Scientific Abstracts and Conference Presentations (2016 – 2021)

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  1. Serrano-Lomelin J, Matenchuk B, Smith GN, Davidge S, Chari R, Riddell M, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB. Pre-pregnancy overweight and diabetes, and their relationship with gestational hypertension and preeclampsia: a mediation analysis approach. SPER 34thAnnual Scientific Meeting. June 21-22, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  2. McLane P, Chen A, Ospina MB, McRae A, Hu XJ, Rosychuk R. Transitions in health care states for frequent and non-frequent users of emergency departments: a population-based retrospective cohort study. CAEP 2021. Winnipeg, Manitoba. June 13-16, 2021.
  3. Amjad S, Bartel R, Colman I, Ospina MB. The impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the socioeconomic well-being of Métis children in Alberta. 2021 Scientific Meeting of the Canadian DOHaD Society. May 31-June 2, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  4. Matenchuk BA,Amjad S, Rosychuk R, Bachman J, Rowe BH, Metcalfe A, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB.A retrospective cohort study of emergency department visits during the postpartum period in Alberta. 2021 Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. May 7, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  5. Serrano-Lomelin J, Matenchuk B, Smith GN, Davidge S, Chari R, Riddell M, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB. Pre-pregnancy overweight and diabetes, and their relationship with gestational hypertension and preeclampsia: a mediation analysis approach. 2021 Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. May 7, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  6. Amjad S, Chojecki, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB.Wildfire exposure during pregnancy and the risk of adverse birth outcomes: a systematic review. 2021 Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. May 7, 2021 (Virtual meeting). Best Flash Talk Presentation.
  7. Zhang C, Vishnu M, Dennett L, Hicks M, Ospina M, Alnouri G, Sataloff R, Hicks A.. The effects of treating underlying paradoxical vocal fold motion disorder on asthma in pediatric patients: A systematic review. American Thoracic Society 2021 International Conference. May 14-19, 2021 (San Diego. USA and Virtual meeting).
  8. Misita D, Ospina M, Atkinson S, Dennis C-L, Birken C, Bell RC. Interpreting dietary intake and quality of adults prior to conception: a new, easy-to-use questionnaire and assessment method. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  9. Moore LE, Voaklander B, Savu A, Yeung R, Ryan E, Chojecki D, Kaul P, Ospina MB.Association between the antepartum oral glucose tolerance test and the risk of future type 2 diabetes mellitus among women with gestational diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  10. Lau S, Livergant R, Sanni O, Paraktoon M, Desai V, Dennett L, Marani S, Hicks M, Walter J, Ospina MB, Kozyrskyj AL. Cesarean section delivery and neurodevelopment: systematic evidence for variation by birth events and cognitive phenotype. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  11. Serrano-Lomelin J, Matenchuk B, Smith GN, Davidge S, Chari R, Riddell M, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB. Pre-pregnancy overweight and diabetes, and their relationship with gestational hypertension and preeclampsia: a mediation analysis approach. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  12. Livergant R, Sanni O, Amjad S, Ospina M. The effect of peripartum oxytocin exposure on postpartum depression and anxiety: a systematic review. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  13. Matenchuk BA, Amjad S, Rosychuk R, Bachman J, Rowe BH, Metcalfe A, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB.A retrospective cohort study of emergency department visits during the postpartum period in Alberta. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  14. DeMarco N, Twynstra J, Ospina MB, Darrington M, Whippey C, Searook JA. Teenage pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes in Canada: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 2021 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. February 8-12, 2021 (Virtual meeting).
  15. Serrano-Lomelin J, Nielsen C, Hicks A, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB. Geographic inequalities of respiratory health services utilization during childhood in Edmonton and Calgary: a tale of two cities. 2020 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 4, 2020.
  16. Livergant RJ; Sullivan H;Amjad S; Sanni OB; Campbell S; Ospina, MB. The effect of peripartum synthetic oxytocin exposure on postpartum depression and anxiety: a systematic review. 3MT presentation. 2020 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 4, 2020.
  17. Sanni OB; Belon AP; Sullivan H; Dennett L; Seabrook JA; Ospina MB. Maternal Cannabis exposure during pregnancy and/or breastfeeding and early childhood outcomes: an overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. 3MT presentation. 2020 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 4, 2020. Third place in the Best Poster Presentation in the Postdoctoral Fellows Category.
