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How to Write an Abstract | Dr. Joyce Obeid & Dr. Karen Beattie | February 1, 2024

Dr. Joyce Obeid, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, and Dr. Karen Beattie, led the "How to Write an Abstract" workshop for the upcoming McMaster Child Health Research Day…

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Seeing Beyond the Kidney | Dr. Charushree Prasad | February 22, 2024

Dr. Charushree Prasad is an assistant professor with the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology, and the associate program director for the core pediatrics residency…

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How to Create a Research Poster | Elizabeth Gunn | February 15, 2024

Elizabeth Gunn, MSc, Senior Research Advisor, Department of Pediatrics, led the "How to Create a Research Poster" workshop on February 15, 2024, where learners delved into the art of…

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The Journey to CAR T: a 20 year Overnight Sensation | Dr. Stephen Grupp | November 2, 2023

Dr. Stephen Grupp, MD, PhD, is a pediatric oncologist and is currently the Chief of the Cellular Therapy and Transplant Section, Director of the Susan and Steven Kelly Center for Cancer…

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Revealing a Magic Trick: How well are children dying at MCH? | Dr. Gregorio Zúñiga | April 6, 2023

Dr. Gregorio Zúñiga is a pediatrician from Mexico who trained in Pediatric Palliative Care in Canada, Spain and India. Before becoming a pediatrician he trained and worked as a grief…

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Achieving a global cure for sickle cell anemia: Science fiction or reality? | Dr. Isaac Odame | April 13, 2023

Dr. Issac Odame is the Hematology Section Head, Division of Hematology/Oncology, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Toronto. He is Professor and Director of the Division of Adult and…

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2023 Anthony KC Chan Rising Research Star Award Recipient - Dr. Mihir Bhatt | It takes a "village" to raise a "researcher" | March 30, 2023

Dr. Mihir Bhatt, recipient of the 2023 Anthony KC Chan Rising Research Star Award, completed his MD, Pediatric Residency training, as well as Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at McMaster…

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McMaster Child Health Research Day 2023 Awards Presentation | March 30, 2023

Congratulations to all the award recipients:Top Poster Presentation by an Undergraduate or Medical Student (Session A): Daniel DeSouza & Nikki Nguyen, Caring beyond the biopsy: A scoping review…

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Pediatric Hospice Palliative Care | Dr. Christina Vadeboncoeur | Feb 9th, 2023

Dr. Vadeboncoeur is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Department of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and is the Medical Director of the Palliative Care Program at CHEO and Roger…

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Methadone | Dr. Dave Lysecki | Jan 26th, 2023

Dave Lysecki is the founder and Medical Director of the Quality of Life & Advanced Care program at McMaster Children's Hospital, an Associate Professor and Division Head of…

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Annual Chris Newman Rounds | Dr. Joanna Humphreys | Jan 12th, 2023

Talking to children about death — What Chris taught us and more!

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Serious Illness Conversations in Pediatric Care - Where are we now? | Camara van Breemen | Nov 24th, 2022

Camara van Breemen is a Nurse Practitioner who leads the Enhanced Community Care Program at Canuck Place Children's Hospice providing pediatric palliative care to children and families across…

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Practical Strategies for Navigating High Stress/ Trauma Exposed Work | Diana Tikasz | Nov 10th, 2022

Diana Tikasz has worked in the teaching and healthcare sector for over 30 years specializing in trauma-focused work. Over the course of her career she has worked with the Emergency Department…

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Spirituality | Dr. Gregorio Zuniga | Oct 27th, 2022

Dr. Gregorio Zuniga is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at McMaster University and performs his clinical duties with the Quality of Life and Advanced Care Team at…

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New (Academic) Year, New You? | Dr. Joyce Obeid| August 25, 2022

Dr. Joyce Obeid is an Assistant Professor with the Child Health & Exercise Medicine Program. She completed her training in the Departments of Kinesiology and Pediatrics at McMaster. Since…

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Influence of in utero exposure to cannabis on the developmental programming of the gastrointestinal tract | Maria Sunil | CHRD | 2022

McMaster University student, Maria Sunil (supervised by Drs. Sandeep Raha and Elyanne Ratcliffe) delivers her CHRD award-winning research presentation on, Influence of in utero exposure to cannabis…

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High prevalence of Celiac Disease and Autoimmunity in first degree relatives enrolled in CeliacCONNECT | Nguyen & Huang | CHRD | 2022

McMaster University undergraduate students, Nikki Nguyen and Emma Huang (supervised by Dr. Jenna Dowhaniuk), deliver their CHRD award-winning research presentation, High prevalence of Celiac Disease…

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Applying Spaced Repetition and Test-Enhanced Learning in Pediatrics Academic Half Day Curriculum: A Qualitative Study | Gurdeep Singh | CHRD | 2022

McMaster Pediatrics Resident, Dr. Gurdeep Singh (supervised by Dr. Quang Ngo, with co-investigators Drs. Pinkal Patel and Jason McConnery), delivers his CHRD award-winning research presentation on:…

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Investigating the impact of maternal cannabis use during pregnancy and lactation on breast milk composition | Chitmandeep Josan | CHRD | 2022

McMaster Pediatrics' PhD candidate, Chitmandeep Josan (supervised by Dr. Sandeep Raha), delivers her Child Health Research Day 2022 award-winning presentation: Investigating the impact of…

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Mode of Delivery and Intracranial Hemorrhage in Newborns with Hemophilia: Systematic Review & Meta-analysis | Nisarg Radadia | CHRD | 2022

Nisarg Radadia (supervised by Dr. Mihir Bhatt) delivers his CHRD 2022 award-winning presentation on Mode of Delivery and Intracranial Hemorrhage in Newborns with Hemophilia: Systematic Review &…

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What Test is Best? Detecting Sarcopenic Obesity in Survivors of Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia | Louise Guolla | CHRD | 2022

Pediatric resident and member of the Clinician Investigator Program, Dr. Louise Gulloa, supervised by Drs. Ronald Barr and Lehana Thabane of McMaster University's Department of Pediatrics,…

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"Global health, global child health and career opportunities" | Dr. Cristian Herrera | April 7, 2022

Dr. Cristian A. Herrera is a Senior Health Specialist in the World Bank's Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, and an Adjunct Researcher at the Department of Public Health of P.…

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Partnering with Guyana Pediatrics | November 4, 2021

Speakers from McMaster University's Department of Pediatrics share the past, present, and future directions of an international child health partnership with Guyana Pediatrics. Speakers: Drs.…

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Building Bridges to Better Care, Child Health and Development | May 20, 2021

Dr. Jan Willem Gorter. Pediatric Physiatrist, Professor of Pediatrics and associate member in the School of Rehabilitation Science at McMaster University. He is Director of CanChild and holds the…

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