Summer Student Research Program 2018 projects

Summer Student Research Program (SSRP) 2018 All students with Dr. Ravi Bhargava, Corporate Manager of Research (on the Right) and Dr. Ronald Heslegrave, Corporate Chief of Research (on the Left)

This year's specialties involved:

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Health Equity & Inclusion
  • Hematology
  • Medical Staff Office
  • Mental Health
  • Nephrology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Palliative Care
  • Paediatrics
  • Rheumatology

Research Study Title

Department

PI’s/ Researcher

SSRP Students

Has implementation of the Automated Early warning Generation Information System (AEGIS) at WOHS resulted in a reduction in rates of in-hospital cardiac arrest?

Critical Care Medicine

Michael Miletin

Lawrentina D’Souza
Shauna Jose

A retrospective chart review on the use of stents to maintain or re-establish vascular patency in patients attending Diagnostic Interventional procedures at William Osler Health System

Diagnostic Imaging

Jeff Jaskolka
Rosa Marticorena

Safa Sohail

The impact of Electronic CTAS (eCTAS) on patient flow, staff and patient satisfaction in two community emergency departments

Emergency Medicine

Naveed Mohammad

Lawrentina D’Souza
Shauna Jose

Design of an adapted C.A.R.E rounding model to reduce the incidence of falls on an Acute Care for Elders (ACE) unit

Geriatrics

Patricia Geerlinks

Rimaljit Kaur

Ioana Gheorghiu

Measuring the Success of Osler’s Cultural & Language Appropriate Renal Care (CLARC) Initiative for the Period 2014-2018

Health Equity & Inclusion

Gurwinder Gill

Kitty Balachandran

Rashiq Shahad

A satellite comprehensive care program for adult and adolescent sickle cell disease based in a community hospital

Hematology

Andrew Binding

Kristina Rajacic

Nistha Jaki

Physician burnout in a hospital setting: Developing support programs that improve physician health and wellness

Medical Staff Office

Arlene Webster

Frank Martino

David Koczerginiski

Corey Fletcher

Simrat Soni

Study of aggression control measures in a mental health unit

Mental health

Shailesh Nadkarni

Emily Verghis

Velislava Hristova

Study of antipsychotic prescriptions patients with insomnia in an inpatient unit

 

Mental health

Shailesh Nadkarni

Emily Verghis

Velislava Hristova

Peritonitis prevalence in Brampton Civic Hospital’s Dialysis Patients: A quality improvement project

Nephrology

Sandra Donnelly

Mahima Walia

Manpreet Sandhu

Satisfaction Survey Comparing Three Types of Peritoneal Dialysis Cyclers: A quality improvement project

Nephrology

Sandra Donnelly

Mahima Walia

Manpreet Sandhu

Validation of the PROMIS questionnaires in patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Nephrology

Istvan Mucsi

Mahima Walia

Manpreet Sandhu

Comparison of intraocular lens (IOL) calculation accuracy using Haigis and Barrett formulas

Ophthalmology

Sohel Somani

Soumya Sharma

Comparison of refractive effect of Femtosecond laser versus manual clear corneal incisions (CCI)

Ophthalmology

Raj Maini

Soumya Sharma

Developing a Nomogram for intrastromal limbal relaxing incisions using the Femtosecond laser

Ophthalmology

Eric Tam

Soumya Sharma

Comparison of IOL calculation accuracy between Pentacam, OPD, and IOL Master Keratometry

Ophthalmology

Hannah Chiu

Soumya Sharma

Qayim Kaba

Current state analysis of patient experience, patient satisfaction, and patient education metrics of patients who access the CW QBP surgical pathway for hip and knee replacement surgery

Orthopedic surgery

Megan Suddergaard

Ayme Cuervo

Jason Hann

Simran Kaur

Supporting bedside reporting process among nurses by adopting a bedside reporting checklist

Orthopedic surgery

Gagandeep Dhillon

Simran Kaur

Is a palliative approach to care provided for patients arriving from long term care facilities in the Emergency Department?

Palliative care

Amit Arya

Jessica Seegobin

Megan Raichelson

Use of Point Of Care UltraSound (POCUS) in a tertiary palliative medicine service

Palliative care

Amit Arya

Jessica Seegobin

Megan Raichelson

The patient and family perspective: level of satisfaction with the four pillars of the supportive palliative care program at WOHS

Palliative care

Martin Chasen

Anish Jammu

The WOHS cancer survivorship program effect on patient reported distress scores

Palliative care

Martin Chasen

Anish Jammu

Investigating the impact of implementing the ONC/PALL-HELP volunteer initiative

Palliative care

Bonnie Keating

Pratik Parmar

Factors Associated with Location of Death: A Retrospective Review of the Brampton Civic Hospital Palliative Care Team

Palliative care

Amanda Rosenblum

Shayda Ziai

Amen Awan

Topical Cannabis Based Medicines (TCBM) in wound management

Palliative care

Vincent Maida

Lydia Zomparelli

Direct Antiglobulin Titer (DAT) strength and hyperbilirubinemia in Canadian infants

Paediatrics

Ivor Margolis

Natasha Singh

Navjot Mann

Comparing provider approach to disclosure of marijuana use in pregnancy in the prenatal and immediate postpartum periods

Paediatrics

Gagan Saund

Natasha Singh

Navjot Mann

Early rheumatoid arthritis disease indicators, treatment, and clinical outcomes in South Asian and Caucasian patients

Rheumatology

Tripti Papneja

Lisa Denning

Siera Stampone


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