April 26, 2019
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Pre-Symposium Research Workshop: The ABC’s of Academic Practice: Putting research into practice
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Poster rounds and symposium welcome reception
April 27, 2019 from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm
Symposium: Technologist Led Research and Practice Innovation Presentations
The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
222 St. Patrick Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 1V4
Registration for the Friday Workshop is now closed, but we are still receiving registrations for the rest of symposium (Friday poster rounds/welcome reception, & Saturday oral presentations).
WAVELENGTHS2019 is comprised of a pre-symposium research workshop and a full-day symposium for imaging technologists to build their skills and showcase works-in-progress, quality improvement projects, innovations in practice and completed research.
2019 is our inaugural year for offering this research workshop and full-day symposium that recognizes the growing interest in cultivating quality improvement and research competencies among imaging technologists. Imaging technologists from all modalities are invited to participate as speakers and participants in what will be a dynamic opportunity for sharing knowledge and building professional networks.
Our keynote speakers include Ms. Catherine Wang, Vice President of Clinical Operations and Diagnostic Partnerships at University Health Network, Sinai Health Systems and Women’s College Hospital and Dr. Narinder Paul, Chair/Chief, Department of Medical Imaging in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London.
The symposium will also provide opportunities for students, researchers, patients, educators and health professionals, health service leaders, from all disciplines to:
- Share knowledge, ideas and best practices for imaging and service delivery
- Present current research interests, questions and findings
- Learn more about imaging scholarship and research happening locally, nationally and internationally
Ann Russell, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Annum Hoque, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Helen Kelly, University Health Network
Kate Savelberg, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Katherine Lima, University Health Network
Ling Yu, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Marc Potvin, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Marina Andric, Women’s College Hospital
Michael Comeau, University Health Network
Quyen Ho, Mount Sinai Hospital
Sheena Bhimij Hewitt, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Siew-Mei (May) Skinner, University Health Network
Susan Weltz, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Terenz Escartin, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN
Yili Wang, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre