Program

9 a.m. Registration and Refreshments (Atrium)
Morning Session (Auditorium)
10 a.m. Opening Remarks
Kue Young, Dean, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
10:10 a.m.

Keynote Address: What is the status of precision health in Alberta in 2017?
Chris Eagle, former CEO, Alberta Health Services; Chair, Precision Health Working Group

11:00 a.m.

Panel Discussion: Precision Public Health

Moderator:
Lawrence Richer, Associate Dean (clinical/translational research)
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta

Panelists:
Tania Bubela, Professor, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
Daniel Muruve, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary
Cheryl Currie, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge

Discussant:
Larry Svenson, Executive Director and Provincial Health Analytics Officer, Alberta Health Services

Noon Lunch (Atrium)

Afternoon Session (Auditorium)

1 p.m.

Panel: Strategic Clinical Network in Population, Public and Indigenous Health

Moderator:
Kim Raine, Associate Dean (Research), School of Public Health, University of Alberta

Panelists:
Deb McNeil, Scientific Director
Laura McDougall, Senior Medical Director (Population and Public Health)
Esther Tailfeathers, Medical Director (Indigenous Health)

1:45 p.m.

Presentations: Selected recipients of meeting grants

Moderator:
Jillian Byrne, Director of Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta

Presenters:
To be confirmed

2:45 p.m. Coffee Break
3 p.m. 

Panel: Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research | Update and Future Directions

Moderator:
Finlay McAlister, Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta

Panelists:
Lawrence Richer, Joint Lead, Pragmatic Clinical Trials Platform
Hude Quan, Lead, Methods Support and Development Platform
Finlay McAlister, Lead, Data Platform
Ross Tsuyuki, Lead, Consultation and Research Services Platform
Dean Eurich, Joint Lead, Career Development Platform
Virginia Vandall-Walker, Lead, Patient Engagement Platform

4 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Rosmin Esmail, Director, Strategic Clinical Network Health Technology Assessment and Adoption, Alberta Health Services