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2020 E-Posters

Poster Winners: 

1st Place:

Title: First in Canada: A Comprehensive Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Patient Registry in British Columbia (BC)
Lead: Mike Bevilacqua
Team: Sharon Gradin, Janet Williams, Alexandra Romann, Dr. Adeera Levin, Ognjenka Djurdjev, Sanford Kong, Karin Jackson
 

2nd  Place:

Title: A provincial clinical network to support patients and families living with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) in British Columbia (BC)
Lead: Mike Bevilacqua
Team: Janet Williams, Sharon Gradin, Dr. Adeera Levin

 

1st Place:

Title: Composition of Immune Cell Subsets During Uremia           
Lead: Franz Fenninger
Team: Karen Sherwood, Vivian Wu, Paul Keown
 

2nd Place:

Title: GROW-CKD: Recombinant Human Growth Hormone Treatment in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease
Lead: Olivia Nguyen
Team: Kathryn Haubrich, Janis Dionne

 

Complete listing of posters:

Clinical Research
  1. Composition of Immune Cell Subsets During Uremia
    • Lead: Franz Fenninger
  2. KidneyLink and KidneyPro: Online resources to enhance patient engagement in kidney research
    • Lead: Alicia Murdoch
    • Team: Linnea Franson, Leah Getchell, Michelle Hampson, Alicia Murdoch, Graham Pollock, Ruth Sapir-Pichhadze
  3. The Kidney Check project in British Columbia: An initiative to bring kidney health, diabetes, and blood pressure screening to First Nations communities
    • Lead: Catherine Turner
  4. A new vision for nephrology trials in Canada
    • Lead: Alicia Murdoch
    • Team: Alicia Murdoch, Francois Madore, Dwight Sparkes, Karthik Tennankore, Hans Vorster, Rita S. Suri
  5. Precision and Computational Medicine Comes of Age in Nephrology
    • Lead: Karen Sherwood
    • Team: Sherwood,K., Lan, J., Allan, L. Lan J, and Keown, P 
  6. The Immunology Labratory: Leading the precision medicine revolution in transplantation and complex immune diseases 
    • Lead: Karen Sherwood
    • Team: Sherwood,K., Lan, J., Allan, L. Lan J, and Keown, P 
  7. Promoting Self-Management: Addressing the Educational Needs of New Hemodialysis Patients
    • Lead: Jill Hidalgo
    • Team: Richard Sawatzky, Jill Hidalgo, Christine Watson, Tanya Choy, Leilani Borja, Prachi Khanna
  8. GROW-CKD: Recombinant Human Growth Hormone Treatment in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Lead: Olivia Nguyen
    • Team: Olivia Nguyen, Janis Dionne, Kathryn Haubrich
  9. Lymphocyte Receptor Sequencing To Monitor Alloimmune Response: A Systematic Review
    • Lead: Paaksum Wong
    • Team: Paaksum Wong, Karen Sherwood, James Lan, Lenka Allan and Paul Keown
  10. Assessing the Vitamin D Status of Renal Post Transplant Patients at St. Paul's Hospital
    • Lead: Christine Adair
    • Team: Christine Adair, Simran Fairweather, Anja Webster, Erin Waters, Chelsea Bruce, Vanessa Lewis, Clare Bannon, Katrina Hsu, Sameer Desai
  11. Patient Experiences and Coping Strategies in Transitioning to Chronic Hemodialysis: The TraCE Study
    • Lead: Taylor Perry
    • Team: Taylor Perry, Connor Harrigan, Mercedeh Kiaii
  12. Impacts of Overdose Death on Kidney Transplantation in British Columbia
    • Lead: Caren Rose
    • Team: Max Xie, Sean Keenan, Yvonne Sun, Mel Krajden, Mustafa Toma, Caren Rose

