2015 Retreat Highlights

12th Annual ACHORD Retreat
March 19-20, 2015
Banff, AB


ACHORD hosts a research retreat each spring in the beautiful setting of Banff, Alberta. This venue enables investigators, trainees, research staff and invited guests to exchange ideas, present their research, and get to know one another in a relaxed and informal environment.

The 12th Annual ACHORD Retreat was smaller than normal but still a huge success and a lot of fun! Thank you to everyone that attended and participated in this event. Click here for the Agenda.

2015 Retreat Highlights

Accolades

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Dinner 1

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Dinner 2

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Chris

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Dean RADAR

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Hayford

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Jenelle

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Lisa RADAR

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Meeting 1

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Meeting 2

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Meeting 3

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Qendresa

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Dinner 3

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Sal RADAR

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Sandra

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Sonia

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Steve

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Dinner 4

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Travis

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Dinner 5

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Dinner 6

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Dinner 7

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Welcome


  • Introduction of Attendees, Jeff Johnson

 


Research Plans


  • RADAR Presentation, Dean Eurich and Lisa Wozniak, University of Alberta, Sal Samanani, OKAKI

  • The Alberta Gestational Diabetes Priority Setting Partnership Project, Sandra Rees, University of Alberta

 

Accolades


  • ACHORD Accolades, Dean Eurich

Student Project Presentations

  • Enhancing glycemic index knowledge and application among adults with Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus, Hayford Avedzi, University of Alberta

  • Depression is a Negative Prognostic Factor for 30 Day Readmission or Mortality in Patients Discharged from General Internal Medicine Wards: A Multi-Site Prospective Study, Jenelle Pederson, University of Alberta

  • Does a simple screening tool change diabetes risk management in Seniors? Travis Featherstone, University of Alberta

  • GDM and Mental Illness, Qendresa Beka, University of Alberta

  • Physical Activity & Health Related Quality of Life in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes, Danielle Thiel, University of Alberta

  • Metformin and Proton Pump Inhibitors, Chris Chen, University of Alberta

Project Updates


  • Environmental Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes: Just a Puff of Smoke? Sonia Butalia, University of Calgary

  • Alberta's Caring for Diabetes Project, Jeff Johnson, University of Alberta

  • HEALD-PCN - Healthy Eating and Active Living for Diabetes in Primary Care Networks, Steve Johnson, Athabasca University

Closing Comments

    • Jeff Johnson

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