Pediatric Research Day

The Department of Pediatrics is proud to announce the fifth annual Pediatrics Research Day. The purpose of this event is to showcase research by staff and learners in the Department of Pediatrics. The day is open to all members of the Department of Pediatrics and staff of affiliated hospitals.

Research will be presented by a mix of faculty and students; you are encouraged to submit your best abstracts for consideration.

Date: May 16, 2018

Time:  8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Location: Edmonton Clinic Health Academy - 11405 87 Avenue

Keynote Speaker: This year we welcome our keynote speaker Dr. Patrick McGrath. Dr. McGrath is a professor in the Department of Psychology at Dalhousie University. More information will be available soon.


Registration is now open; please fill out the form below. Registration closes May 10, 2018.

Pediatric Research Day 2018 - Registration Form

Abstract Submission

Please submit your abstracts no later than April 6, 2018. The abstract must be submitted in English and formatted in a Word document as follows:

  • The abstract should contain in the following order:
    • TITLE

  • Text of abstract: keep abbreviations to a minimum (and define when first used)
  • Maximum length: 400 words
  • Abstracts should represent original research that has been completed or is currently underway by faculty members, residents, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research or hospital staff (previously submitted work is acceptable).

    UAlberta abstract applicants - submit here.

    External/Non-UAlberta abstract applicants - submit here.

Event Schedule

  • Pediatric Research Day 2018 schedule will be posted once it is available.