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  • 20172017 FHS Research Plenary 2017


    Tuesday, May 16 - Thursday, May 18 Awards Reception: Wednesday, May 31


    Celebrating Excellence in the areas of graduate student and postdoctoral fellow health science research

  • Poster Sessions

    Oral Sessions

    Awards Reception

    Jan and Mien Heersink Reading Pavilion (Health Sciences Library, 1st floor)

    Jan and Mien Heersink Reading Pavilion (Health Sciences Library, 1st floor)

    Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery (Rooms MDCL 3020, 3022, 3023, 3024)

    FHS Research Plenary 2017


    May 16 10:00am - 12:00pm

    May 17 10:00am - 12:00pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

    May 18 10:00am - 12:00pm

    May 16 1:30pm - 3:30pm

    May 31 4:00 - 6:30pm Awards Reception - Wine & Cheese

    May 18 1:30pm - 3:30pm

  • Health Sciences Graduate Programs and Postdoctoral Studies


    Tuesday, May 16th, 10:00am-12:00pm

    Amanda Baskwill Health Research Methodology

    PhD Just Don’t Be Creepy: Male Massage Therapists’ Experiences of Barriers and Strategies for a Successful Practice

    Lindsay Broadfield Medical Sciences PhD Improving radiation response in hormone resistant prostate cancer with combined Metformin and Salicylate treatment

    Jennifer Cozier Rehabilitation Science

    PhD Associations Between Arterial Stiffness And Hemodynamic Response To Orthostatic Challenge In Individuals With Chronic Stroke

    Thilini Dilungahawatta

    Medical Sciences MSc Antibiotic Driven Changes on Gut Motility Suggest Direct Modulation of Enteric Nervous System (ENS)

    Joanna Dionne CIP (Health Research Methodology)

    PhD Diarrhea During Critical Illness: results from the DICE pilot study

    Sara El Zahed Biochemistry PhD Chemical-Chemical Combinations Under Nutrient Limitation Identify Unique Intracellular Interactions

    Wael Elhenawy Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences

    PDF Understanding the Adaptation of Crohn’s Disease-Associated Escherichia Coli to the Host Environment

    Alex Green Medical Sciences PhD Elevated Serotonin (5-HT) impairs brown adipose tissue (BAT) and 5-HT receptor blockade improves whole body metabolism

    Poster Presentations

  • FHS Research Plenary


    Herman Johal CIP (Health Research Methodology)

    PhD A cost-analysis of treatment strategies for comminuted 3 and 4 part proximal humerus fractures in elderly individuals: A comparison of conservative and operative management approaches

    Michelle Kameda CIP (Biochemistry) PhD Investigating the role of the RNA binding protein, Musashi in Group 3 medulloblastoma

    Matthew Leyenaar Health Research Methodology

    PhD Paramedic Lift Assist Calls - Outcomes and Interventions

    Crystal Mahadeo Neuroscience PhD Blocking Alzheimer’s-associated phosphorylation of tau protein does not affect tau-induced BDNF down-regulation in vitro

    Nancy Nashid CIP (Medical Sciences)

    MSc Predictors of loss to follow-up in HIV- exposed uninfected (HEU) children

    Siddharth Nath Biochemistry MD/ PhD

    Mutations in ataxin-7 and mitochondrial topoisomerase type I lead to ataxia without retinal degeneration

    Alexander Oberc Biochemistry MD/ PhD

    Investigating the role of antibiotics and adherent-invasive E. coli in the pathogenesis of Crohn’s disease

    Brendan Patterson Biochemistry MSc The Role of Paternal Obesity in Fetoplacental Development

    Madeline Simpson Chemical Engineering

    PhD Hydrophobized Microgels for the Delivery of Antipsychotic Drugs to the Brain

    Piyanka Sivarajah Biochemistry MSc Developing a tool for proteomic analysis of splicing factors associated with specific mRNA molecules

  • Health Sciences Graduate Programs and Postdoctoral Studies


    Allison Sohanlal Health Science Education

    MSc Prevalence of “Not Applicable” used in rating clinical skills of child life interns

    Laura Teague Nursing PhD Estimated Cost of Hospitalization for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury undergoing Stage IV Pelvic Pressure Ulcer Reconstruction

    Caressa Tsai Biochemistry MSc High-throughput screening for innate immune potentiators targeting the enteric pathogen Salmonella Typhimurium

    Kara K. Tsang Biochemistry MSc Complete prediction of antimicrobial resistance phenotype from genome sequence by expanded algorithms for prediction of antimicrobial efflux

    Umair Majib Health Research Methodology

    MSc Prostate Cancer Patient Perspectives on the Use of Information in Treatment Decision-Making: A Systematic Review and Qualitative Meta-Synthesis

