WRTC - Seminar Series
 

Winter 2013 Seminar Series

Location: JS Outreach and Training, University of Regina, College Ave. Campus | Gallery Building, 2nd Floor Regina, SK
Friday 12:30-2:00 p.m.

January 18, 2013
Dr. Thomas Wilson, Professor, Department of Medicine and Director of the Saskatoon Center for Patient Oriented Research, University of Saskatchewan

Dr. Gordon McKay, Chair, Professor Emeritus, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan

Title: Patient Oriented Research: Challenges and Opportunities  AND  Ethical Conduct of Research: Where and How it Fits

Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Canada Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan

Reading 1 2 3 4   Power Point 1 2  Seminar Video

January 25, 2013

CANCELED

Dr. Amy Zarzeczny, Assistant Professor, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Regina

Title: Stem Cell Tourism: Research Exploring its Scope, Implications and Physician Involvement
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus

Readings 1  2  3  

February 15, 2013

Dr. Thomas Rotter, Chair in Health Quality Improvement Sciences, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan 

Title: The Impact of Integrated Care Pathways on Interprofessional Collaboration and the Organization of Care Processes 

Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan 

Readings 1 2    Seminar Video   Power Point Presentation

March 8, 2013

Dr. Colleen Flood, Canada Research Chair, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Title: Will the Constitution Privatize Medicare?
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus

Reading1 2

March 15, 2013
Dr. Nathaniel Osgood, Associate Professor, University of Saskatchewan
Department of Computer Science & Associate Faculty, School of Public Health and Department of Community Health and Epidemiology

Title: TBA

Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan

Reading 1 2 3     Power Point Presentation Seminar Presentation

March 22, 2013

Dr. Shanthi Johnson, Professor and Associate Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina

Title: TBA
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus

Reading 1  Power Point Presentation

April 5, 2013 Dr. Paul Ritvo, Senior Scientist with Cancer Care Ontario, Associate Professor, School of Kinesiology & Health Science, Department of Psychology,  York University

Title: TBA
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus

Reading 1 2 Power Point Presentation Seminar Video

 

ARCHIVED SEMINARS

Fall 2012 Seminar Series

September 14, 2012

Dr. Gerald Koocher, Associate Provost and Professor of Psychology, Simmons College
Title: They Pay You to Do That? Mental Health Coverage in the U.S. Health Care System
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus                            

Power Point Presentation  Readings: 1 2 3 4   Video Recording

October 12, 2012

Dr. Lilian Thorpe, Psychiatry and Community Health and Epidemiology, University of 
Title: The Length of Stay in Patients Presenting with Intentional Self-Harm to Emergency   Departments in Saskatoon Health Region, April 2001 to March 2010: Focus on Social Deprivation
Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan   

Audio Recording  Readings:1 2

October 26, 2012

Dr. Cory Neudorf, Chief Medical Health Officer, Saskatoon Health Region  Health Services       
Title: Increasing Equity in the Health Services: the Healthcare Equity Audit Cycle                         Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan                             

Power Point Presentation  Readings: 1 2 3  Video Recording

November 16, 2012

Dr. Carolyn Tuohy, Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Senior Fellow, School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto
Title: Dynamics of Health Policy Change in the United Kingdom the United States, the Netherlands, and Canada
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus                            

Power Point Presentation  Readings:1 2 3 4  Video Recording       

November 30, 2012

Dr. Brenna Bath, College of Medicine – School of Physical Therapy, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Examining Access to Health Services Among People with Chronic Low Back Disorders
Host: University of Saskatchewan
Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Building, University of Saskatchewan                              

Power Point Presentation Readings: 1 2 3  Video Recording

December 7, 2012

Dr. Greg Marchildon, Professor, Canada Research Chair, WRTC Site Director, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School, University of Regina

Dr. Don Philippon, Professor Emeritus,  School of Public Health and School of Business, University of Alberta

Amber Fletcher,Research Associate and PhD Candidate, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of   Public Policy, University of Regina

Title: Researchi Title: Researching Health System Leadership: A Case Study of the Shared Services Initiative in Saskatchewan
Host: University of Regina
Location: JSGS Window Room, Gallery Building, College Avenue Campus

                              Power Point Presentation  Readings: 1 2  Video Recording

 

Winter 2012 Seminar Series
January 20, 2012

Sonia Vanderby, Assistant Professor, College of Medicine and Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Saskatchewan

Title:  Applications of Operations Research in the Health Care Sector

Host:  University of Saskatchewan

Location:  Canada Room, Diefenbaker Place
Readings 1 2 3

 