  18. Livergant R, Polisena J, Sanni O, Matenchuk B, Amjad S, Dennett L, Zoric I, Haddad N, Morrison A, Jayaraman G, Kumanan W, Bogoch I, Welch V, Ospina MB. Canadian public health measures for SARS-CoV-2 targeting children during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic: a scoping review. 3MT presentation. 2020 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 4, 2020. Second place in the Best Poster Presentation in the Undergraduate Student Category.
  19. Livergant R, Polisena J, Sanni O, Matenchuk B, Amjad S, Dennett L, Zoric I, Haddad N, Morrison A, Jayaraman G, Kumanan W, Bogoch I, Welch V, Ospina MB. Canada-wide public health measures to reduce the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission in vulnerable populations: an environmental scan. Poster presentation. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry 53rd Annual Summer Students' Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 15-16, 2020.
  20. Rosychuk RJ, Chen A, Fielding S, Hu XJ, McLane P, McRae A, Ospina M. Characteristics of frequent users of emergency departments in Alberta and Ontario, Canada: an administrative data study. Lightening oral presentation. Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians 2020 Conference. Ottawa, Ontario; June 1-4, 2020 (Cancelled for COVID-19 Pandemic).
  21. Serrano-Lomelin, Hicks AE, Bakal J, Ospina MB.Geographic patterns of pediatric respiratory health inequalities in Alberta. Submitted to Western Canadian universities Big Data Health Conference (WCUC 2020). Vancouver, British Columbia, March 26-27, 2020 (Cancelled for COVID-19 Pandemic).
  22. Gaudet JC, Gabel C, Amjad S, Bartel, Belon A, Bradburn K, Cordingley C, James A, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB, on behalf of the Ehawawisit Team. Unsettling isolated places, voices, lives, and experiences: Advocating sovereignty for Métis women’s maternal and birthing wellness. Native American and Indigenous Studies Association 2020. Toronto, Ontario; May 7-9, 2020 (Cancelled due to COVID-19 Pandemic).
  23. Cordingley C, Belon AP, Bradburn K, Gabel C, Gaudet JC, James A, Ospina MB, on behalf of the Ehawawisit Team. Growing together; creating “trees of knowledge” to explore the lived experiences of Métis women in pregnancy, childbirth, and motherhood. Oral presentation. Indigenous Health Conference 2020. Niagara Falls, Ontario; (December 3-5, 2020).
  24. Voaklander B, Sanni O, Serrano-Lomelin J, James A, Bartel R, Cordingley C, Eurich D, Ospina MB. The burden of diabetes in pregnancy among Métis women in Alberta: a retrospective cohort study. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  25. Serrano-Lomelin J, Sanni OB, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MBon behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Prevalence and socioeconomic gradients of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy among Métis and non-Métis women in Alberta: a population-based retrospective cohort study. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  26. Cordingley C, Amjad S, Bartel R, Belon AP, Bradburn K, Gabel C, Gaudet JC, James A, Osornio-Vargas A, Voaklander B, Ospina MB, on behalf of the Ehawawisit Team. Understanding the experiences of Métis women in pregnancy, birth, and motherhood. Oral presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  27. Sanni OB, Serrano-Lomelin JA, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Colquhoun A, Ospina MBon behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Neonatal outcomes among Métis Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  28. Sanni OB, Serrano-Lomelin JA, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Colquhoun A, Ospina MBon behalf of the Ehawawisit team. The epidemiology of medical and obstetric outcomes of Métis women in Alberta: a population-based retrospective cohort study. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  29. Sanni O, Li JH, Rowe S, Woodman A, Bourque S, Ospina MB. The association between maternal iron status and anemia during pregnancy and iron status and anemia in neonates and infants: a systematic review. Oral presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  30. Amjad S, Chojecki D, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Association between maternal wildfire exposure and the risk of adverse Birth outcomes: a systematic review. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  31. Desai V, Lau S, Sanni O, Kozyrskyj A, Dennett L, Walter J, Ospina M. Effectiveness of prebiotic, probiotic, and synbiotic supplementation in pregnancy to reduce risk of maternal mental health disorders in the perinatal period: a systematic review. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff, Alberta; February 12-15, 2020.
  32. Marani S, Serrano-Lomelin J, Rosychuk RJ, Rowe BH, Chari S, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Metcalfe A, Ospina MB.Cost evaluation of emergency department use among pregnant and postpartum women in Alberta from 2013-2017. Poster presentation. Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada Ontario CME 2019. Toronto, Ontario; November 28-30, 2019.
