2009 Pulmonary Research Day

The Pulmonary Research Group held its 1st Annual Pulmonary Research Day on Wednesday, December 16, 2009. The Research Day included Poster Presentations by Residents, Fellows & Graduate Students in Pulmonary Medicine (Pediatric and Adult). The poster presentations were followed by the Brian J. Sproule Lectureship in Pulmonary Medicine by Dr. Douglas Bradley, University of Toronto. The event was sponsored by AstraZeneca Canada, Merck Canada Inc,Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline.

The mission of the Research Day is to promote, research, provide opportunities for collaboration and mentorship, and facilitate communication between faculty and trainees.

The following is a list of our trainees who were presented with awards for the 1st Annual Pulmonary Research Day, December 16, 2009:

Clinical Award
Names Pending (Shared)

Post-Doctoral Fellow Award
Ramses Ilarraza, Ph. D

Graduate Student Award
Christopher Skappak (Shared)
Lavinia Coltan (Shared)