February 3, 2012

Gloria DeSantis, PhD, Research Associate, Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit (SPHERU)

TitleSeeing Beyond the Formal Health Care System

Host: University of Regina

LocationOutreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus

Powerpoint Slides Readings 1 2

Audio Recording

February 17, 2012

Dr. Natalie Shiff, College of Medicine – Paediatrics, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Validation of Administrative Data Diagnoses of Chronic Childhood Arthritis in Saskatchewan

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Canada Room, Diefenbaker Place

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2

 

March 9, 2012

Erika Dyck, PhD, College of Arts and Science, University of Saskatchewan

Title: Just Say Know: Regulating Psychedelic Expertise

Host: University of Regina

LocationOutreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2

Video Recording

 

March 16, 2012

Marwa Farag, PhD, School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan

Title:  Analysis of the Nurse Labour Market in Egypt

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Canada Room, Diefenbaker Place

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2 3

Video Recording

 

March 30, 2012

Dr. Brian Hutchinson, Professor Emeritus, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University

Host: University of Regina

LocationOutreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus

Powerpoint Slides Reading 1

Video Recording

 

 

Fall 2011 Seminar Series

September 16, 2011

Gary F Teare PhD MSc DVM;  Director of Quality Measurement and Analysis, Health Quality Council

Title: Practicing the Science of Improvement in Saskatchewan: Studying outcomes and context in an evaluation of the Releasing Time to Care™ improvement intervention in Saskatchewan hospitals.

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Centre, U of S Campus

Powerpoint Slides Readings 1 2 3

Video Recording

 

September 30, 2011

Jeremiah Hurley PhD; Professor, Department of Economics and Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis,  McMaster University

Title:  The Response of Ontario Primary Care Physicians to Pay-for-Performance Incentives

Host: University of Regina

Location:  Outreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2

Video Recording

 

October 14, 2011

Nazmi Sari PhD; Department of Economics, University of Saskatchewan and research faculty at the Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Centre, U of S Campus

 

October 28, 2011

Gregory P. Marchildon; Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and Economic History,Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Regina

Title: Cost Drivers in Health Care: What is Really Going On?

Host: University of Regina

 Location:  Outreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2 3

Video Recording

 

November 18, 2011

Dr. David Poulin; Deputy Registrar, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan and former Vice President Medical Affairs, Saskatoon Health Region

Title:  Medical Administration and Self-Regulation: Examples of Emerging Issues Where Applied Health Services Research Can Help

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Prairie Room, Diefenbaker Centre, U of S Campus

 

 

December 2, 2011

Jo-Ann Episkenew, PhD and Carrie Bourassa, PhD: First Nations University of Canada and the Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre

Title: Rehearsing for Reality:  The Need for Innovation in Aboriginal Youth Health.

Host: University of Reginaa

Location:  Outreach & Training Window Room, U of R College Ave. Campus 

Powerpoint Slides  Readings 1 2 3 4

Video Recording

 

 

Winter 2011 Seminar Series
 

 

 

January 21, 2011

 

Presentation by Livio Di Matteo, PhD, Professor, Department of Economics, Lakehead University
Title: Health Expenditure Sustainability in Canada: Evidence from Expenditure Categories

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

powerpoint slides  Suggested Readings:   1  2

 

 

January 28, 2011

 

Presentation by Jill Strachan, Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)
Title: CIHI: The Difference Data Makes

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: EMAP, Education Building

powerpoint slides Suggested Readings:  1 2 3

 

 

February 11, 2011

Presentation by Cheryl Waldner, PhD, DVM, Professor of Epidemiology, Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Professor, School of Public Health
Title: Linking Health Service Utilization in Human and Animal Populations

Host:   University of Saskatchewan

Location:  EMAP, Education Building

 

 

March 11, 2011
***11:00-12:30***

Presentation by  Sara Allin, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto

Title:  Examining aspects of equity in Canada's health system

Host:  University of Regina   

Location:  Outreach & Training

powerpoint slides Suggested Readings 1 2

 

                

March 25, 2011

Presentation by Vivian Ramsden, Associate Professor & Director, Research Division, Department of Academic Family Medicine, UofS
Title: Participatory Research: Engaging the Community

Host:  University of Saskatchewan

Location:  RJD Williams Building

 

 

April 8, 2011

 

Presentation by Ted Tulchinsky, MD, MPH,  Associate Professor, Braun School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Hebrew University-Hadassah, Jerusalem
Title:  Health Services and the New Public Health or What are Schools of Public Health and Why are They Needed

Host:  University of Regina

Location:  Outreach & Training

Powerpoint Slides Suggested Readings 1 2 3 4
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Fall 2010 Seminar Series

