Research Events

DoM Research Day 2023

The Department of Medicine Research Day 2023 will take place from April 18-20, 2023 (virtual and in-person). The event will feature a keynote presentation, 21 podium presentations and 47 poster presentations from department members, residents, undergraduate students, research fellows, graduate students, and research associates.

Robin Urquhart, PhD, Keynote presentation

Associate Professor, Canadian Cancer Society (Nova Scotia Division) Endowed Chair in Population Cancer Research

Dr. Urquhart, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, is Scientific Director of the Atlantic Partnership for Tomorrow’s Health (Atlantic PATH), a Senior Scientist with the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute and an Affiliate Scientist at the Nova Scotia Health Authority. Focused on cancer care, Dr. Urquhart studies access to and quality of care, patient and family outcomes and experiences, and how to move research evidence more effectively into clinical practice and healthcare policy. Her research spans the entire cancer continuum, from primary prevention to survivorship and end-of-life care.

Award winners will be posted here after the event.