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Decision-making and tracheostomy: How our values, biases and hopes inform the choices we make | Dr. Erin Kwolek | Feb 22nd, 2024

Dr. Erin Kwolek is a staff pediatric palliative care physician at Roger Neilson House and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario. She is also trained and has worked as a pediatric…

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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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Medical assistance in dying: Update and implications for pediatrics | Dr. Andrea Frolic | Feb 8th, 2024

Andrea Frolic, PhD, is the Director of the Program for Ethics and Care Ecologies (PEaCE) at HHS, which includes Ethics, MAiD, Psycho-Spiritual Care and Resilience/Trauma support for…

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“Youth reflections and perspectives on healthcare experiences” | Panel of Youth from McMaster Children’s Youth Advisory Council | February 1, 2024

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It’s not SHADY, It’s a New Approach! From HEADSSS to SSHADESS (with an emphasis on EDI) | Dr. Natasha Johnson and Dr. Trish Tulloch | January 18, 2024

Dr. Trish Tulloch is an Adolescent Medicine Specialist in the Division of Adolescent Medicine and Assistant Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto. Dr. Tulloch…

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The Growing Field of Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension | Dr. Sarah Pradhan | January 11, 2024

Dr. Sarah Pradhan received her MD degree at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, and completed her Pediatrics Residency at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She then completed…

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Navigating the blind spots of drug therapy in Neonates, 5-year experience of MCH Neonatal Clinical Pharmacology Working Group | Dr. Samira Samiee-Zafarghandy | January 4, 2024

Dr. Samira Samiee-Zafarghandy is an Associate Professor for the Department of Pediatrics and neonatologist at McMaster Children's Hospital.In this week's first core session of 2024, Dr.…

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"Examining and Supporting the Intersectional Needs of Refugee and Newcomer Children in Canadian Healthcare" | Dr. Sukaina Dada | December 7, 2023

Dr. Sukaina Dada has been working to improve children’s health and wellness for over 15 years. She focuses on addressing health disparities faced by racialized and newcomer children with…

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The role of a Paediatrician in grief: What children wonder and how to respond | Dr. Joanna Humphreys | December 14, 2023

Dr. Joanna Humphreys is a pediatrician in our Palliative Care Division and our QOLA Team. Dr. Humphreys studied at Oxford University in England, where she completed her bachelor's in…

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The role of a Paediatrician in grief: What children wonder and how to respond | Dr. Joanna Humphreys | December 14, 2023

Dr. Joanna Humphreys is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Pediatrics and pediatric palliative care physician at McMaster Children's Hospital. In this week's session of Grand…

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Parenting children with cerebral palsy: Do we really need a lecture on this? | Dr. Peter Rosenbaum | Dec 14th, 2023

Peter Rosenbaum, MD, FRCP(C), DSc (HC), FRCPI Hon (Paed) RCPI joined the Department of Paediatrics at McMaster University in 1973, and became Full Professor in 1984. In 1989, with his colleague…

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Pediatric Asthma – A Review of Current Guidelines and Approach to Management with a Focus on Preschool Asthma | Anya McLaren (December 12, 2023)

Dr. Anya McLaren, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Respirology, discusses assessment, management and challenges of preschool asthma.

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Examining and Supporting the Intersectional Needs of Refugee and Newcomer Children in Canadian Healthcare - Dr. Sukaina Dada – December 7, 2023

Dr. Sukaina Dada has been working to improve children’s health and wellness for over 15 years. She focuses on addressing health disparities faced by racialized and newcomer children with…

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Stories from outside the walls: Parents of children with medical conditions speak about their healthcare experiences. | Dr. Kinga Pozniak & Anouk Lanouette Turgeon | November 30, 2023

Dr. Kinga Pozniak is a socio-cultural anthropologist and a postdoctoral researcher at CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research. She conducts research on the experiences of disabled children…

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Responding to rudeness and hate: Breaking these taboos in healthcare | Dr. Kevin Weingarten | Nov 23rd, 2023

Dr. Kevin Weingarten is a physician on the Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), in Toronto. After completing his residency in paediatrics, he went on…

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Exercise in Congenital Heart Disease | Dr. Adrienn Szabo | November 23, 2023

Dr. Adrienn Szabo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. She was born and raised in Hungary, and she completed her Pediatric Residency in Budapest. She worked as a staff physician…

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Caring for children and youth new to Canada: our role as health professionals | Dr. Lita Cameron, Dr. Laura Erdman & Dr. Andrea Hunter | November 16, 2023

Dr. Lita Cameron is a family physician in downtown Hamilton, Ontario and a Newborn Care Hospitalist at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, where Dr. Cameron is a clinical preceptor for Family…

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Optimizing care for children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia | Shamini Selvakumar & Jeffrey Pernica (November 14, 2023)

Dr. Shamini Selvakumar, Clinical Scholar, General Pediatrics & Dr. Jeffrey Pernica, Associate Professor, Infectious Disease, discuss care for children hospitalized with community-acquired…

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An educational outreach for neonatal neurological assessment: the experience and way forward - Dr. Ipsita Goswami | October 26, 2023

Objectives: 1. To discuss research ideas of faculty/trainees related to peds education research 2. To create opportunities for research feedback and discuss future directions 3. To create…

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Two Bite Brownie: "How to perform thematic anaylsis" – Dr. Elif Bilgic | October 26, 2023

Objectives: 1. To discuss research ideas of faculty/trainees related to peds education research 2. To create opportunities for research feedback and discuss future directions 3. To create…

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“TRIKAFTA” | Dr. Linda Pedder & Amanda Bartels | November 9, 2023

Dr. Linda Pedder is an Associate Professor within the Department of Pediatrics, Division Head of Pediatric Respirology and Director of the Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis clinic at McMaster…

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How to talk so families will listen and listen so they will talk | Dr. David Callen | Nov 9th, 2023

Dr. David Callen is a Pediatric Neurologist and an Associate Professor in the Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University. He has additional training in…

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