  33. Serrano-Lomelin J, Amjad S, Hicks A, Giesbrecht G, Ospina MB.Joint effects of adverse childhood experiences on adult onset asthma. Alberta Respiratory Centre research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 28, 2019. Best Poster Presentation in the Postdoctoral Fellows Category.
  34. Sanni O, Serrano-Lomelin J, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MBon behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Ostetric outcomes among the Métis in Alberta. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019. Best Poster Presentation in the Postgraduate Category.
  35. Voaklander B, Sanni O, Bradburn K, James A, Eurich D, Ospina MB. Diabetes in pregnancy among Métis women: a retrospective cohort study. Poster presentation 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019. Best Poster Presentation in the Graduate Category.
  36. Serrano-Lomelin J, Amjad S, Hicks A, Giesbrecht G, Ospina MB.Joint effects of adverse childhood experiences on adult onset asthma. Oral presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  37. Amjad S, Chojecki D, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Association between maternal wildfire exposure and the risk of adverse birth outcomes: a systematic review. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  38. Lau S, Desai V, Marani S, Sanni O, Dennett L, Walter J, Ospina MB, Kozyrskyj A. Cesarean section delivery and neurodevelopment: systematic evidence for variation by birth events and impairment phenotype. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  39. Misita D, Aulakh S, Ospina MB, Bell RC. Prenatal nutrition care in Alberta: exploring women’s interest in dietetic services during pregnancy and dietitians experiences supporting pregnant women. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  40. Fellus S, Ospina MB, Chari R, Kaul P. Social determinants of preeclampsia in Alberta. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  41. Desai V, Lau S, Sanni O, Dennett L, Kozyrskyj A, Walter J, Ospina MB. Effectiveness of prebiotic, probiotic, and symbiotic supplementation in pregnancy to reduce risk of maternal mental health disorders in the perinatal period: a systematic review. Poster presentation. 2019 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 6, 2019.
  42. Serrano-Lomelin J,Sanni OB, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB, on behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Gestational Age at Delivery and Size at Birth among Babies of Métis Mothers in Alberta.Poster presentation. 11thDOHaD World Conference 2019. Melbourne, Australia; October 20-23, 2019.
  43. Ospina MB, Sanni OB, Serrano-Lomelin JA, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Colquhoun A, on behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Maternal and perinatal health among the Métis in Alberta. Poster presentation. 2019 DOHaD Satellite Meeting on Social Determinants and the Health of Indigenous Peoples. Darwin, Australia; October 17-18, 2019.
  44. James A, Adese J, Black K, Bradburn K, Chari R, Gabel C, Gaudet JC, Kumar M, Osornio-Vargas A, Rosychuk R, Voaklander B,Ospina MB. Applying a community consultation approach to understand the lived experience of pregnancy and birth among Metis Albertan. Poster presentation. 2019 DOHaD Satellite Meeting on Social Determinants and the Health of Indigenous Peoples. Darwin, Australia; October 17-18, 2019.
  45. James A, Adese J, Black K, Bradburn K, Chari R, Gabel C, Gaudet JC, Kumar M, Osornio-Vargas A, Rosychuk R, Voaklander B,Ospina MB. Applying a community consultation approach to evaluate mental and perinatal health outcomes among Métis Albertans. Poster presentation. 11thDOHaD World Conference 2019. Melbourne, Australia; October 20-23, 2019.
  46. Serrano-Lomelin J, Sanni OB, James A, Bradburn K, Crawford S, Bakal J, Ospina MB, on behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Gestational age at delivery and size at birth among babies of Métismothers in Alberta. Poster presentation. 11thDOHaD World Conference 2019. Melbourne, Australia; October 20-23, 2019.
  47. Voaklander B, Sanni O, Eurich D, Ospina MB. Diabetes in pregnancy among Métis women in Alberta. Poster presentation. 2019 DOHaD Satellite Meeting on Social Determinants and the Health of Indigenous Peoples. Darwin, Australia; October 17-18, 2019.
  48. Serrano-Lomelin J, Hicks A, Giesbrecht G, Ospina MB. The joint effects of direct and indirect adverse childhood experiences on the occurrence of asthma in adulthood. Poster presentation. 11thDOHaD World Conference 2019. Melbourne, Australia; October 20-23, 2019.
