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2017 William Ersil Resident Research Day

Pictured are Dr Sunil Patel (left), Dr Hernandez-Alejandro (center) and Dr Sulaiman Nanji (right)

The William Ersil Resident Research Day

Monday, November 20, 2017

The guest speaker was Dr Hernandez-Alejandro, Department of Transplant Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, who spoke on “Pursuing an Academic Career - the Importance of Personal Experience, Mentors and Training Experiences”

View the day's Agenda


Congratulations to the following Research Day winners!

Best Paper in General Surgery Award to Mercedes Pilkington for:

Quantifying Delays and Self-Identified Barriers to Timely Access to Pediatric Surgery at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital, Uganda
Pilkington, M. MD, Situma, M. MMED FCS Paeds Surg COSECSA

Best Paper in Orthopaedic Surgery Award to Mina Tohidi for:
COMMON: Complications, Outcomes, Morbidity, and Mortality of ONtario Hip Fractures
Tohidi, M, MD, Brogly SB, PhD, Lajkosz, K, MSc, Hall, SF, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Mann, SM, FRCSC

Best Poster Award to Faizal Kassam for:
Objective Assessment of Sensorimotor, Postural Control, and Gait in Patients with Cervical Stenosis
Kassam, F, M.D., Levy, R, Ph.D, M.D., FRCSC, Scott, S, Ph.D, Yen, D, M.D., FRCSC, Alkins, R, M.D., Ph.D, FRCSC

Best Non-Resident Orthopaedic Paper to Tiffany Lung for:
Factors Contributing to Glenoid Baseplate Micromotion in Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
Lung T BKin, Cruickshank D MD, Bryant T PhD, Rainbow M PhD, Bicknell R MD