V; Dearing, B; Katz, R; McGowan, R. "Use of Ayurvedic Diagnostic Criteria in Ayurvedic Clinical Trials: A Literature Review Focused on Research Methods." Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 2012 Jan; 18(1): 20-28.

Pedowitz, RA; Yamaguchi, K; Ahmad, CS; Burks, RT; Flatow, EL; Green, A; Iannotti, JP; Miller, BS; Tashjian, RZ; Watters, WC 3rd; Weber, K; Turkelson, CM; Wies, JL; Anderson, S; St Andre, J; Boyer, K; Raymond, L; Sluka, P; McGowan, R. "Optimizing the management of rotator cuff problems." Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2011 Jun; 19(6):368-79.

Kocher, MS; Sink, EL; Blasier, RD; Luhmann, SJ; Mehlman, CT; Scher, DM; Matheney, T; Sanders, JO; Watters, WC 3rd; Goldberg, MJ; Keith, MW; Haralson, RH 3rd; Turkelson, CM; Wies, JL; Sluka, P; McGowan, R. "American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on treatment of pediatric diaphyseal femur fracture." Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (American volume) 2010 Jul 21; 92(8):1790-2.

Richmond, J; Hunter, D; Irrgang, J; Jones, MH; Snyder-Mackler, L; Van Durme, D; Rubin, C; Matzkin, EG; Marx, RG; Levy, BA; Watters, WC 3rd; Goldberg, MJ; Keith, M; Haralson, RH 3rd; Turkelson, CM; Wies, JL; Anderson, S; Boyer, K; Sluka, P; St Andre, J; McGowan R. "American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee." Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (American volume) 2010 Apr; 92(4):990-3.

Keith, MW; Masear, V; Chung, KC; Amadio, PC; Andary, M; Barth, RW; Maupin, K; Graham, B; Watters, WC 3rd; Turkelson, CM; Haralson, RH 3rd; Wies, JL; McGowan, R. "American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome." Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (American volume) 2010 Jan; 92(1):218-9.

Keith, MW; Masear, V; Chung, KC; Maupin, K; Andary, M; Amadio, PC; Watters, WC 3rd; Goldberg, MJ; Haralson, RH 3rd; Turkelson, CM; Wies, JL; McGowan, R. "American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Clinical Practice Guideline on diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome". Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (American volume) 2009 Oct; 91(10):2478-9.

Richmond, J; Hunter, D; Irrgang, J; Jones, MH; Levy, B; Marx, R; Snyder-Mackler, L; Watters, WC 3rd; McGowan, R. "Treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee (nonarthroplasty)." Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2009 Sept; 17(9):591-600.

Keith, MW; Masear, V; Amadio, Peter C; Andary, M; Barth, RW; Graham, B; Chung, K; McGowan, R. "Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome." Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2009 June; 17(6):397-405.

DeGroote, S; Hitchcock, K; McGowan, R. Trends in Reference Usage Statistics in an Academic Health Sciences Library. Journal of the Medical Library Association 2007 Jan; 95(1):23-30.

McGowan, R; "Internet Resources: Eating Disorders." MLA News 2006 Feb; 383(2):9.

Armstrong, A; McGowan, R; Scherrer, C. "Implementing PubMed's LinkOut to full-text e-journals: Challenges and Solutions." Journal of Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries 2004; 1(2): 39-48.