    Scott Walsh Pathology & Molecular

    PDF Uncoupling of immunotherapy-induced tumor regression and on-target, off tumor toxicity via type 1 IFN inhibition

    Kimberly Young Medical Sciences MSc Targeting Glutamate in Prostate Cancer-Induced Depression

  • FHS Research Plenary


    Wednesday, May 17th, 10:00am-12:00pm

    Solen Abdulla Biochemistry MSc Investigating novel β-catenin signaling mechanisms in an embryonic stem cell model

    Gésine Alders Neuroscience PhD Emotional Conflict Task Performance in Individuals with Major Depressive Disorder and Healthy Controls

    Stephen Boulton Biochemistry PhD Free Energy Landscape Remodeling of the Cardiac Pacemaker Channel Explains the Molecular Basis of Familial Sinus Bradycardia

    Allison Brown Health Research Methodology

    MSc Is pre-clerkship the PRIME time for learning quality improvement? A mixed-methods study of early applications of quality in medical education to improve medical education quality

    Chad Brown Medical Sciences MSc Effect of Slow Synaptic Excitation on Myenteric Intrinsic Primary Afferent Neuron BKCA Channel Activity

    Bhargavi Duvvuri Medicine PDF Development of peptide immunotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis: Identification of T cell epitopes from citrullinated autoantigens

    Lisa Dyce Neuroscience PhD Examining the Predictive Association of Irritability with BPD versus MDD in Youth

    Michelle Heyer Nursing MSc Improving Residents’ Quality-of-Life in Long Term Care through Neighbourhood Team Development

    Angela Huynh Medical Sciences MSc Pathogenic Epitopes on Platelet Factor 4 Involved in Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia

  • Health Sciences Graduate Programs and Postdoctoral Studies


    Jennifer Kennedy Rehabilitation Science

    PhD A scoping review to explore how universal design for learning is described and implemented by health professionals in school settings

    Katherine Kennedy Biochemistry PhD Maternal diet-induced obesity is associated with altered fetal gut development

    Ghaidaa Khalifa Rehabilitation Science

    PhD Workplace Accommodations for Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Scoping Review

    Michelle Phoenix Rehabilitation Science

    PhD Parent Engagement in Child Therapy Services: The Journey to Child Health and Happiness

    Shreya Prashar Neuroscience MSc Role of Neurotrophic Factors in Bipolar Disorder: CDNF and MANF as Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets

    Maleeha Qazi Biochemistry PhD Therapeutic targeting of tumorigenic EphA2+/ EphA3+ brain tumor initiating cells with bi-specific antibody in human glioblastoma

    Nick Quinn Public Health MSc Provincial inequities of income-related informal caregiving

    Shivani Shah Global Health MSc Building a Comprehensive Framework: Optimizing Short-term Volunteer Experiences Abroad

    Kanwaldeep Singh Biochemistry PhD Mitochondrial dysfunction results in impaired adipogenesis and insulin sensitivity in obesity

    Anastasiya Slyepchenko

    Neuroscience MSc Changes in Biological Rhythms and Mood from Pregnancy to Early Postpartum in Women with Mood Disorders: Preliminary Results

    Kiho Son Medical Sciences MSc Fluid Shear Stress Modulates Eosinophil Function Including Adhesion, Morphologiscal Changes, and Migration

  • FHS Research Plenary


    Melodie Yun-Ju Song

    Health Policy PhD How are public health policymakers in Ontario making sense of vaccine misinformation on social media?

    John Vrbensky Medical Sciences MSc Do CD8+ T Cells Target Platelets in Immune Thrombocytopenia?

    Jennifer Wong eHealth MSc Quality and completeness of reporting of mobile phone interventions for lifestyle change: An assessment of randomized control trials

    Julian Yabut Medical Sciences PhD Absence of Mast-Cell Derived Serotonin Synthesis Attenuates Obesity and Metabolic Dysfunction By Potentiation of Brown and Beige Adipose Tissue Function

    Juan José Yepes-Nuñez

    Health Research Methodology

    PhD Developing Summary of Findings Tables in Network Meta-Analysis: A user testing study

  • Health Sciences Graduate Programs and Postdoctoral Studies


    Wednesday, May 17th, 1:30pm-3:30pm

    Alexandria Afonso Biochemistry PhD Modeling genetic determinants of early-onset coronary artery disease using patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells

    Rashik Ahmed Biochemistry MSc The Molecular Basis of EGCG-induced remodelling of Amyloid Beta from toxic to non-toxic oligomers

    Shaymaa Ba Armah Rehabilitation Science

    MSc Effects of physical activity interventions on overweight and obese individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis