CanVECTOR Events

Basic Science Symposium 2023

Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at 01:00 PM
Duration: 2 hours

Register to attend our 2023 Basic Science Symposium on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - 1:00pm-3:00pm (ET) showcasing exciting CanVECTOR funded trainee basic science / translational research followed by a keynote address by Prof. Patricia Liaw - McMaster University, on Immunothrombosis Research: From Bench to Bedside.

See the list of trainees / projects for presentation! In this collegial virtual forum, attendees are encouraged to participate through Q&A, voting, and more!

Trainees / Projects:

  1. Sean Carlin, MSc Candidate - McMaster University:
    • Mechanisms of Hyperglycemia-Induced Hypercoagulation.
  2. Ashley Clarke, MSc Candidate - University of Calgary:
    • Investigating the Duration of Hypercoagulability in Patients with Non-Operatively Managed Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures.
  3. Veronica DeYoung, MSc Candidate - McMaster University:
    • Characterizing Protease-Resistant ADAMTS13 Mutants.
  4. Nicole Morris, MSc Candidate - Queen's University:
    • A Pilot Study to Assess Feasibility of Evaluating the safety and Efficiency of a Simplified Diagnostic Approach for Pulmonary Embolism
  5. Lisa Yamaura, PhD Candidate - University of Calgary:
    • A Novel Multi-modal Approach to Quantifying Hypercoagulability and Platelet Activity in Patients with Metastatic Bone Disease After Orthopaedic Surgery.
  6. Yousra Tera, MD, PhD - Queen's University:
    • Novel Tools to Assess and Predict the Risk of Cancer-Associated Thrombosis in Women Undergoing Chemotherapy for Breast and Gynecological Cancer.
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