  49. Desai V, Lau S, Sanni O, Kozyrskyj A, Walter J, Ospina MB. Effectiveness of prebiotic, probiotic, and symbiotic supplementation in pregnancy to reduce risk of maternal mental health disorders in the perinatal period: a systematic review. Poster presentation. University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry 52stAnnual Summer Students’ Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 4, 2019.
  50. Black K, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Ospina M. Postpartum mental health disorders in Indigenous women: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Poster presentation. Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference 2019. Halifax, Nova Scotia; June 11-14, 2019.
  51. Krebs LD, Hill N, Villa-Roel C, Couperthwaite S, Ospina MB, Holroyd BR, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Piloting imaging-focused knowledge dissemination tools in Alberta emergency departments. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2019;21(S1):S91.
  52. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Couperthwaite S, Ospina MB, Holroyd BR, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Emergency physicians’ self-reported management of benign headache in Alberta emergency departments. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2019;21(S1):S90.
  53. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ushko D, Sandhar D,Ruske H, Couperthwaite S, Holroyd BR, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Do QR codes effectively engage patients in research while visiting the emergency department?. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2019;21(S1):S90-91.
  54. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Couperthwaite S, Holroyd BR, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Emergency physicians’ perception on engaging patients in their emergency department care. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2019;21(S1):S117-118.
  55. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ushko D, Sandhar D,Ruske H, Couperthwaite S, Holroyd BR, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Your emergency department journey: piloting a patient poster explaining the emergency department care process. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2019;21(S1):S117.
  56. Ospina MB, Chari R, Rowe BH, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Metcalfe A, Bachman J, Rosychuk RJ. Emergency department use during pregnancy and postpartum in Alberta. Podium presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 26, 2019.
  57. Serrano-Lomelin J, Sanni O, Hicks A, Belon AP, Crawford S, Ospina MB.The sex gap in the longitudinal trajectories of respiratory health services utilization in the first five years of life among neonates experiencing adverse birth outcomes. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 26, 2019.
  58. Voaklander B, Sanni O,Eurich D, Ospina MB. Diabetes in pregnancy among Métis women in Alberta. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 26, 2019.
  59. Cottrell-Callbeck A, Serrano-Lomelin J,Ospina MB, Field CJ, Bell RC, APrON Study Team, Brindley DN, Hemmings DG. Increased autotaxin throughout gestation in women who develop gestational diabetes. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 26, 2019 (Awarded 1stplace presentation for undergraduate student).
  60. Gaudet C. Dorion LM, Flaminio A, Ospina M. The wellness of Métis women and children. Poster presentation. 8thInternational Meeting on Indigenous Child Health. Calgary, Alberta. March 22-24, 2019.
  61. James A, Adese J, Bradburn K, Gabel C, Gaudet CJ, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina Mon behalf of the Ehawawisit team. Applying a community-engaged approach to evaluate maternal and perinatal health outcomes among Métis Albertans. Oral presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Mont Tremblant, Quebec; February 12-15, 2019.
  62. Voaklander B, Rowe S, Sanni O, Campbell S, Eurich D, Ospina M. The prevalence of diabetes in pregnancy among Indigenous women: a systematic review. Podium presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Mont Tremblant, Quebec; February 12-15, 2019.
  63. Cottrell-Callbeck A, Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB, Field CJ, Bell RC, Brindley DN, Hemmings DG. Increased autotaxin activity in mid gestation of women who develop gestational diabetes. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Mont Tremblant, Quebec; February 12-15, 2019.
  64. Ospina MB, Chari R, Rowe BH, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Metcalfe A, Bachman J, Rosychuk RJ. Emergency department use during pregnancy and postpartum in Alberta. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Mont Tremblant, Quebec; February 12-15, 2019.
  65. Sanni OB, Serrano-Lomelin J, Hicks A, Belon AP, Crawford S, Ospina MB. The sex gap in the longitudinal trajectories of respiratory health services utilization in the first five years of life among neonates experiencing adverse birth outcomes. Poster presentation. Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Mont Tremblant, Quebec; February 12-15, 2019.
  66. Ospina MB,Li JH, Rowe S, Woodman A, Chambers T, Bourque SL. A meta-analysis of the correlation between maternal and fetal hemoglobin in uncomplicated pregnancies. Poster presentation. Society for Reproductive Investigation 66thAnnual Scientific Meeting. Paris, France; March 12-16, 2019.