 

 

September 17, 2010

***11:30-1:00***

Presentation by Dr. Claudia Sanmartin, Statistics Canada
Title: Waiting for Care in Canada – the Role of Health Services Research

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

September 24, 2010

 

Presentation by Dr. Nick Carleton, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Regina
Title: Healthcare Utilization in Chronic Pain Patients: Exemplifying the Role of Psychological Factors

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

October 8, 2010

Presentation by Dr. Raymond Tempier, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Saskatchewan; World Psychiatric Association Zone 1 Representative
Title: Epidemiology and Mental Health: What Large Surveys Tell Us About Mental Disorders and Their Treatment

Host:  University of Saskatchewan

Location:  Diefenbaker Centre

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

November 5, 2010

Presentation by Dr. Peter Bieling, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University and Manager for the Mood & Anxiety Services and Geriatric Services at St. Joseph's Healthcare

Title:  Transforming the Mental Health Program at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton: The quest for Evidence, Quality, and Accountability

Host:  University of Regina

Location:   Outreach & Training

Powerpoint slides

 

 

                

November 19, 2010

Presentation by Jill Strachan, Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) ***Rescheduled to January 14, 2011***
Title: CIHI: The Difference Data Makes

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

 

 

 

December 3, 2010

 

Presentation by Dr. Derrick Larson, Director of Research, Regina Qu’Appelle Heath Region (RQHR) and Dr. Elan Paluck, Research Scientist, RQHR
Title:  Highlighting Health Services Research in the RQHR

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

Winter 2010 Seminar Series

 

 

January 8, 2010

Panel Presentation by Fleur Macqueen Smith, Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit & Greg Basky, Health Quality Council
Title: Communicating About Research to Non-Academic Audiences

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

PowerPoint slides for SMITH   BASKY

 

 

 

January 22, 2010

 

Presentation by Dr. Lihui Zhang, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Regina
Title: Violence as a Socio-Economic Determinant of Public Health: A Canada-US Comparison

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

Presentation Poster

 

 

 

February 5, 2010

Presentation by  Kue Young, Professor and Chair, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, James Irvine, Medical Health Officer for three northern Saskatchewan health authorities and Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan & Greg Marchildon, Johnson-Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Regina
Title: Health Services in the Far North in the 21st Century

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

Powerpoint slides for YOUNG    IRVINE    MARCHILDON

 

 

 

March 5, 2010

Presentation by Dr. Donna Goodridge, College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan
Title: End-of-Life Care

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location:  Diefenbaker Centre

Powerpoint slides

 

 

                

March 19, 2010

Presentation by Dr. David Blackburn, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Adherence and Prescribing Patterns with the Saskatchewan Administrative Data

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

Powerpoint slides

 

 

April 23, 2010

 

Presentation by Thomas Bossert, Director, International Health Systems Program, Harvard School of Public Health
Title: Better Managing Public Health Care Systems through Decentralization

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Fall 2009 Seminar Series

 

 

September 18, 2009

 

Panel Discussion:

Dr. Allen Backman, School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan

Dr. Rein Lepnurm, School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan

Dr. Carl D’Arcy, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

Facilitator: Dr. Lisa Lix

Title: Panel Topic: What is Health Services Research and What Skills do you Need to Do It?
Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre
 

 

 

October 2, 2009

 

 

Presentation by Dr. James Daschuk, Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Regina

Title: A New Theory of the Historical Pattern of TB Incidence among Indigenous people in Western Canada

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

October 16, 2009

 

Presentation by  Laurence Thompson, Laurence Thompson Strategic Consulting, Saskatoon
Title:
Consulting in health system infrastructure planning: The role of evidence

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

Powerpoint slides

 

 

 

November 13, 2009

Presentation by Dr. Tom McIntosh, Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit and Department of Political Science, University of Regina
Title: Regionalization and Population Needs-Based Funding Approaches

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

 

 

                

November 27, 2009

Presentation by Dr. Heather Hadjistavropoulos, Department of Psychology, University of Regina
Title: New Cost-Effective Ways for Health Regions to Reduce the Burden caused by Depression and Anxiety

Host: University of Regina

Location: Outreach & Training

 

 

 

 

December 11, 2009

 

Presentation by Dr. Jay Kolra, Saskatoon Health Region and College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Patient Safety Initiatives in Saskatchewan

Host: University of Saskatchewan

Location: Diefenbaker Centre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Health Services Researchers for the Future

 

For more information call: Regina 306.585.5469
Saskatoon 306.966.8866

Johnson-Shoyama
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University of Regina
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Regina, Saskatchewan
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