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Save the Date for Research Day: October 4th, 2019


Dr. Patrick McGrath, OC, PhD, FRSC, FCAHS, is professor of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University and Scientist at the IWK Health Centre where he is a member of the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research and director of the Centre for Family Health Research.

Published August 3, 2019

After a successful debut in 2018, Research Day returns for another year.

The second annual Research Day will take place on Friday, October 4th at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (the Hospital) and will offer valuable information, skills-building and networking opportunities for anyone interested in health research. Research Day is proudly presented by the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute, in collaboration with the Hospital.

The theme for this year’s event is ‘Moving Research to Patient Care: From Bench to Bedside’.

Highlights of this event will include a special keynote presentation from Dr. Patrick McGrath (‘Translating Research to Patient Care’), a panel discussion (‘Using seed funding to leverage research for patient care’), research presentations, interactive workshops, poster presentations, lunch and networking.

For more information, and to receive updates on this event as they develop, please contact Lisa Niccoli at

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