UHN Clinical Epidemiology - Health Services Research Rounds

The UHN Clinical Epidemiology – Health Services Research Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

All our sessions are held at the following place and time; unless otherwise stated:

Place: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 10th Floor, 200 Elizabeth St, Rm 10EB240
Time: 1 - 2 pm

In addition, recordings to past ClinEpi Rounds 2017 - Current, containing recordings of full lectures, can be found below.


Dec 13, 2019 Title: SESSION CANCELLED by Matthew Castelo, MSc (candidate IHPME), Surgeon Scientist Trainee, St. Michael’s Hospital, General Surgery. Research Focus: Wait times and surgical outcomes in young women with breast cancer.

Jan 17, 2020 Title: Reducing the use of deep sedation for routine hospital-based colonoscopy by Colin Sue-Chue-Lam, MSc (candidate IHPME), Surgeon Scientist Trainee, St. Michael’s Hospital, General Surgery. Research Focus: Defining cancer risk in Lynch syndrome across MMR mutations.

Jan 31, 2020 Title: TBA by Douglas Cheung, MSc (candidate IHPME), Surgeon Scientist Trainee, Urology, Princess Margaret Cancer Care – University Health Network. Research Focus: To develop a conditional risk clinical decision-making and costing model for renal masses suspicious for malignancy.

Mar 27, 2020 Title: TBA by Lauren Lapointe-Shaw, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto; internal medicine physician, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network.

Apr 17, 2020 Title: TBA by Christopher Parshuram, MB.ChB. DPhil. FRACP, staff physician in the Department of Critical Care Medicine at The Hospital for Sick Children; a Senior Scientist in Child Health Evaluation Sciences at the SickKids Research Institute; and Professor in the Department of Paediatrics and faculty in Critical Care Medicine and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto.

May 1, 2020 Title: TBA by Romina Brignardello, PhD, Assistant Professor, Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University.