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Agenda - Tuesday, April 6th, 2021


Time Agenda Item Participants
9:00 - 9:10 Welcome Remarks Benoit-Antoine Bacon, President and Vice-Chancellor, Carleton University
9:10 - 10:00 Keynote Address

Brent Moloughney, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Deputy Medical Officer of Health, Ottawa Public Health
10:00 - 10:15 Health Break
10:15 - 12:00 Session 1 - Mental Health and the Pandemic
Moderator:
  • Jennifer Phillips, PhD, Scientist, The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research
Speakers:
  • Jennifer Phillips, PhD, The Royal
  • Kim Hellemans, PhD, Chair, Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University
  • Shahbaz Syed, MD, FRCPC, Emergency Physician, The Ottawa Hospital
  • Argel Aguilar-Valles, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University
12:00 - 14:00 Virtual Student Poster Competition
14:00 - 14:05 Keynote Introduction Rafik Goubran, PhD, Vice President (Research and International), Carleton University
14:05 - 14:50 Keynote Address
Heidi Wood, President, CAE Healthcare
14:50 - 15:00 Health Break
15:00 - 16:45 Session 2- Medical Devices and Diagnostics Moderator:
  • John Campbell, PhD, Associate Research Fellow, Abbott Point of Care
Speakers:
  • Leila Mostaço-Guidolin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University
  • Jacques Albert, PhD, Professor, Department of Electronics, Carleton University
  • Sangeeta Murugkar, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Carleton University
  • Mojtaba Ahmadi, PhD, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Carleton University
16:45 - 17:00 Poster Awards and Door Prize Announcements, Closing Remarks