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Vora J, Cariou B, Evans M, Gross JL, Harris SB, Landstedt-Hallin L, Mithal A, Rodriguez MR, Meneghini L.  Clinical use of insulin degludec.  Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2015 Jul;109(1):19-31.

Tobon JI, Reid GJ, Brown JB. Continuity of Care in Children's Mental Health: Parent, Youth and Provider Perspectives. Community Ment Health J. 2015 Apr 1.

Knight E, Werstine RJ, Rasmussen-Pennington DM, Fitzsimmons D, Petrella RJ. Physical therapy 2.0: leveraging social media to engage patients in rehabilitation and health promotion. Phys Ther. 2015 Mar;95(3):389-96.

Bonaca MP, Bhatt DL, Cohen M, Steg PG, Storey RF, Jensen EC, Magnani G, Bansilal S, Fish MP, Im K, Bengtsson O, Oude Ophuis T, Budaj A, Theroux P, Ruda M, Hamm C, Goto S, Spinar J, Nicolau JC, Kiss RG, Murphy SA, Wiviott SD, Held P, Braunwald E, Sabatine MS, PEGASUS-TIMI 54 Steering Committee and Investigators(Petrella R, member of Steering Ctte). Long-term use of ticagrelor in patients with prior myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med, 2015 May 7; 372 (19): 1791-800

Liyanage H, Correa A, Liaw ST, Kuziemsky C, Terry AL, de Lusignan S. Does Informatics Enable or Inhibit the Delivery of Patient-centred, Coordinated, and Quality-assured Care: a Delphi Study. A Contribution of the IMIA Primary Health Care Informatics Working Group. Yearb Med Inform. 2015 Jun 30;10(1).

Stuckey MI, Kiviniemi A, Gill DP, Shoemaker JK, Petrella RJ. Associations between heart rate variability, metabolic syndrome risk factors, and insulin resistance. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2015 Jul;40(7):734-40

Gavarkovs AG, Burke SM, Petrella RJ. Engaging Men in Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Programs: A Scoping Review. Am J Mens Health. 2015 Jun 30.

Jagosh J, Bush PL, Salsberg J, Macaulay AC, Greenhalgh T, Wong G, Cargo M, Green LW, Herbert CP, Pluye P.  A realist evaluation of community-based participatory research: partnership synergy, trust building and related ripple effects.  BMC Public Health. 2015 Jul 30;15:725. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1949-1.

Salsberg J, Parry D, Pluye P, Macridis S, Herbert CP, Macaulay AC. Successful strategies to engage research partners for translating evidence into action in community health: a critical review.  J Environ Public Health. 2015;2015:191856. Epub 2015 Mar 1.

Harris SB, Yale JF, Berard L, Stewart J, Abbaszadeh B, Webster-Bogaert S, Gerstein HC. Does a patient-managed insulin intensification strategy with insulin glargine and insulin glulisine provide similar glycemic control as a physician-managed strategy? Results of the START (Self-Titration With Apidra to Reach Target) Study: a randomized noninferiority trial. Diabetes Care. 2014;37(3):604-10.

MacNeil SD, Liu K, Garg AX, Tam S, Palma D, Thind A, Winquist E, Yoo J, Nichols A, Fung K, Hall S, Shariff SZ. A Population-Based Study of 30-day Incidence of Ischemic Stroke Following Surgical Neck Dissection. Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Aug;94(33):e1106.

Cheng I, Castren M, Kiss A, Zwarenstein M, Brommels M, Mittmann N. Cost-effectiveness of a physician-nurse supplementary triage assessment team at an academic tertiary care emergency department. CJEM. 2015 Sep 4:1-14. [Epub ahead of print]

Gill DP, Gregory MA, Zou G, Liu-Ambrose T, Shigematsu R, Hachinski V, Fitzgerald C, Petrella RJ. The Healthy Mind, Healthy Mobility Trial: A Novel Exercise Program for Older Adults.
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2015 Aug 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Gavarkovs AG, Burke SM, Petrella RJ. The Physical Activity-Related Barriers and Facilitators Perceived by Men Living in Rural Communities. Am J Mens Health. 2015 Jul 31. [Epub ahead of print]

Burke SM, Shapiro S, Petrella RJ, Irwin JD, Jackman M Pearson ES, Prapavessis H, Shoemaker JK. Using the RE-AIM framework to evaluate a community-based summer camp for children with obesity: a prospective feasibility study. BMC Obes. 2015 May 14;2:2. eCollection 2015.

Gavarkovs AG, Burke SM, Reilly KC, Petrella RJ. Barriers to Recruiting Men Into Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Programs in Rural Areas: Perspectives of Program Delivery Staff. Am J Mens Health. 2015 Jul 23. pii: 1557988315596226. [Epub ahead of print]

Stuckey MI, Kiviniemi A, Gill DP, Shoemaker JK, Petrella RJ. Associations between heart rate variability, metabolic syndrome risk factors, and insulin resistance. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2015 Jul;40(7):734-40.

Ilie G, Vingilis ER, Mann RE, Hamilton H, Toplak M, Adlaf EM, Kolla N, Ialomiteanu A, van der Mass M, Asbridge M, Vingilis-Jaremko L, Rehm J, Cusimano MD. The association between traumatic brain injury and ADHD in a Canadian adult sample. J Psychiatr Res. 2015 Oct;69:174-179. Epub 2015 Aug 8.

New Grants: Funding

Title: Development, implementation, and evaluation  of an internet-based behavioural sleep intervention and melatonin for children with NDD and insomnia
Principal Investigators:  Corkum P and Weiss S. (Co-PIs)
Co-Investigators:  Brown C, Constantin E, Godbout G, Hanlon-Dearman A, Ispiroglu I, Pavlidis P, Reid GJ, Shea S, Smith I.
Funding Source:  Networks of Centers of Excellence - NeuroDevNet.
Amount:  $939,900  (3 years)

Title: Insight Development: Examining the importance of dynamic risk factors for predicting recidivism and promoting change among domestically violent offenders.
Principal Investigators:  Scott K.
Co-Applicant: Heslop L.
Co-Investigators:  Jaffe P, Vingilis E, Hoffman R.
Funding Source: Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Amount:  $274,805 (3 years)

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Dr. Carmen NadalDr. Carmen Nadal

Dr. Carmen Nadal recently completed the Department of Family Medicine’s Master of Clinical Science program and graduated from Western at the Spring Convocation on June 11, 2015. While in London to celebrate her achievement, she sat down with us to talk about her experience in the program. (read more)

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Dr. Lemmese Al Watban’s education has spanned  over 15 years and two countries. After graduating with a MBBS (Bachelors of Medicine and Bachelors of Surgery) from King Saud University in 2003, Dr. Al Watban completed one year of an internal medicine residency program at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center. However she soon realized that the specialty wasn’t for her. (Read more)

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