2016 Presentations

Title: Infections cause significant morbidity in children with acute variceal bleeding

Presenter: Marta Carneiro de Moura

Coauthors: Shiyi Chen, Binita M Kamath, Vicky L Ng, Simon Ling

Name of the event: World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Date: October 5-8th, 2016

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada


Title: Therapeutic drug monitoring of mycophenolate mofetil for acute graftversus-host disease prophylaxis in paediatric patients undergoing allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Presenter: Mandy Hung (The Hospital for Sick Children) 

Coauthors: BScPhm; Alicia Koo, HonBSc, BScPhm, ACPR, PharmD; Lee Dupuis, ACPR, FCSHP, PhD; Tal Schechter, MD; Shiyi Chen, MSc; Ekaterina Blinova, BScPhm, ACPR

Name of the event: Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists residents’ research night 2016

Date: July 21st, 2016

Location: Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy University of Toronto 144 College Street Toronto, ON M5S 3M2


Title: Breastfeeding duration, maternal BMI, birthweight, and sex are associated with differences in BMI growth trajectories in early childhood

Presenter: Catherine Birken

Coauthors: Eny KM, Chen S, Anderson LN, Lebovic G, Pullenayegaum E, Parkin PC, Maguire LM

Name of the event: The XIII International Congress on Obesity (ICO) 

Date: May 1-4th, 2016

Location: Vancouver, Canada


Title: Validating a Privacy Self-Audit Process for Clinical Research in an Academic Research Hospital

Presenter: Michelle Filice and Shaveta Beetan

Coauthors: Shiyi Chen, MSc.

Name of the event: The Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA)’s 25th Annual Conference

Date: October 2016a

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada

9. An Integrated Industry and Academic Conference for Clnical Trials in Oncology, September 24, 2016, “Biostatistical considerations in clinical trial design” Toronto, Ontario (30 Minutes)


10. International Workshop on Applied Probability, June 21, 2016, “Recursive partitioning method for personalized medicine development on cancer diseases” Toronto, Ontario (30 Minutes)



11. Data Science Platform Workshop, May 25, 2016, “Pharmacogenomic analysis on cancer studies: methodology and applications” Winnipeg, Manitoba (60 Minutes)

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