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Annual Neurosciences Research Day

2018 Information:

Date: Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Abstract Submission Deadline: Monday, September 17th, 2018 at 12:00pm to be submitted to

Abstract must include title, author list (with affiliations), complete structured abstract (introduction/background, objectives, methods, results, conclusion), and REB approval number (if applicable).

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2017 Results:

Oral Presentations:
1st place

Michelle Kameda-Smith: Investigating the role of the RNA binding protein, Musashi, pediatric medulloblastoma

2nd place
Leonard Verhey: The utility of external ventricular drainage in the management of pediatric patients with posterior fossa tumors and hydrocephalus: a matched cohort study

3rd place 
Simon Beshara: Characterization of atrial fibrillation in antithrombotic-related intracerebral hemorrhage

Top Poster Presentation:
Mary Tong: Factors influencing the development of anxiety among children with epilepsy in Canada

2016 Results:

1st place 
Siddharth Nath: Atraumatic versus traumatic lumbar puncture needles: A systematic review and meta-analysis

2nd place 
Merrick Fallah: The use of scalp EEG to identify focal cortical dysplasia in children

3rd place 
Victor Cheung: National survey of Canadian spine surgeons: Postoperative care and restrictions following lumbar surgery

Research Day 2016 Winners

 (​From left to right: Victor Cheung, Siddharth Nath, Merrick Fallah)  



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