Research Day
Thursday, April 20, 2017 | 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Frederic Gaspard Theatre | Basic Medical Sciences Building
Research Day Program

Rapid Fire Presentations

1:00 pm
Dr. Gregg Tkachuk, Research Chair
Opening remarks

1:05 pm
Dr. Gillian Alcolado
Does Quick Start give patients a Head Start on treating their anxiety? Data from a large group brief CBT psychoeducational program

1:17 pm
Dr. Renee El-Gabalawy
A Novel Stress-Diathesis Model to Predict Risk of Post-operative Delirium: Implications for Intra-operative Management

1:29 pm
Dr. Trish Furer
Development of a Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Intervention for Perinatal Anxiety

1:41 pm
Dr. Elizabeth Hebert
It's Complicated: Intolerance of Uncertainty in Dating Relationships

1:53 pm
Dr. Maxine Holmqvist
Resources for Clinical Practice Guidelines in Clinical Psychology: An Environmental Scan

2:05 pm
Dr. Coleen Murphy
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with First Episode Psychosis

2:17 pm
Dr. Norah Vincent
Feasibility of Online Interventions to Improve Sleep After Traumatic Brain Injury

Poster Session (Brodie Centre Atrium)
2:30 - 3:15 pm

Keynote Address:
3:15 - 4:30 pm
Dr. Chris Bowie, Professor, Queen's University

Photo of Dr. Chris Bowie
Improving Cognition in Severe Mental Illness: New Methods to Promote Restoration of Functioning


Past Keynote Speakers

Changes in mental health with age: Is it the best of times or the worst of times
Dr. Corey MacKenzie
Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba

Investing in Children, Youth, Families and Communities: Priorities and Opportunities for Psychological Science and Service in Manitoba
Dr. Rob Santos
Healthy Child Manitoba

Beyond Statistical Significance: One Psychologist’s Discovery of How Qualitative Methods Can Enhance Research Programs

Dr. Diane Hiebert-Murphy
Faculty of Social Work, University of Manitoba

The Academic Clinician: Integrating research and clinical service as a professional psychologist

Dr. Lesley Graff, Dr. Maxine Holmqvist, Dr. Norah Vincent
Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University of Manitoba

Research Ethics
Dr. John Arnett
Chair, Health Research Ethics Board, University of Manitoba

The Manitoba Centre for Health Policy as a resource for research and service planning

Dr. Patricia Martens
Director, Manitoba Center for Health Policy, University of Manitoba