Downloadable PDF: Research Half Day Schedule

12:30-12:50Research Personnel Lunch
12:50Welcome to the Research Personnel SessionModerator: Jennifer Artz
12:50-13:00The DoS Research OfficeJennifer Artz
13:00-13:10Publication MetricsCaitlin Anstee & Jennifer Artz
13:10-13:20Communication: How to optimize research in a fast-paced environmentJohanna Dobransky
13:20-13:30An overview of the structure & function of a divisional research officeAnna Fazekas
13:30-13:40Balancing multiple clinical and translational research projectsAndrea Ibrahim
13:40-14:00Coffee Break
14:00Welcome to DoS RHD (15 min talk / 5 min discussion)Moderator: Andrew Seely
14:05-14:25Postoperative left shift: Unraveling the link between surgery, immunosuppression and cancer metastasesRebecca Auer
14:25-14:45Preventing blood loss and transfusion during major surgeryRodney Breau
14:45-15:05Innovative information management to improve care in surgery and critical careAndrew Seely
15:05-15:25Fostering research and innovation in cardiac surgeryMarc Ruel
15:25-16:00Refreshment Break (Wine/Cheese & Beer)
16:00Wolves Den (8 min talk / 12 min Q & A)Moderator: Jennifer Artz
16:00-16:20Early versus late exercise intervention effect on pain and neurodynamic mobility following unilateral lumbar microdiscectomy: A Randomized Controlled Trial Fahad AlKherayf
16:20-16:40T-cell receptor sequencing in Melanoma of Unknown Primary (MUP): Are MUPs more immunogenic? Carolyn Nessim
16:40-17:00The development and feasibility of a Virtual Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference (vMCC) for metastatic bone disease to improve quality of care across the Champlain LHIN Joel Werier
17:00Audience Voting / Wolves' Deliberation
1700-17:10Refreshment Break
17:10Annual Awards (including Wolves' Den) and Closing RemarksAndrew Seely
Research Personnel of the Year Award
Researcher of the Year Award
Wolves Den




All interested in surgical research (including faculty, scientists, research personnel, graduate students, residents, and medical students from TOH, CHEO, UOttawa, OHRI, the Heart Institute, etc) is welcome to attend the Research Half Day. Advance registration is required (by Monday, December 5, 2017).