Kaitlyn Van Kampen


Clinical Librarian

Kaitlyn Van Kampen

As a clinical librarian, Kaitlyn works closely with clinical staff at UChicago Medicine by attending rounds and providing point-of-need services and information support, assisting them with clinical questions that arise.

She works with the broader University of Chicago health sciences community providing research support, collaborating with faculty and students at Pritzker School of Medicine for in-depth literature review support, and offering instruction on using biomedical databases and tools, and developing research strategies for retrieving high-quality evidence.

Additionally, Kaitlyn works on community outreach programs.


Kaitlyn is a graduate of the Wayne State University, School of Information Sciences Master of Library & Information Science program. She is also a graduate of The Ohio State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a pre-medical concentration.