2020 Posters and Oral Presentations

Global Health Learning and Community Engagement

Family Planning in Rural Uganda: Evaluation of Soft Power Health’s Community Outreach ProgramGeneviève Fortin, & Kate ZinszerClick to watch
Use of mHealth interventions to reduce neonatal mortality in low- and middle-income countries: A scoping reviewSuad Ali, MSc, & Hasan S. Merali, MD, MPHClick to watch
Partnership is not ownership: Indigenous Peoples’ right to self-determination within sport for development in CanadaJulia Silano, & Dr. Tait-NeufeldClick to watch
Innovating for the User: Conducting a needs assessment for the development and implementation of eLearning at paramedical institutes in Kenya.Rochelle CarusoClick to watch
Working with indigenous community health workers to understand the obstacles in implementing micronutrients programs in EcuadorNardin Farag, Juana Morales, Luz Maria Conejo, & Alison Doucet MDClick to watch
Rapid Review: e-Mental health solutions in rural regionsMichele LeBlancClick to watch
Development of an e-Learning Mechanism to support a Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship Program in EthiopiaMax Solish, Roxanne Noronha, Asim Ali, Sadik T. Sherief, & Dr. Helen DimarasClick to watch
Bridging the Gap: An Innovative Approach to Global Health LearningAnne Xuan-Lan Nguyen, Lucille Xiang, Hailey Blanchard, & Radhika ChhibberClick to watch
Analysis of Literature for Postpartum Depression (PPD) in South Asian WomenHafsa Omer, & Dr. Roopali ChaudharyClick to watch
Talent Is Equally Distributed, Opportunity Is Not.Habon AliClick to watch
Analysis of chronic pain management in Canada and South AsiaHarjot Jesse SidhuClick to watch
Loneliness: An Emerging Public Health CrisisJuliana HaydenClick to watch
Building Capacity through Collaboration: McMaster University’s Role in the Saudi Arabia Postgraduate Medical ProgramAmelia BoughnClick to watch

Global Health Governance, Policy and Advocacy

Women’s empowerment in a context of free reproductive healthcare and family planning in rural Burkina FasoCamille Beaujoin, Alice Bila, Frank Bicaba, Véronique Plouffe, Abel Bicaba, & Thomas DruetzClick to watch
Gender Differences in Restraint Use: A Population-Based Cohort of Acute Psychiatric Hospital Patients in Ontario, Canada between 2006-2018.De-Oliveira, Polyana, & Perlman, ChristopherClick to watch
Assessment of social activities by ANC/ MUN Med Gateway for young adult refugeesNguyet Nguyen, & Dr. Shree MulayClick to watch
Pratiques et attitudes des utilisatrices de la planification familiale dans les districts sanitaires de Léo et OuahigouyaTiendrebeogo C, Bicaba A, Sermé L, Bicaba F, & Druetz TClick to watch
Transgender inclusion and representation in the humanitarian WASH sectorTanya NarangClick to watch
Addressing Mental Health Support and Literacy in the Bidi Bidi refugee settlement in Northern UgandaDeea K DevClick to watch
Assessing Barriers to eConsult Service Expansion in Northern OntarioJessica Morris, & Clare LiddyClick to watch
Global strategies to obtain informed consent or assent in research with individuals with sensory disabilities: A scoping reviewAbinethaa Paramasivam, Atul Jaiswal, Renu Minhas, Walter Wittich, Roxanna Spruyt-RocksClick to watch
Advocating for global health equity for female refugees: A paper comparing barriers in Canada and the U.K. in accessing sexual and reproductive health servicesHazel Dhaliwal, & Hasrat Grewal GillClick to watch
Refugee and Forced Migration: The Concept of ResilienceRasha MansourClick to watch
The Wild West of International Health in LabourBronson HaClick to watch
Expanding the BC Tripartite First Nations Health Plan Model to Inuit CommunitiesShiven Sharma, & Keshav SharmaClick to watch
Agent-Based Modelling in Global Health: An Analysis of Various Social Distancing Policies using COBWEBAdebisi Akande, Muhammad Ansar, & Matthew OliveiraClick to watch
Evaluation of a Participatory Video Pilot Program with People Accessing a safe consumption site for Intravenous Drug UseJanhavi Patel, Malik Zain Raza, Rachel Denman, & Selina DongClick to watch

Global Environmental Health, Education and Infectious Diseases

Combating Physician-Assisted Genocide through Anti-Oppressive Pedagogies in Canadian Undergraduate Medical Education to prevent Coercive Sterilization of Indigenous WomenErika Campbell BScH, MA, PhD Candidate, & Karen Lawford BScH, BHSc, MA, PhDClick here to watch
The Socio-Economic Effects of COVID-19 On Canadian YouthAsima Hudani, Cathy Jian, Celine Guirguis, Emily Nie, Katrina Artes,Linda Duong, Michelle Xiao, Mina Chong, Palak Agarwal, Sara Gehlaut, Rahma Osman, Ria Patel, Risheena Banerji, Valerie Shirobokov, & Vanessa WongClick here to watch
The flaws and required updates to Canadian public health law elucidated by COVID-19Sophie CampbellClick here to watch
Use of experiential learning in a spiral curriculum to improve learning of social accountability and global health in UGME: a curriculum proposalOliver Fung, & Yvonne YingClick here to watch
The impact of not breastfeeding on newborn infectious disease outcomes: a challenge to research design and methodologyPurva Mehta BMSc., MSc., & Dr. James Litch MD, DTMHClick here to watch
Neglected Tropical Diseases Global Health Advocacy: A Canadian PerspectiveRitika Bhattacharya, Prerana Rudrapatna, Babac Salmani, Leshawn Benedict, & Gordon ThaneClick here to watch
The Effects of Climate Change & Lyme Disease: An Assessment of the Canadian Federal Framework to Combat Lyme DiseaseMusaab Younis, MBBS, MPH, & Sydney McGillis, RN, MPH, MHIS(c)Click here to watch
Creating a student-led green shift in the healthcare system: a scoping review of initiatives and methods to make hospitals more sustainableYseult Gibert, Yousra-Imane Benaskeur, Sara Medina Kasasni, Nissrine Ammar, Florence Chiarella, Jeanne Lavallée, Anne-Sophie Lê, Maria Alexandra Rosca, Koorosh Semsar-Kazerooni, Tharaniya VallipuramClick here to watch
Applying equity-centered principles in an interprofessional global health course: a mixed methods studyLisa Stallwood, Prince Adu, Barbara Astle, & Annalee YassiClick here to watch
Investigating the Role of Community Health Workers in Providing Health Services to those Impacted by Extreme Weather Events in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Scoping ReviewKruti Patel, MSc student in Epidemiology, Chantelle Ramsundar, PhD(c), & Warren Dodd, PhDClick here to watch
Environmental concerns in racialized, migrant communities: Montréal’s Ilankai (Sri Lankan) Tamil communityKabisha Velauthapillai, & Jill HanleyClick here to watch
Vaccine Development in the Era of COVID-19Pranav TandonClick here to watch
The association between food security and health among people living with HIV/AIDS in IndiaSupriya AryalClick here to watch