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Academic Research Day

London Joint Mental Health Research Day

Thank you to everyone who participated in the London Joint Mental Health Research Day!

The 2018 Academic Research Day was held on June 21, 2018 at the DoubleTree by Hilton. This year, the Department of Psychiatry joined with the Lawson Health Research Institute – Mental Health Group, Parkwood Institute Research – Mental Health Care, and Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care to host the London Joint Mental Health Research Day.

On behalf of the Department of Psychiatry Research Committee, we would like to congratulate the following award winners:

Best Poster Presentation by a Student/Trainee: Drs. Nina McCurdy & Kimberly Fielding - Evaluating TEACH (Tackling the Education of Adolescent & Child Health) in Psychiatry, a Pediatric Mental Health Curriculum for Family Medicine Residents

Best Overall Poster Presentation: Dr. Lena Palaniyappan - Aberrant Myelination of the Cingulum Bundle in Patients with Schizophrenia: A 7T MTI/DTI Study

Tom Hepburn Award for the Best Overall Oral Presentation: Dr. Elizabeth Osuch - Complexity in Mood Disorder Diagnosis: fMRI Connectivity Networks Predict Medication Class Response in Complex Mood Disorder Patients


If you have any questions, please contact Lindsay Cecile.

The program for the London Joint Mental Health Research Day 2018, including abstracts for each presentation, can be found here.