Research Day 2017 Award Recipients

The 11th annual research day for Anesthesiology Pharmacology & Therapeutics was held on May 11th. We would like to thank all the participants and the people who helped make it a success.

Here are the award recipients:

Oral Presentations

Section Group Name Title
ANA 1st place Jason Wilson Peripheral Nerve Blocks at St. Paul’s Hospital: Results from a Quality Improvement Project on Outcomes and Complications
ANA 2nd place Terri Sun Usability Evaluation of Panda, a Smartphone Application Designed to Support Pediatric Post-Operative Pain Management at Home
PTH 1st place Steven Booth Combining micro-CT imaging and transcriptomics to find new therapeutics for small airways disease and emphysema in COPD
PTH 2nd place Yahya Asiri A new intraplantar hypertonic saline assay for repeatable rapid detection of effective analgesics without tissue damage in mice
















Section Group Name Title
ANA 1st place Michal Nowakowski

Adductor Canal Block: Comparing Single Shot versus Catheter for Pain Management of Total Knee Arthroplasty – A

Randomized Trial

ANA 2nd place Lucas Porto Determining the optimal patient position and needle puncture site for midline and paramedian lumbar neuraxial access utilizing an ultrasound based rendered 3D model
PTH 1st place Jade Yau A comparison of psychiatric illness, addiction and physical comorbidity in early versus later onset cannabis users