  67. Bourque SL, Kokotilo M, Woodman A, Kim SH, Gragasin FS, Ospina MB. Maternal hemoglobin status and its relationship to cord blood hemoglobin levels and placental weights. Poster presentation. Society for Reproductive Investigation 66thAnnual Scientific Meeting. Paris, France; March 12-16, 2019.
  68. Cotrell-Callbeck A, Serrano-Lomelin J,Ospina MB, Field C, Bell R, Brindley DN, Hemmings DG. Increased autotaxin activity in early to mid gestation of women who develop gestational diabetes or preeclampsia. Poster presentation. Society for Reproductive Investigation 66thAnnual Scientific Meeting. Paris, France; March 12-16, 2019.
  69. Amjad S,Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Area of residence, socioeconomic status and risk of adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent mothers. Poster presentation. Society for Reproductive Investigation 66thAnnual Scientific Meeting. Paris, France; March 12-16, 2019.
  70. Stickland MK, Michas M, Bhutani M, Deuchar L, Graham J, Ospina MB, et al. Effect of a standardized COPD discharge bundle on patient care, 30-day readmissions and length of stay. Poster presentation. American Thoracic Society Conference. Dallas, Texas; May 17-22, 2019.
  71. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Alexiu CJ, Holroyd BR, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. An epidemiological exploration of acute asthma presentations to emergency departments and physician imaging practices in Alberta. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):5.
  72. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Holroyd BR, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Exploring emergency physicians’ self-reported management of acute asthma in the emergency department. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):6.
  73. Krebs LD, Hill N, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Holroyd BR, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Project Team. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):44.
  74. Belon AP, Serrano-Lomelin JA, Nykiforuk C, Ospina MB. The impact of maternal material and social deprivation on the use of emergency department visits for pneumonia and influenza in early childhood. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):33.
  75. Serrano-Lomelin JA, Belon AP, Nykiforuk C, Ospina MB. Health inequality patterns in respiratory diseases during early childhood: a population-based study in Alberta, Canada. Poster presentation. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):32-33.
  76. Ospina MB, Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Hicks A, Johnson D, Osornio-Vargas A, Crawford S, Bakal J. Longitudinal trajectories of respiratory health services utilization in the first 5 years of life among neonates experiencing adverse birth outcomes. Poster presentation. 12thCanadian Respiratory Conference. Ottawa, Ontario; April 11-13, 2019.
  77. Stickland MK, Michas M, Bhutani M, Deuchar L, Graham J, Ospina MB, et al. Effect of a standardized COPD discharge bundle on patient care, 30-day readmissions and length of stay. Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine2019;3(Supp 1):31.
  78. Ospina MB, Kokotilo M, Woodman A, Kim SH,Gragasin FS, Bourque SL. Fetal hemoglobin status and its relationship to maternal hemoglobin and placental weights. Poster presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018.
  79. Rowe S, Li JH, Woodman A, Bourque S, Ospina MB. Asystematicreviewofthe association between maternal iron status and anemia during pregnancy and iron status and anemia in neonates and infants. Poster presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018.
  80. Belon AP, Serrano-Lomelin JA, Nykiforuk C, Ospina MB. The impact of maternal material and social deprivation on the use of emergency department visits for pneumonia and influenza in early childhood. Poster presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018.
  81. Serrano-Lomelin JA, Belon AP, Nykiforuk C, Ospina MB. Health inequality patterns in respiratory diseases during early childhood: a population-based study in Alberta, Canada. Poster presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018.
  82. Voaklander B, Rowe S, Campbell S, Eurich D, Ospina MB. The prevalence of diabetes in pregnancy among Indigenous women: a systematic review. Oral presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018
  83. Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Area of residence, socioeconomic status and the risk of adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies. Oral presentation. 2018 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 24, 2018 (Awarded best oral presentation for graduate student).
  84. Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Area of residence, socioeconomic status and the risk of adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies. Poster presentation. This is Public Health Week. Edmonton, Alberta; November 5-9, 2018.
  85. Voaklander B, Rowe S, Campbell S, Ulrich D, Ospina MB. The prevalence of diabetes in pregnancy among Indigenous women: a systematic review. Poster presentation. This is Public Health Week. Edmonton, Alberta; November 5-9, 2018 (Awarded the Douglas R. Wilson Award for outstanding poster presentation).
