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McMaster Child Health Research Day 2015 a Success!

On May 27, research in the Department was showcased with 27 posters presented by trainees and research staff; 5 trainee oral presentations; and one featured oral presentation by New Investigator Dr. Constantine Samaan.

Many thanks to:

  • Planning Committee members: Dr. Anthony Chan, Dr. Lucy Giglia, Dr. Sandy Raha, Joyce Obeid, Lindsay Akrong, and Elizabeth Fonseca
  • Judges: Les Berry, Vicky Breakey, Mark Ferro, Adam Fleming, Chris Fusch, Melissa Parker, Rajesh RamachdranNair, Elyanne Ratcliffe, Constantine Samaan, Brian Timmons, Gita Wahi



Top Poster Presentations
Trainee Category
Trainee Name
Supervisor
Poster Title
Master’s/Med Sarah Kanji Dr. Katherine Morrison Cold-stimulated supraclavicular skin temperature as a measure of brown adipose tissue activity and its relation to physical activity and body composition in 8-10 year old boys
Residents Dr. Anne Moffat Dr. Sandra Seigel Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: How do Finnegan scores change over time?
Fellows/PhD Maude Perrault Dr. Stephanie Atkinson Preventing osteoporosis from the womb: Will a maternal nutrition and exercise program in pregnancy influence bone status in early infancy?

 

 

Top Oral Presentation
Trainee Category
Trainee Name
Supervisor
Poster Title
Postdoctoral Fellow Adeel Safdar Dr. Mark Tarnopolsky EXERsomes induce systemic mitochondrial rejuvenation and ameliorate diet-induced obesity: Good things come in REALLY small packages!


 

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