We are pleased to announce CAPMR contest results.

Oral Presentation Contests: The following recipients will present an oral presentation, of their abstract, during the 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Please join us in congratulating them during their oral presentation in Vancouver.

Contest Award Time Name Organization Oral Presentation Title
Resident Research Contest 1st 0820-0830 Heather MacKenzie Parkwood Institute, St. Joseph's Healthcare London Screening Adherence For Depression Post Stroke: Evaluation Of Outpatients, A London Experience (Sad People)
Resident Research Contest 2nd 0810-0820 Elizabeth Condliffe University of Alberta Potential Implications Of Contralateral Motor Response Absence In Bilateral Spastic Cerebral Palsy: An Exploratory Observational Study
Resident Research Contest 3rd 0800-0810 Ranita Manocha Parkwood Institute Vertical Overhead Motion In The Rehabilitation Of Elbow Lateral Collateral Ligament Injuries: A Biomechanical Study
Education 1st 0920-0930 Meiqi Guo University of Toronto Physiatry Residency Program ''Let's Talk About Sex''. Improving Sexual Health For Stroke Rehabilitation Inpatients: A Quality Improvement Project.
Case Report 1st 0910-0920 Adam Kassam Western University, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Parkwood Institute, St. Joseph's Health Care, London, Ontario, Canada Treatment And Rehabilitation In Erythromelalgia, A Novel Approach To A Voltage-Gated Sodium Channelopathy: A Case Of Burning Red Feet.
Systematic Reviews 1st 0900-0910 Shane Hoeber Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, AB The Accuracy Of Ultrasound Guided Versus Landmark Guided Intra-Articular Hip Joint Injections: A Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis
Original Research 1st 0850-0900 Cameron Cunningham UBC Department of Medicine, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Impact Of Critical Illness Polyneuromyopathy In Rehabilitation: A Prospective Observational Pilot Study
Original Research 2nd 0840-0850 Jeremy Fennell West Park Healthcare Centre Shoulder Retractor Strengthening Exercises To Minimize Rhomboid Activity
Original Research 3rd 0830-0840 Alto Lo Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alberta, Edmonton; HealthPointe Pain, Spine & Sport Medicine, Edmonton Honorary Authorship In Postgraduate Medical Research Projects
Paper of the Year 1st 1000-1010 Eldon Loh Parkwood Institute Cadaveric Study Of Sacroiliac Joint Innervation: Implications For Diagnostic Blocks And Radiofrequency Ablation.
Resident Essay Contest 1st 1010-1020 Pamela Joseph University of Toronto Impact Of Pre-Surgical Exercise On Pre- And Post-Bariatric Surgery Outcomes In Patients With Obesity

Medical Student Essay and Medical Student Research Contests: ($500 and a certificate. An abstract of the winning submission will be published in the Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine.)

Contest Award Name Organization Oral Presentation Title
Medical Student Research Contest 1st Jason Liang University of Toronto - Faculty of Medicine Exploring The Barriers To Physical Activity In Adults With Spina Bifida Cystica With Myelomeningocele
Medical Student Essay Contest 1st Jacqui Stone University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine Myostatin In Aging And Disease: A Promising Therapeutic Target

Honorable Mentions:

Contest Name Organization Oral Presentation Title
Resident Research Contest Bita Imam University of British Columbia Status Of Inpatient Rehabilitation For Individuals With Lower Limb Amputation In Canada
Original Research Christopher Huang PM&R Residency - University of Alberta Ulnar Neuropathies