  86. Li JH, Rowe S, Woodman A, Bourque S, Ospina MB. Asystematicreviewofthe association between maternal iron status and anemia during pregnancy and iron status and anemia in neonates and infants. Poster presentation. University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry 51stAnnual Summer Students’ Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 12, 2018.
  87. Metcalfe A, Brown P, McMorris C, Chaput K, Ospina M, Ramage K, Chari R, Wilson D. Impact of clinical subtypes of preterm birth on child health and development. International Journal of Population Data Science2018;3(3):066
  88. Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Crawford S, Bakal J, Hicks A, Johnson DW, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Early childhood respiratory morbidity and health services utilization in children born preterm or small and large for gestational age. International Journal of Population Data Science2018;3(3):128.
  89. Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Crawford S, Hicks A, Johnson DW, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Early childhood respiratory morbidity and health services utilization in children born preterm. Poster presentation. Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland; June 18-19, 2018.
  90. Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Crawford S, Hicks A, Johnson DW, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Alterations in fetal growth and the use of health services for respiratory diseases in early childhood. Poster presentation. Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland; June 18-19, 2018.
  91. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Hill N, Kirkland S, Alexiu C, McLane P, Holroyd B, Ospina MB, Rowe BH. Developing a theory and data-informed intervention to influence emergency department management of two common presentations. Poster presentation. CAEP 2018. Calgary, Alberta; May 26-30, 2018.
  92. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Holroyd B, Rowe BH. Piloting a “chest x-ray for acute asthma” knowledge dissemination tool in Alberta emergency departments. Poster presentation. CAEP 2018. Calgary, Alberta; May 26-30, 2018.
  93. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Holroyd B, Rowe BH. Piloting a “computed tomography for benign headache” knowledge dissemination tool in Alberta emergency departments. Poster presentation. CAEP 2018. Calgary, Alberta; May 26-30, 2018.
  94. Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Crawford S, Hicks A, Johnson DW, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Early childhood respiratory morbidity and health services utilization in children born preterm. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20, 2018.
  95. Serrano-Lomelin J, Chari R, Crawford S, Hicks A, Johnson DW, Osornio-Vargas A, Ospina MB. Alterations in fetal growth and the use of health services for respiratory diseases in early childhood. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20, 2018.
  96. Frenette P, Crawford S, Schulz J, Ospina MB. Impact of episiotomy during operative vaginal delivery on risk of obstetrical anal sphincter injuries (OASIS) in Alberta. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20, 2018 (Awarded best oral presentation for postgraduate trainee).
  97. Black K, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Ospina MB. Prevalence of postpartum mental health disorders among Indigenous women: a systematic review.Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20, 2018.
  98. Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Serrano-Lomelin J, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Sociodemographic characteristics and obstetric and neonatal outcomes of adolescent mothers in Alberta. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20, 2018.
  99. Misita D, Ospina M, Jarman M, Jain V, Bell R. Exploring women’s interest in dietetic services throughout their pregnancy. Poster presentation. Food Maters 2018 – Taking Care is Our Business. Edmonton, Alberta; April 20-21, 2018.
  100. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Hill N, Kirkland S, Alexiu C, McLane P, Holroyd B, Ospina MB, Rowe BH. Influencing emergency department management of two common presentations: Developing and implementing a theory and data-informed intervention. Poster presentation. Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting. Toronto, Ontario; April 23, 2018.
  101. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Holroyd B, Rowe BH. Piloting a “chest x-ray for acute asthma” knowledge dissemination tool in Alberta emergency departments. Poster presentation. Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting. Toronto, Ontario; April 23, 2018.
  102. Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Holroyd B, Rowe BH. Piloting a Choosing Wisely® “computed tomography for benign headache” knowledge dissemination tool in Alberta emergency departments. Poster presentation. Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting. Toronto, Ontario; April 23, 2018.
  103. Ospina M,Karkhaneh Z, Rowe S, MacDonald I, Chambers T. Overview of systematic reviews and panoramic meta-analyses of the relationship between preterm birth and risk of asthma in childhood and adulthood. Poster presentation. 2018 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff , Alberta; February 14-16, 2018.
  104. Amjad S, MacDonald I,Chambers T, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Social determinants of health and adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies: a systematic review. Poster presentation. 2018 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff , Alberta; February 14-16, 2018.
  105. Rowe S, Karkhaneh Z, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chari R, Kumar M, Ospina MB. A systematic review of the measurement properties of indices of prenatal care adequacy. Poster presentation. 2018 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff , Alberta; February 14-16, 2018.