Quality Initiatives

  1. Assessment of HeALth Literacy on Medication AdheRence and graft outcomes in Kidney transplant recipients (HALLMARK)
    • Lead: Angie Dhanda
    • Team: A.Dhanda, M.Leung, S.Kwan, A.Zienkiewicz, E.Waters, N.Wood, L.Young, C.Bannon
  2. Oral Nutrition Supplement Use and Nutritional Status among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease in British Columbia
    • Lead: Dani Renouf
    • Team: Michelle M.Y. Wong, Dani Renouf, Yuyan Zheng, Zainab Sheriff, Adeera Levin
  3. Optimizing Goal-Setting in Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Lead: Helen Chiu
    • Team: Chiu HHL, Hann P, Lee B, Saunders S, Freeborn G and Levin A
  4. Evaluation of Statin Use and Prescribing in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Not Receiving Treatment with Kidney Transplantation or Dialysis
    • Lead: Hilary Wu
    • Team: Mazen Sharaf, Hilary Wu, Karen Shalansky, Nadia Zalunardo
  5. Improving Assessment of Volume Status in Hemodialysis Patients Using Point-of-Care Ultrasound
    • Lead: Justin Dragoman
    • Team: Justin Dragoman, Chi Zhang, Marlene Johnson, DharmaPaul L. Raju
  6. KGH PD & NP Diabetes Management Project
    • Lead: Julia Schaefer
    • Team: Julie Loverin, Julia Schaefer, Jean Gibson, Debra Hignell, Christine Topley
  7. Intradialytic hypertension within the VGH hemodialysis population
    • Lead: K. Larmour
    • Team: K. Larmour, C. Harris 
  8. Bringin' It Home: Enhancing Modality Education and Peer-Patient Engagement
    • Lead: Kendra Pilcik
  9. Renal Supportive Care Clinic: A Pilot Project for Conservative Care Management at KGH
    • Lead: Lauren Gardner
    • Team: Lauren Gardner, Nicole Gorman, Marie Michaud, Paula Hann, Christine Topley, Joelle Wall, Connie Paterson, Erin Toplis, Julie Loverin, Karin Chand, Lisa Koski, Ryan Becker, Marg Daum
  10. Cross sectional study of medication adherence in a rural dialysis population in Northern British Columbia
    • Lead: Anurag Singh
    • Team: Matthew Miller, Anum Khalid, Lyn Johnson, Joanne Tabora, Khalid Bashir, Fareen Din, Anurag Singh
  11. A Systems-Level Approach to the Identification and Prevention of Medication Incidents Involving Immunosuppressant Agents in Kidney Transplant Recipients
    • Lead: Natalie Lesko
    • Team: Kaitlyn Sahlstrom, Natalie Lesko, Kim McDuff
  12. First in Canada: A Comprehensive Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Patient Registry in British Columbia (BC)
    • Lead: Micheli Bevilacqua
    • Team: Sharon Gradin, Janet Williams, Alexandra Romann, Sanford Kong, Karin Jackson, Ognjenka Djurdjev, Adeera Levin, Micheli Bevilacqua
  13. A provincial clinical network to support patients and families living with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) in British Columbia (BC)
    • Lead: Micheli Bevilacqua
    • Team: Sharon Gradin, Janet Williams, Alexandra Romann, Sanford Kong, Karin Jackson, Ognjenka Djurdjev, Adeera Levin, Micheli Bevilacqua 
  14. Seven steps towards a standard evaluation approach across BC Renal provincial initiatives
    • Lead: Sharon Gradin
    • Team: Sharon Gradin, Adeera Levin
  15. Transitional Renal Unit: a Patient Centred Approach
    • Lead: Marilyn Gaspar
    • Team: Marilyn Gaspar, Maricar Vergara, and Bincy Varghese
  16. An Ethical Framework for Dialysis Allocation: Balancing the Needs of Acute and Chronic Hemodialysis during COVID-19 and Beyond
    • Lead: Sarah Thomas
    • Team: Rachel Carson, Brian Forzley, Sarah Thomas, Nina Preto , Gaylene Hargrove, Alice Virani, Adeera Levin
  17. Patient and Family Engagement in BC Renal: What have we learned so far?
    • Lead: Koo W
    • Team: HHLChiu, W Koo, L Bennett, R Spensley, J Sadler, B Lee, G Freeborn
  18. Enoxaparin for perioperative warfarin bridging in patients on chronic hemodialysis: a retrospective study
    • Lead: Wynnie Lau
    • Team: Wynnie Lau, Hyoung Jun Kim, Renée Dagenais, Myriam Farah


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