The College of Medicine’s annual Emergency Medicine Research Day was held May 27th at the Regina General Hospital. A wide variety of research projects were presented and two Regina-based studies received special awards.
Dr. Amy Goodday and Dr. Jaime Bawden, supervised by Dr. Angela Arnold, won the award for Best Resident Research Project on the management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA). Mark Luba, a Phase B medical student under supervision of Dr. Sheila Smith was the winner of the Best Undergraduate Research Project award assessing changes in Emergency Department wait times after the implementation of a new intake model.
Dr. Payam Dehghani has been awarded a fellowship with the Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) Program from the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. The ELM program, a collaboration between the American College of Cardiology and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, was created to enhance leadership skills of physicians that will be called upon in the upcoming decades to confront the rapidly changing healthcare environment and its increasing clinical demands, according to Srihari S. Naidu, ELM program co-chair. For more information, click here
SHRF COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION DEVELOPMENT GRANTS
Letter of Intent Deadline: September 24, 2015
Full Application Deadline: December 1, 2015
Academic Health Sciences Day October 16, 2015
CIHR PROJECT SCHEME GRANTS
Registration Deadline: January 1, 2016
Full Application Deadline: March 1, 2016