  106. Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB, Nielsen C,Kumar M, Osornio-Vargas A. Urban-rural variations in the prevalence of maternal risk factors for preterm birth and small for gestational age in Alberta (2006-2012). Poster presentation. 2018 Canadian National Perinatal Research Meeting. Banff , Alberta; February 14-16, 2018.
  107. Amjad S, MacDonald I,Chambers T, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Social determinants of health and adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies: a systematic review. Poster presentation. Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Symposium;University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Edmonton, Alberta; November 16, 2017.
  108. Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB, Nielsen C, Osornio-Vargas A. Urban-rural variations in the prevalence of maternal risk factors for preterm birth and small for gestational age in Alberta. Oral presentation. 2017 INSIGHTS Forum. Edmonton, Alberta; November 2, 2017.
  109. Amjad S, MacDonald I,Chambers T, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Social determinants of health and adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies: a systematic review. Oral presentation. 2017 INSIGHTS Forum. Edmonton, Alberta; November 2, 2017.
  110. Serrano-Lomelin J, Ospina MB, Nielsen C, Osornio-Vargas A. Urban-Rural Variations in the prevalence of maternal risk factors for preterm birth and small for gestational age in Alberta. Poster presentation. 2017 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 25, 2017.
  111. Amjad S, MacDonald I,Chambers T, Osornio-Vargas A, Chandra S, Voaklander D, Ospina MB. Social determinants of health and adverse maternal and birth outcomes in adolescent pregnancies: a systematic review. Poster presentation. 2017 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 25, 2017.
  112. Rowe S, Karkhaneh Z, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chari R, Kumar M, Ospina MB. A systematic review of the measurement properties of indices of prenatal care adequacy. Poster presentation. 2017 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 25, 2017.
  113. Karkhaneh Z, Rowe S, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Ospina MB. Overview of meta-analyses of the relationship between gestational age and weight at birthand respiratory health in childhood and adulthood. Oral presentation. 2017 Annual Women and Children’s Health Research Institute Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; October 25, 2017.
  114. Rowe S, Karkhaneh Z, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Amjad S, Osornio-Vargas A, Chari R, Kumar M, Ospina MB. A systematic review of the measurement properties of indices of prenatal care adequacy. Poster presentation. University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 3, 2017.
  115. Karkhaneh Z, Rowe S, MacDonald I, Chambers T, Ospina MB. Overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of the relationship between gestational age and weight at birthand respiratory health in childhood and adulthood. Poster presentation. University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Research Day. Edmonton, Alberta; November 3, 2017.
  116. Ospina M, Metcalfe A, Chari R, Osornio-Vargas A, Johnson DW. Identifying research priorities for perinatal epidemiology in Alberta. Poster presentation. Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health Annual Provincial Forum. Edmonton, Alberta; May 16, 2017.
  117. Woolnough B, Ospina M, Havelock J. Current practices in screening and management of Zika virus in Canadian fertility centres. Oral presentation. Annual Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Day. Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta; April 21, 2017.
  118. Alexiu C, Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal J, Jelinski S, Innes G, Lang E, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Team. Acute asthma presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: an epidemiological analysis of presentations. Can J Emerg Med2017; 19(S1): S69. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1017/cem.2017.178.
  119. Alexiu C, Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal J, Jelinski S, Innes G, Lang E, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Team. Headache presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: understanding investigative approaches.Can J Emerg Med2017; 19(S1): S45. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/cem.2017.112.
  120. Krebs LD, Alexiu CJ, Villa-Roel C, Kirkland SW, Gaudet LA, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal JA, Jelinski S, Rowe BH. Computed tomography use for headache presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: regional, site and physician level variation.Can J Emerg Med2017; 19(S1):S57. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1017/cem.2017.146
  121. Krebs LD, Alexiu CJ, Villa-Roel C, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal JA, Jelinski S, Rowe BH. Chest radiograph ordering for acute asthma presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: regional, site, and physician level variation. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2017; 19(S1):S55. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/cem.2017.142
  122. Alexiu C, Krebs LD, Villa-Roel C, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal J, Jelinski S, Innes G, Lang E, Rowe BH, for the PRIHS-2 Choosing Wisely Team. Acute asthma presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: an epidemiological analysis of presentations. Poster presentation. Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting 2017, Calgary, Alberta; Feb 27, 2017.
  123. Krebs LD, Alexiu CJ, Villa-Roel C, Kirkland SW, Gaudet LA, Holroyd BR, Ospina M, Pryce C, Bakal J, Rowe BH. Computed tomography use for headache presentations to emergency departments in Alberta: regional, site and physician level variation. Poster presentation. Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting 2017, Calgary, Alberta; Feb 27, 2017.
  124. Rodriguez-Villamizar L, Berney C, Villa-Roel C, Ospina MB, Osornio-Vargas A, Rowe B. The role of socioeconomic position as an effect-modifier of the association between outdoor air pollution and children’s asthma exacerbations: An equity-focused systematic review. Poster presentation. Canadian Public Health Association Public Health Conference 2016, Toronto, Ontario; June 13-16, 2016.
  125. Krebs L, Villa-Roel C, Ospina M, Holroyd B, Rowe BH. Developing a standardized knowledge dissemination tool for communicating the need for Choosing Wisely© in Alberta’s emergency departments. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine2016, 18(Supp S1):S101.
  126. Villa-Roel C, Ospina M, Majumdar SR, Couperthwaite S, Rawe E, Nikel T, Rowe BH. Considering perceptions of patients and knowledge users in the design of an emergency-based acute asthma educational trial. Poster presentation. CAEP 2016. Quebec City, Quebec; June 4-8, 2016.
  127. Waye A, Jacobs P, Ospina M, Stickland M, Mayers I. Economic surveillance for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Alberta, Canada. Poster presentation. ISPOR 21stAnnual International Meeting, Washington DC. May 21-25, 2016.
  128. Ospina MB, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Couperthwaite S, Oleszczuk M, Stickland MK. A delphi consensus study among clinicians to inform a discharge care bundle for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2016,193:A1110.
  129. Ospina MB,Mrklas K, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Stickland MK. Effectiveness of discharge care bundles for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine2016,193:A1107.
  130. Ospina MB, Oleszczuk M, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Couperthwaite S, Davidson M, Hall J, Lang E, Latoszek K, McDavid C, Peterson C, Thomson R, Stickland MK. Barriers and facilitators for implementing an evidence-based discharge care bundle for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine2016,193:A1111.
  131. Waye A, Jacobs P, Stickland M, Ospina M, Mayers I. Economic surveillance for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Alberta, Canada. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine2016,193:A2951.
  132. Hirji A, Zhao H, Ospina MB, Tikkanen J, Tinckam KJ, Singer LG, Chaparro C. Outcomes of suspected antibody-mediated rejection post-lung transplantation. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 36thAnnual Meeting, Washington, DC. April 27-30, 2016.
  133. Inskip J, Bendall C, Beck C, Ospina M, Roots R, Stickland M, Camp PG. Implementing pulmonary tele-rehabilitation: a scoping review and key informant synthesis. Rural Health Services Research Conference, Kamloops, British Columbia; Apr 25-26, 2016.
  134. Ospina MB, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Couperthwaite S, Oleszczuk M, Stickland MK. Is there agreement between patients and clinicians on the elements of a discharge care bundle for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?. Poster presentation. Canadian Respiratory Conference 2016. Halifax, Nova Scotia; April 14-16, 2016.
  135. Ospina MB,Mrklas K, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Stickland MK. Systematic Review of the effectiveness of discharge care bundles for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease discharged from acute care. Poster presentation. Canadian Respiratory Conference 2016. Halifax, Nova Scotia; April 14-16, 2016.
  136. Ospina MB, Oleszczuk M, Deuchar L, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Bhutani M, Couperthwaite S, Stickland MK. Care gaps, barriers and facilitators for the implementation of an evidence-based discharge bundle for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Poster presentation. Canadian Respiratory Conference 2016. Halifax, Nova Scotia; April 14-16, 2016.
  137. Waye A, Jacobs P, Ospina M, Stickland MK, Mayers I. Economic surveillance for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in Alberta.Poster presentation. Canadian Respiratory Conference 2016. Halifax, Nova Scotia; April 14-16, 2016.
  138. Rosychuk RJ, Zhang J, Leigh R, Cave A, Ospina M, Rowe BH. Sex-differences in the presentation and course of emergency department visits for asthma: does sex matter?. Poster presentation. Canadian Respiratory Conference 2016. Halifax, Nova Scotia; April 14-16, 2016.

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